Beavertown UK to dish out 10,000 sachets of suncream to drinkers this summer

Source: Yahoo! Lifestyle, July 2023

Drinkers in beer gardens across the country this month will be offered ‘Oil Your Neck’ sunscreen sachets in a bid to encourage sun safety, especially among young men.

The number of people in the UK being diagnosed with skin cancer has hit a record high, according to Cancer Research UK, and melanoma cases have reached 17,500 a year in the UK, the highest since records began.

Skin cancer case rates among adults aged 55 and over have risen by 195 per cent since the 1990s, with a boom in cheap package holidays in the 1960s thought to be behind the trend.