His accomplice tried unsuccessfully to open the till at the off-licence and grocery shop in Wood Green, north London.
In all, police visited 13 shops and only one off-licence sold the youngster drink.
I went shopping at my local off-licence recently and bought six Aussie brands at an average price of £6.65.
I knew Bill wouldn't have a problem getting served in an off-licence and he didn't.
‘No planning permission is necessary if the same shop were to be converted into an off-licence selling beer, spirits and wine,’ he said.
He had already been drinking before he arrived with a bottle of vodka and he and his companion went to an off-licence for more drink around 6.30 pm.
Febvre supplies wine to shops, supermarkets, off-licences , restaurants, hotels and pubs.
But the owners of off-licences insisted they only sold alcohol to adults and were ‘powerless to stop them passing it on to minors.’
Southend stores and off-licences are freely selling alcohol, tobacco and fireworks to underage youngsters, an investigation has revealed.
Airports and supermarket off-licences already serve alcohol around the clock.