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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, 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...

Mar 06, 2013, 17:16 ET

UN Drugs Chief: Legal Highs are "A Threat to Public Health". Angelus says: "'Legal Highs' Are a Bigger Danger Than Horsemeat."

Following the UN's report this week on legal highs, the drugs charity, Angelus, has called for the Government to accept that the threat to public...

Jan 13, 2013, 19:01 ET

All Party Parliamentary Group's (APPG) report 'Towards a Safer Drug Policy': Angelus Calls for Leadership over Legal Highs Education

The Angelus Foundation, as the only charity dedicated to combating legal highs, has called for Ministers to "show some leadership" following...

Dec 10, 2012, 15:17 ET

Home Affairs Committee's Drugs Report: Angelus Foundation Says the Prime Minister Should Not Have Rejected a Royal Commission

The Angelus Foundation today welcomed the Home Affairs Committee's (HAC) report but condemned the Government for rejecting a Royal Commission and...

Dec 09, 2012, 07:09 ET

Home Affairs Select Committee's Drugs Report: Angelus Condemns Government's "Negligence" on Drug Education

The Angelus Foundation today welcomed the Home Affairs Committee's (HAC) deep concerns about legal highs and condemned the Government's...

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