Recently Appointed Drug Minister Should Mend Failed Policy

Recently Appointed Drug Minister Should Mend Failed Policy

Amanda Feilding  21.05.2015
If not from us, take if from a certain up and coming Conservative MP, David Cameron, in 2005: 'Politicians attempt to appeal to the lowest...
Five Students Hospitalised 'After Taking Synthetic Cannabis'

Five Students Hospitalised 'After Taking Synthetic Cannabis'

Jack Sommers  21.05.2015
Five university students have been taken to hospital after apparently taking a synthetic cannabis-like drug. Lancaster University has...
Police Force Offers To 'Have A Word' With Drug Dealers In Tweet

Police Force Offers To 'Have A Word' With Drug Dealers In Tweet

Sarah Ann Harris  19.05.2015
A local police force has become an unlikely viral hit after it offered to “have a word” with drug dealers should any “annoyed”...
British Grandmother Has Just One Last Hope To Avoid Indonesian Firing Squad

British Grandmother Has Just One Last Hope To Avoid Indonesian Firing Squad

Kathryn Snowdon  15.05.2015
A British grandmother due to be executed by firing squad in Indonesia has just six months to lodge an appeal, which experts say is her...

GrassRoots: The Cannabis Revolution

Jason Reed  6.05.2015
Have you ever wanted to make a change, one that's literally life altering? There are very few issues that need nothing more than an alteration...

Usain Bolt: The Movie - Will It Have a Happy Ending?

Andy Shepherd  29.04.2015
This week an Usain Bolt film has been announced, made by the men behind Class Of '92, Ben and Gabe Turner at Fulwell 73. The film will...
Ibiza Isn't Just About Drugs

Ibiza Isn't Just About Drugs

Louisa Newton  29.04.2015
The majority of people know there's more to Ibiza. Yet media scaremongering leads us to believe we shouldn't visit destinations like the...
Glastonbury Co-Ordinator Writes Open Letter Pleading With Public Not To Bring Laughing Gas To Festival

Glastonbury Co-Ordinator Writes Open Letter Pleading With Public Not To Bring Laughing Gas To Festival

Lucy Sherriff  28.04.2015
The co-ordinator of one of the areas at Glastonbury Festival has written an open letter pleading with the public to stop using nitrous...
More Youths May Die From Laughing After 'Explosion' In Use Of Drug, Warn Doctors

More Youths May Die From Laughing After 'Explosion' In Use Of Drug, Warn Doctors

PA  28.04.2015
More young people are likely to die after inhaling nitrous oxide - more commonly known as laughing gas - following an "explosion" in its...
Eloise Aimee Parry, 21, Dies From Taking 'Diet Pills': What Is Dinitrophenol (DNP)?

Eloise Aimee Parry, 21, Dies From Taking 'Diet Pills': What Is Dinitrophenol (DNP)?

Natasha Hinde  21.04.2015
Eloise Aimee Parry, a 21-year-old student, has died after taking "diet pills" she purchased on the internet. On 12 April, Parry passed...
Moving Beyond the War on Drugs: Using Evidence to Tackle the Causes of Drug Use

Moving Beyond the War on Drugs: Using Evidence to Tackle the Causes of Drug Use

Darren Hall  14.04.2015
Last week I hosted an open debate about substance misuse. It proved so popular we spent the evening adding chairs at the back of the room....
Wannabe Walter White Arrested For Stuffed Easter Bunny Full Of Crystal Meth

Wannabe Walter White Arrested For Stuffed Easter Bunny Full Of Crystal Meth

Ryan Barrell  6.04.2015
In a scheme that would make even Breaking Bad's Jesse Pinkman wince with pity, an Oklahoma woman has been found with a cuddly Easter bunny...

UN Debates on Drugs: "There Must Be No New Thinking and No New Ideas"

Ann Fordham  31.03.2015
A growing number of governments believe that current drug control leads to disastrous consequences for human rights, public health, citizen...
Should Nike Be Sponsoring Drug Cheat Justin Gatlin?

Should Nike Be Sponsoring Drug Cheat Justin Gatlin?

Andy Shepherd  26.03.2015
It's not the place of a sports company to inflict a ban on an athlete. That's down to the governing body of the sport. If the IAAF have...