uk

Drugs

Get Up to Speed On the UK's New Approach to Various Drugs

It's been a busy year for UK drug policy, but where do we stand right now?
David Hillier
a day ago
News

Revealed: The Ludicrous Things Councils Are Outlawing with PSPOs

Lawyers, campaigners and politicians have condemned the "unlawful" misuse of the powers.
Peter Yeung
10.3.18
Photography

The Last Summer Before Brexit

Photos of the UK at play before it all goes to shit.
VICE Staff
9.26.18
medical cannabis

The UK Is Getting a Much Needed 'Medical Cannabis Society'

Only two chronically ill children have been granted access since the government announced it would review the laws surrounding medical cannabis. Professor Mike Barnes wants to do something about that.
Mattha Busby
9.11.18
Drugs

Why Some Meth and DMT Users Are Using Vapes

There’s little research on the safety of vaping drugs beyond nicotine and cannabis, but that hasn’t stopped people from trying.
Richard Greenhill
8.31.18
crime

Acid Attacks in the UK, Sadly, Are Not Going Anywhere

New statistics obtained by VICE reveal that the number of attacks has fallen, but they're still happening with alarming regularity.
James Nolan
8.21.18
Home Coming

Home Coming: Bournemouth

A tour of one writer's hometown, one postcard-perfect moment at a time.
Ryan Bassil
8.9.18
Drugs

Cocaine Deaths in the UK Keep On Rising

The government's new statistics show an increase in deaths related to cocaine, crack, fentanyl and a couple of black market drugs you might have never heard of.
Max Daly
8.6.18
Nightlife

Foreigners Reveal What Shocked Them About British Nightlife

"People overall seemed to be much more touchy and sensual."
Kyle MacNeill
8.1.18
Unfollow Me

We Polled 12,000 People: Over a Third Said They've Been Stalked

Over a third of VICE UK followers on Snapchat told us that they had been stalked.
Zing Tsjeng
8.1.18
Unfollow Me

What Would It Really Take to Keep Stalking Victims Safe?

The Stalking Threat Assessment Centre (STAC) is a groundbreaking new Metropolitan Police initiative trying to save lives and protect victims. It's got its work cut out for it.
Sirin Kale
7.26.18
Unfollow Me

'I Felt Like a Trapped Animal': 6 Women Describe What It's Like to Be Stalked

Stalking can affect anyone, at any point in their lives – and it can be a frightening and life-alteringly horrible experience.
Sirin Kale
7.25.18