The Home Office is working hard to deal with the serious problems caused by illegal drug use. It is also the government department responsible for alcohol policy and licensing.
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Mexxy, Black Mamba and other 'legal highs' become Class B drugs
A number of so-called 'legal highs' including Black Mamba and Mexxy have been classified under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971
Published 26 February 2013
FRANK adverts mark tenth anniversary
A new campaign to remind young people to talk to FRANK for factual and trustworthy drugs advice has been launched.
Published 29 January 2013
Review of the Drinkaware Trust
Drinkaware - the independent alcohol education charity - is conducting an audit and review. You are invited to contribute by 31 January 2013.
Published 16 January 2013
Amended guidance for the late night levy
Paragraph 1.49, concerning reductions to the levy, now reflects the legislation more accurately. No other changes have been made.
Published 14 December 2012
Alcohol strategy consultation
Have your say on measures set out in the government's alcohol strategy to tackle harmful and irresponsible drinking.
Published 28 November 2012