Press coverage of the review of cocaine use in the UK by the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs working group, chaired by Millar

Press/Media: Other

Release date: 12/3/2015

Description

Millar chaired the ACMD's review of cocaine powder use in the UK, link to report here: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/411574/acmd_final_report_12_03_2015.pdf

Media coverage

TitleThe Telegraph
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date19/03/15
DescriptionHow did Britain get hooked on cocaine?
URLwww.telegraph.co.uk/men/thinking-man/11481084/How-did-Britain-get-hooked-on-cocaine.html
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe London Evening Standard
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/03/15
DescriptionCocaine use ‘rising among families in the suburbs’
URLhttps://www.standard.co.uk/news/health/cocaine-use-rising-among-families-in-suburbs-10103332.html
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Metro
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/03/15
DescriptionCocaine ‘is taken by the whole of society’
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Sun
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/03/15
DescriptionPENSIONERS are snorting record amounts of cocaine, a shock report shows.
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Star
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/03/15
DescriptionBRITAIN...A NATION HOOKED ON COKE! Crisis as 750,000 snort killer drug
URLwww.dailystar.co.uk/news/latest-news/430409/Cocaine-use-trebled-Britain-over-past-20-years
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Mirror
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/03/15
DescriptionSILVER SNORTERS UK cocaine use up fourfold as more pensioners hooked
URLwww.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/silver-snorters-cocaine-abuse-soaring-5322797
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Times
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/03/15
DescriptionCocaine has become part of suburban family life
URLhttps://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/cocaine-has-become-part-of-suburban-family-life-vtfmk6b5qmr
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleHuffington Post
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/03/15
DescriptionCocaine Use Has Trebled In Britain Since The Mid-Nineties
URLwww.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/03/12/cocaine-use-has-trembled-since-the-mid-nineties_n_6857508.html
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Telegraph
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/03/15
DescriptionCocaine use has spread to middle class and manual workers, report finds
URLwww.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/11466584/Cocaine-use-has-spread-down-social-spectrum-report-finds.html
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Daily Mail
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/03/15
DescriptionCardigans and cocaine: Government report reveals 'phenomenon' of middle-aged drug use
URLwww.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2991674/The-rise-middle-aged-cocaine-addicts-Government-report-reveals-phenomenon-drug-use-40-50-somethings.html
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Guardian
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/03/15
DescriptionCocaine report finds use has spread throughout UK society
URLhttps://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/mar/12/cocaine-ballooned-across-society-since-2001-report
PersonsTimothy Millar
TitleThe Independent
Degree of recognitionNational
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/03/15
DescriptionCocaine now popular amongst all walks of life
URLwww.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/cocaine-now-popular-amongst-all-walks-of-life-government-drugs-advisers-admit-10103623.html
PersonsTimothy Millar