Veteran rocker Ronnie Wood has reportedly relapsed in his battle against the bottle after enjoying an booze-fuelled night out with Welsh actor Rhys Ifans.
The Rolling Stone recently completed a stint in rehab - his seventh to date - to kick his alcohol habit once and for all.
But, according to British tabloid reports, he fell off the wagon on Thursday (20Nov08) when he joined the A-list party to celebrate the grand opening of the luxury Atlantis Palms Hotel on the man-made Palm Jumeirah Island in the United Arab Emirates.
The News of the World newspaper claims Wood downed shots of vodka with Notting Hill star Ifans as they partied away into the early hours of Friday (21Nov08) morning.
Wood, who split from wife Jo after having an affair with 20-year-old Ekaterina Ivanova, told the paper, "I've left Kat back in London. I missed the first night but I'm having a great time and there's a lot of making up to do now!"
A source adds to the Sunday Mirror, "They were drinking for hours, surrounded by girls. A party of 10 went back to Ronnie's room to party until 6am."
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