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07/01/20 10:11

Call for immediate engagement on drugs deaths

Public Health Minister writes to the Home Secretary.

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17/09/19 15:20

First drug deaths meeting takes place in Edinburgh

People with lived experience will help shape services.

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05/09/19 14:21

Taskforce to tackle drug deaths emergency

£20m to support expert group to reduce drug harms.

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25/08/19 09:00

Renewed call for Home Office action on drug deaths

Public Health Minister writes to Home Secretary.

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21/07/19 00:01

Call for urgent meeting on drug deaths

Public Health Minister writes to the Home Secretary.

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16/07/19 09:32

Statistics show highest ever level of drug deaths

Minister calls for consumption room approval.

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16/07/19 09:30

1,187 drug-deaths in 2018: up 27% in a year

1,187 drug-deaths in 2018: up 27% in a year: Stats logo-2

National Statistics publication for Scotland.

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05/07/19 00:01

Chair of new Drug Deaths Taskforce appointed

Professor Catriona Matheson will lead the group.

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19/06/19 00:01

Alcohol sales fall to 25 year low

Signs of impact of minimum unit pricing on alcohol sales.

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