Going from pub to pub in a town and having one drink in each.
Being drunk and crawling out of the pub on your hands and knees.
Driving very slowly past each pub to decide which one to go into.
A large income compared to bills.
Very low interest rates on borrowed money.
The recession is not serious in the UK.
Sales of alcohol have decreased.
People are still drinking similar drinks.
People are spending less on drinking in the pubs
Hairdressing and beauty salons
Holidays in exotic places
Chains of restaurants
Overseas short trips
The main two-week holiday
Long haul flights