City drinking culture

Sam works in the City of London for an insurance company, and is three years sober – a rare species, but one that appears to be growing stealthily. In the light of the Lloyd’s of London lunchtime drinking ban, here is her take on the City drinking culture, and the repercussions of alcohol in a…

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Drinking with clients

The biggest myth in the City is that you have to ‘wine and dine’ your clients. But really it is a hang-on from the 70’s when eating out was still novel. It is now 2017 so what has changed? Drinking alcohol is on the decline. That does not mean that people don’t drink, but there…

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Work Is the Curse of the Drinking Classes

One Club Soda member shares her story of going from office party girl to coming out as a non-drinker at work. Drinking life I went to a work function dinner on Tuesday and like many of these occasions they centre around wine choice, often that being the only choice of drink apart from tap water.  In my drinking…

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