The Christian Institute - Drugs News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drugs The latest drugs news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Sat, 16 Jan 2021 17:03:55 +0000 Sat, 16 Jan 2021 17:03:55 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Students given drug test kits at Bristol Uni https://www.christian.org.uk/news/students-given-drug-test-kits-at-bristol-uni/ Fri, 08 Jan 2021 15:51:26 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/students-given-drug-test-kits-at-bristol-uni/ Drug ‘shooting gallery’ operators could be sued by users, warns UK Govt https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-shooting-gallery-operators-could-be-sued-by-users-warns-uk-govt/ Tue, 29 Dec 2020 13:40:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-shooting-gallery-operators-could-be-sued-by-users-warns-uk-govt/ Scot drug deaths highest on record https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-drug-deaths-highest-on-record/ Wed, 23 Dec 2020 09:21:07 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scot-drug-deaths-highest-on-record/ Minimum alcohol pricing a potential ‘life-saver’, say experts https://www.christian.org.uk/news/minimum-alcohol-pricing-a-potential-life-saver-say-experts/ Thu, 17 Dec 2020 13:44:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/minimum-alcohol-pricing-a-potential-life-saver-say-experts/ Police turn blind eye to cannabis users with ‘get out of jail free’ cards https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-turn-blind-eye-to-cannabis-users-with-get-out-of-jail-free-cards/ Wed, 09 Dec 2020 09:02:03 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-turn-blind-eye-to-cannabis-users-with-get-out-of-jail-free-cards/ Stronger cannabis posing greater threat to health, say experts https://www.christian.org.uk/news/stronger-cannabis-posing-greater-threat-to-health-say-experts/ Wed, 25 Nov 2020 16:09:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/stronger-cannabis-posing-greater-threat-to-health-say-experts/ ‘Slap on wrist’ for drug offenders fuels fears of back-door decriminalisation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/slap-on-wrist-for-drug-offenders-fuels-fears-of-back-door-decriminalisation/ Wed, 25 Nov 2020 11:20:52 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/slap-on-wrist-for-drug-offenders-fuels-fears-of-back-door-decriminalisation/ NZ referendum rejects cannabis legalisation https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nz-referendum-rejects-cannabis-legalisation/ Tue, 17 Nov 2020 12:08:25 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nz-referendum-rejects-cannabis-legalisation/ Oregon votes in favour of decriminalising hard drugs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oregon-votes-in-favour-of-decriminalising-hard-drugs/ Fri, 13 Nov 2020 14:12:44 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oregon-votes-in-favour-of-decriminalising-hard-drugs/ Hospital admissions from drug use reach record high in Scotland https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hospital-admissions-from-drug-use-reach-record-high-in-scotland/ Fri, 06 Nov 2020 14:08:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hospital-admissions-from-drug-use-reach-record-high-in-scotland/ Drug users to avoid arrest under police scheme https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-users-to-avoid-arrest-under-police-scheme/ Wed, 28 Oct 2020 15:59:51 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/drug-users-to-avoid-arrest-under-police-scheme/ ‘Sell cocaine and ecstasy in pharmacies’ pro-legalisation group urges Govt https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sell-cocaine-and-ecstasy-in-pharmacies-pro-legalisation-group-urges-govt/ Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:46:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sell-cocaine-and-ecstasy-in-pharmacies-pro-legalisation-group-urges-govt/ E&W drug-related deaths at highest level in 25 years https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ew-drug-related-deaths-at-highest-level-in-25-years/ Fri, 16 Oct 2020 07:30:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ew-drug-related-deaths-at-highest-level-in-25-years/ Dad of teen killed by ecstasy warns of ‘dangers of drugs’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dad-of-teen-killed-by-ecstasy-warns-of-dangers-of-drugs/ Fri, 25 Sep 2020 10:39:37 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dad-of-teen-killed-by-ecstasy-warns-of-dangers-of-drugs/ Mobile ‘shooting gallery’ for heroin addicts is illegal, confirms UK Government https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mobile-shooting-gallery-for-heroin-addicts-is-illegal-confirms-government/ Tue, 08 Sep 2020 15:15:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mobile-shooting-gallery-for-heroin-addicts-is-illegal-confirms-government/ ‘Alcolocks’ could help reduce drink-drive crashes https://www.christian.org.uk/news/alcolocks-could-help-reduce-drink-drive-crashes/ Thu, 03 Sep 2020 10:12:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/alcolocks-could-help-reduce-drink-drive-crashes/ Police: 'Kids can easily buy drugs disguised as sweets' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-kids-can-easily-buy-drugs-disguised-as-sweets/ Mon, 31 Aug 2020 07:30:06 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/police-kids-can-easily-buy-drugs-disguised-as-sweets/ 1 in 4 young people see drugs advertised on social media https://www.christian.org.uk/news/1-in-4-young-people-see-drugs-advertised-on-social-media/ Thu, 20 Aug 2020 13:15:32 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/1-in-4-young-people-see-drugs-advertised-on-social-media/ Cannabis use costs Australia billions https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-use-costs-australia-billions/ Fri, 14 Aug 2020 12:46:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/cannabis-use-costs-australia-billions/ Priti Patel orders investigation into rising cocaine use https://www.christian.org.uk/news/priti-patel-orders-investigation-into-rising-cocaine-use/ Thu, 13 Aug 2020 14:49:46 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/priti-patel-orders-investigation-into-rising-cocaine-use/