Tag: Drugs

Twelve years old and struggling with alcohol and drug misuse: ‘I would wake up vomiting and then carrying on drinking’

Twelve years old and struggling with alcohol and drug misuse: ‘I would wake up vomiting and then carrying on drinking’

By the time time she was 12, Salford schoolgirl Maleeka was taking drugs and getting drunk. Now at the age […]

Drugs found during drugs operation in Salford

Gang who swamped Greater Manchester with illegal and dangerous drugs jailed for a combined 77 years

Greater Manchester Police have confirmed that a sophisticated and elaborate drugs operation has been foiled in Salford, with 13 men sentenced for roles

Local boxer, Osman Aslam sets up new drug charity

LOCAL professional boxer, Osman Aslam is starting up a new charity aimed at combatting drug abuse. Aslam, 23, from Halliwell, […]

Bolton MP: Primodos caused thousands of birth deformities

A BOLTON MP has said that thousands of children may have been born with deformities due to the drug Primodos. […]

Former Greater Manchester police officer jailed following drug involvement

A FORMER Greater Manchester police officer who ran a drug centre from a house in Salford has been jailed for four years. […]

Liberal Democrats leader in Bolton backs legalisation of cannabis

THE leader of the Liberal Democrats in Bolton has backed the wider party in calling for cannabis to be legalised. The […]

Doping in sport could be criminalised amid government crackdown

DOPING could be criminalised as part of government attempts to crackdown on corruption in sport, it has been revealed. The […]

Performance enhancing drugs on the rise despite life-threatening risks

Anabolic Steroid misuse has been the cause of death in many athletes and bodybuilders in recent years for the simple […]

EXCLUSIVE: Former addict wants Manchester to drink less this Christmas

ACCORDING to figures from the Centre for Retail Research, 600 million units of alcohol are expected to be consumed by […]