Sir Anthony Hopkins talks about alcohol

I spent 16 years living in Wales, first on the Gower Peninsula near Swansea and later in the country near Cardiff. Beautiful places to live.

Two of Wales’s greatest actors had alcohol problems at some stage of their lives. Here is one, the man who appeared in one of my favourite films, Silence of the Lambs.

‘A North Wales Perspective on Grass Roots Recovery’ by PM

The inaugural 'AGRO Road to Recovery around Wales trip'  about to leave BangorBirth of a Recovery Organisation.
AGRO – what a strange acronym! It conjures up visions of difficult situations or awkward people. Perhaps those people that some services just don’t want to be involved with.

The truth is that AGRO stands for Anglesey and Gwynedd Recovery Organisation! A grassroots movement borne from the hopes and aspirations of a few dedicated workers in the field – all of whom are in recovery – and their wish to fulfil some of the principles that were coming across the Atlantic from already established movements such as Faces and Voices of Recovery.

The message we heard was loud! The message we heard was clear! Recovery is more than possible. It’s happening and it’s underway… NOW!

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Documentary Films

A selection focused on drugs, addiction, recovery, treatment and life [3 clips]

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