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MHK hails importance of education for tackling addiction

Ralph Peake wins award for work with trauma charity Quing

An MHK who's won an award for helping those dealing with addiction and mental health issues says education is key.

Douglas North member Ralph Peake has been named politician of the year at the Addiction Recovery Awards for his work with Manx charity Quing.

The organisation works with those looking to overcome various forms of trauma, including offering a chance to gain qualifications.

Mr Peake says this can have huge benefits:

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