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 […]

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Why 2019 Is Going To Be A Big Year For UK Cannabis

The movement that cannabis saw in 2018 has given activists and consumers a renewed drive with the belief that change really might be possible. Seeing the UK Home Office change its stance from “cannabis has no medical benefit in herbal form” and “is dangerous to children and the developing mind”, to then prescribing cannabis as […]

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High Time To Legalise Cannabis in the UK: UKCSC chairman Greg de Hoedt speech to Institute of Economic Affairs

At the end of June UKCSC chairman Greg de Hoedt was invited to speak at an Institute of Economic Affairs conference High Time To Legalise Cannabis in the UK. Greg spoke about his Crohn’s disease, how UKCSC started, and why the right to grow your own is essential to the legalisation movement. The video and […]

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UKCSC chairman tells BMJ medical cannabis law change ‘robs’ patients

UKCSC chairman Greg de Hoedt has told the British Medical Journal that the UK medicinal cannabis law change is a “sleight of hand”. Greg was contacted for an article about the law change, which is so restrictive that only very few patients will benefit. “We feel like we’ve been robbed,” said Greg. “This is not […]

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