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Drink-drivers confess to a variety of tactics to avoid being caught - including chewing gum

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Over the years there have been numerous campaigns and crackdowns against drink-driving, but it appears that for almost a third of people the message just hasn’t got through.

24% of East Midlands drivers admitted to drink-driving and 36% admitted they don’t even know what the legal limit is, according to research by First 4 Lawyers.