Friday, March 22, 2019





Product Earth 2019 at National Agricultural & Exhibition Centre, Warwickshire

Festival goers rejoice! Camping is Back! The UK’s homegrown hemp and alternative lifestyle festival is rising up once again finding a new home at the National Agricultural & Exhibition Centre, Warwickshire. This year the Product Earth Expo organisers have teamed up with the British Hemp Association with a growing focus on the evolving hemp industry […]

UKCSC chairman Greg de Hoedt tells Welsh National Assembly to legalise cannabis clubs for jobs and public health and safety

UKCSC chairman Greg de Hoedt told the Welsh National Assembly that Wales should legalise cannabis clubs to create jobs and lift public health and safety in his speech to the Cannabis Wales Industry summit on 8 January. Greg started by explaining how the UK health service had failed him when he was diagnosed with Crohn’s, […]



Club News

Sy Dignam of Hampshire Cannabis Community talks CBD and his next moves

Sy Dignam founded Hampshire Cannabis Community in 2012 and has been campaigning to raise awareness of issues local cannabis consumers face ever since. Sy, 45, initially started coming to cannabis social club events for the freebies. “I just wanted to get a free t-shirt,” he admits. But that was just the ‘gateway drug’… now the […]

UK Cannabis Social Clubs off to a blazing start in 2019

Phil James from Wrexham’ Bud Tank updates us on his latest experiences as a UKCSC member.

Science & Medical

GDNF protein Parkinson’s treatment ‘extremely promising’

A trial has found that an experimental drug called GDNF could offer hope for restoring damaged brain cells in Parkinson’s patients. Scientists said some brain scans revealed “extremely promising” effects on damaged neurons after the protein therapy was delivered directly into the brains of Parkinson’s patients. Glial Cell Line Derived Neurotrophic Factor (GDNF) is a […]