“We can’t wait – we need a situation where growing at home is decriminalised”

The conversation is raging. Not only for medical cannabis either, recreational cannabis has been flung into the spot light after Lord William Hague took to The Telegraph newspaper and declared that the war on cannabis has been “comprehensively and irreversibly lost”. This lead to a media storm that has lasted more than ten days. On Wednesday  the 20th of June at 9am in the midst of this frenzy, Greg de Hoedt Chairman and founder of the UK Cannabis Social Clubs was invited to speak on BBC 2’s Victoria Derbyshire show…

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"I know that CBD can save many lives" – Cannabidiol & Medical Marijuana Genetics

“I know that CBD can save many lives.” Candida Lycett Green  My mother who died from cancer and complications with her chemo port in August 2014, wrote that to me in the weeks leading up to her death. That day we started MMJ with the principal aim of raising awareness to the true medicinal properties of the Cannabis Sativa L plant. At the time of my mothers passing, I was treating 3 people with 1:1 (CBD and THC) cannabutter and Tinctures. The man that helped me first by sending medicine, never asked…

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Catching Up with Vapefiend: The UK Vaporizer Specialists

Vapefiend have quickly but steadily built themselves up to be the number one vaporizer specialist in the UK and now stock over 1000 products in their catalogue of the latest vaping technology.   Vapefiend.co.uk was born out of an enthusiasm for vaping, and the new technology that was starting to be developed to deliver the best experience and efficiency from herbal products that have traditionally been combusted.   After a good number of years in the campaigning community, George Alexander, founder of Vapefiend, had created a following that shared the…

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Cannabis in the Commonwealth

Today is marked down on the calendar as The Commonwealth of Nations Day, a celebration of which is formally known as The British Commonwealth and as such the remainder of the British Empire. Today it mainly stands as a way to keep trading agreements open between countries formerly ruled by Britain. With the legalisation of recreational cannabis starting to take root across the USA we are receiving the data that shows how many jobs have been legally created, how much tax has been paid to the state and how much…

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A Suver Nuver Experience: The Cannabis Foundation Making A Difference

Over the last 7 years I have been fortunate enough to travel to many progressive cannabis nations and learn about the ways other campaigners and activists have approached the battles that their unique circumstances have forced them to adapt to. These trips have been heavily influential on my personal life, my way of thinking and the way I approach my work with the clubs. They are what inspired me to start, continue and constantly evolve as we move forward in ever changing political and social climates towards cannabis.   When…

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