David Hillier

Drugs

Why Is the UK Still Obsessed with Laughing Gas?

It’s a relatively safe drug and popular among young people – but there are growing calls for a clampdown.
David Hillier
7.22.20
Safe Sesh

How to Sesh Responsibly On 'Super Saturday'

With pubs reopening and the nation collectively getting the bag in, here's what you need to remember.
David Hillier
7.3.20
Nightlife

Inside the Return of Illegal Raves

After months of coronavirus lockdown, recent weeks have seen a spate of illegal parties. We spoke to both rave organisers and legal nightlife figures about how they're gearing up for their own return.
David Hillier
6.18.20
Drugs

From the Darknet to Snapchat Dealers: This Was the Decade of Internet Drugs

Since the 2010 mephedrone craze, buying drugs online is easier than ever.
David Hillier
12.30.19
Festival

Festival Journeys Are the New Festivals

More and more companies are popping up to transport festival-goers on party buses or trains with DJ sets and club carriages.
David Hillier
5.28.19
Weed

These are the Countries Most Likely to Legalize Weed Next

Mexico? Likely. India? Not so much.
David Hillier
4.17.19
Drugs

What It's Like Being a Problematic Drug User at Christmas

"My family had no idea: I drink a lot of Diet Coke and they just thought I was hyper or, when I was coming down, they thought I was just having a depressive moment."
David Hillier
12.27.18
Alcohol

If You Get Crushing Hangxiety When You Drink, This Could Be Why

A new study has explored all that existential dread you feel after drinking half a bottle of tequila.
David Hillier
11.27.18
Drugs

This Man Took 140 Drugs and Wrote a Harm Reduction Bible

We spoke to Dominic Milton Trott about 'The Honest Drugs Book'.
David Hillier
9.3.18
Tops Off

Why Some Guys Love Taking Their Shirts Off in Public

In almost every friendship group, there will be one guy who regularly gets shirtless where no one else would. But why? What is his motivation?
David Hillier
8.7.18
Drugs

This Is What Will Happen to Your Dog If You Give It Weed

Side-note: do not give your dog weed.
David Hillier
7.26.18
Drugs

Can a Comedown Kill You?

It often feels like it can – but can it really?
David Hillier
7.17.18
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