Surely It Should Be Mandatory for Schools to Forewarn Children of the Dangers of Smoking Skunk

Sanchita Islam | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK
Sanchita Islam

During the second episode of psychosis I believed that I was the chosen one, that the whole of east London was full of clones, I sang on the corner of Valance Road convinced that I had to run naked down Brick Lane.

It's Time to Listen to Cannabis Consumers

Jason Reed | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Politics
Jason Reed

We have become confused and complacent with the drug policy discussion here in the UK. The media frenzy is, at best, frustrating, and at worst obfuscates with pernicious polarisation.

Jon Snow Took Skunk And Then 'Cascaded Into A Very, Very, Dark Place'

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK

Channel 4 presenter Jon Snow inhaled skunk - the most potent form of cannabis - on camera for an experimental programme which will explore the effects...

Jack Sommers

Why Are A Record Number Of Children Being Treated For Cannabis Addiction? | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK

The number of children receiving treatment for addiction to cannabis has hit a record high, with one expert warning the age they try the drug for the ...

Skunk Cannabis and Dad-Dancing in Drug Policy

Jason Reed | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Politics
Jason Reed

Oh good, the obligatory news has broken that 'Super Strength Skunk' has invaded the isles and is wreaking havoc on UK shores. For those that work in drug policy, this story is similar to May Day: it comes round annually and leads to all kinds of pageantry - complete with bell ringing and the clashing of batons in a calamitous Morris-style jig.

LOOK: Czech Woman Climbs Electricity Pylon Whilst High On Drugs

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Comedy

A 21-year-old woman from Zlin in the Czech Republic, high on super strength cannabis, was photographed climbing a 40ft electricity pylon, believing it...

What's In Those Brownies? Pupil Expelled After Lacing Brownies With Cannabis

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teenager who laced chocolate brownies he made in a home economics lesson with cannabis has been expelled after the prank landed him and four other p...

WATCH: Dog Plays With Skunk, Swiftly Regrets It

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Consider this video a cautionary tale: never, ever play with skunks. They may look cute, but they don't want to play. Not at all. Witness this spo...

Could These Be The World's Quirkiest Tattoos?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK

Tattoos have come a long way since the days when 'Mum', and 'love and hate' were the most common sights on some bruiser's forearms. These days you...

Skunk: Jacqui Smith's Other Injustice

Jason Reed | Posted 30.10.2011 | UK Politics
Jason Reed

In the last thrashes of Gordon Brown's Labour government, the Prime Minister and the consecutive Home Secretaries of Alan Johnson & Jacqui Smith once more took political umbrage with cannabis.