The Volteface Podcast #9: Live from Cannabis Europa

This episode was recorded live from Cannabis Europa. In the first part of the show we talked to Clark (CEO) and Carly (Head of Creative Ops) from the United Patients Alliance (UPA) about all things medical cannabis. We explore the future of the UPA, what medical cannabis actually is and how hard it is to … Continued

The Volteface Podcast#8 with Orson Boon: Psychedelics & Therapeutic Tripping

  On this month’s edition of the Volteface Podcast, Paul North catches up with cannabis culture veteran & positive thinker Orson Boon. Up for discussion is the effects of psychedelics with the pair considering potential therapeutic benefits of certain psychedelic drugs. Orson talks through his personal experience of using psychedelics to treat anxiety and discusses the marked … Continued

Volteface Submission to the Health and Social Care Committee

  Today from 4pm, the Health and Social Care Committee will hear the first round of evidence into their inquiry regarding current drugs policy. Click the LINK to read our submission to the inquiry. Scope of the inquiry Terms of Reference The Committee is seeking written submissions on the health consequences of illicit drugs policy … Continued

The Volteface Podcast #7 – Making the Grade

  This edition of the Volteface podcast is audio recorded from the launch of our most recently released report ‘Making the Grade’, written in partnership with Mentor. In a change from the regular format, this feature is a panelled discussion focussing on drug education in schools. We hear from an ex-PRU student, a PRU headteacher, … Continued

Volteface Publish New Report ‘Making the Grade’ in Partnership with Mentor

  Volteface has today released its most recent report titled ‘Making the Grade: School prevention, identification and responses to drug-related harm’, written in partnership with the UK‘s leading prevention charity, Mentor. The report considers how the UK’s education system responds to drugs by examining the approaches taken to preventing, identifying and responding to illegal drug use and … Continued

Volteface Issue a Statement on ‘Carly’s Amnesty’

  Sunday, April 14th Volteface would like to clarify comments made in various news outlets today. It has been incorrectly reported that the recently launched initiative, ‘Carly’s Amnesty’, is a Volteface campaign. ‘Carly’s Amnesty’, is actually being supported by the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis, under the leadership of Steve Moore, and is not attached to Volteface. … Continued