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Oct 11, 2014, 14:14 ET
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Founder of Legal Highs Charity Pleads with Prime Minister to Release Report

The founder of the only British charity dedicated to raising awareness of legal highs, the Angelus Foundation, has called on the Prime Minister...

Oct 08, 2014, 12:23 ET
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Legal Highs Report too Important to Stay Blocked says Angelus Foundation

The only British charity dedicated to raising awareness of legal highs, the Angelus Foundation, has called on the Government to release its...

Sep 27, 2014, 15:29 ET
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One in Five Student Freshers Have Taken a Legal High Says Angelus Foundation Survey

The only British charity dedicated to raising awareness of legal highs, the Angelus Foundation, has carried out a snapshot survey of fresher...

Sep 16, 2014, 14:05 ET
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Legal Highs Charity Partnering Sussex University for Fresher's Week

The only British charity dedicated to raising awareness of legal highs has teamed up with Sussex University to ensure its students know the risks...

Jul 22, 2014, 04:27 ET
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Drugs Charities Call Upon Party Leaders to 'Act Now' Against Legal Highs

Legal highs awareness charity, Angelus, and Northamptonshire-based charity, Solve It called upon leaders of all parties to act now on the dangers...

Jul 16, 2014, 00:06 ET

First Educational Film on Synthetic Cannabis Launched

The Angelus Foundation, the legal highs awareness charity, today launched the first ever educational film in the UK for young people showing the...

Jun 25, 2014, 15:24 ET

The Problems Caused by Legal Highs Are the "Tip of the Iceberg"

A conference of legal high practitioners, today, heard the problems encountered so far were the "tip of the iceberg." The conference held jointly...

Feb 11, 2014, 18:29 ET

Time to Measure the Harms of Legal Highs says Angelus Foundation

Angelus, UK's lead legal highs charity, has called upon the Government to measure the harms as part of its review into legal highs. This demand...

Dec 10, 2013, 09:03 ET

Angelus Launches New Web Film on Ketamine for Advisory Council (ACMD) Report

The Angelus Foundation today launched a new film at the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) press briefing on the harms of ketamine....

Dec 02, 2013, 10:12 ET

Angelus Foundation Welcomes House of Lords Debate on 'Legal High' Headshops

Angelus, UK's leading legal highs charity, has welcomed this evening's debate on controls on headshops as, "achingly over due." Clause (56NA) in...

Oct 27, 2013, 11:37 ET

Angelus Launches New Web Film Warning of the Danger of Legal Highs

The Angelus Foundation is today launching a new film on its website for young people, http://www.whynotfindout.org. It features stand-up comic...

Oct 16, 2013, 19:01 ET

Angelus Welcomes ITV Tonight's "Blowing the Lid" on Legal Highs Industry

The Angelus Foundation welcomes the broadcast of the ITV Tonight programme 'Dying to get High' on Thursday 17 October, highlighting the horrors...

Sep 01, 2013, 08:21 ET

The UK Government is "in a Minority of One" Over Legal Highs says Angelus Foundation

A new report by the Centre for Social Justice, 'No Quick Fix' follows many others calling on the Government to act. Maryon Stewart of the...

Aug 07, 2013, 15:42 ET

Angelus Foundation Launches the First 'Parents' Guide to Legal Highs'

Drugs charity Angelus tomorrow launches the first ever resource for parents to learn about legal highs, on the same day a Channel 4 documentary,...

Jul 25, 2013, 14:24 ET

Laughing Gas Taken by 350,000 Young People Last Year - Drug Survey Shows Shift From Illegal to Legal Drugs

The Crime Survey (for England and Wales) released today shows a "worrying trend" from illegal to legal drugs, says legal highs charity, Angelus....

Jul 15, 2013, 19:01 ET

UK Ministers to Block Law against 'Headshops'

Angelus respond: Government is acting, "deaf, dumb and blind" over threat from legal highs. Patron: The Duchess of Kent Ambassadors: Baroness...

Jun 04, 2013, 11:50 ET

Angelus says Home Office Banning Legal High Benzo Fury is "Papering over the Cracks"

The drugs charity Angelus, which raises awareness about the danger of legal highs, derided the Government ban on the drugs Benzo Fury and NBOMe...

May 16, 2013, 15:52 ET

Home Secretary is Ignoring Advice Over Legal Highs Including her Experts

Founder of the drugs charity, Angelus, Maryon Stewart, described the Home Secretary as, "ignoring advice over Legal Highs including her own...

May 07, 2013, 16:25 ET

Headshop Owner's E-petition, Legitimising Legal Highs, is Sponsored by the Home Office

Founder of the drugs charity, Angelus, Maryon Stewart, described the Home Office as "delinquent" in sponsoring a legal high supplier's e-petition....

Mar 21, 2013, 18:03 ET

Angelus Calls Government Decision to not make Drug Education Compulsory as 'Outrageous'

The announcement today by the Department of Education that PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic education) will be non-statutory and drugs...