A decade after the new Act one of its foundations is still weak .
Campaign to prevent children’s ‘exposure’ to alcohol continues .
Recent figures reiterated the importance of age verification .
New moves could help prevent abuse of occasional licences .
MUP is likely to be hailed a success, whatever the evidence .
Long-mooted tax is another example of political gouging
Consultation to update board guidance is long overdue .
Restaurants and casual dining outlets among the adopters .
If a personal licence expires there’s a potential for disaster
Architects of MUP will double down when they should fold