Derby's street drinking problem: What is the answer?
More and more, this shameful scene of street drinkers blighting our city in broad daylight is becoming a common sight.
Sprawled outside St Peter's Churchyard early in the afternoon, the drunk and his friend are seemingly oblivious to the fear they and others like them can instill in passers-by.
In recent weeks the Derby Telegraph has been besieged with letters and comments complaining about the issue of street drinking.
Here we attempt to uncover the extent of the problem and ask what can be done to solve the issue.
Our reporter Isaac Crowson has approached key people including:
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