The Government has dashed this boy’s medical cannabis hope

The Government has ruled out allowing a six-year-old boy permission to use cannabis to combat a rare form of childhood epilepsy. The Home Office said the drug "cannot be practically prescribed, administered or supplied to the public", meaning Alfie Dingley will not be granted a licence to take the

Revealed what illegal drugs are most popular in each area of the UK

Amphetamines, cocaine and heroin proved to be the most popular drugs in most counties after cannabis, as this new map of seizures in England and Wales shows. Amphetamines were the most popular after cannabis in six areas - Greater Manchester, Derbyshire, Wales, Avon and Somerset, Nottinghamshire and