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10 Of The UK’s Top Cannabis Influencers

In November 2018, cannabis was legalised for medicinal use in the UK. However, access to medical cannabis on the NHS is all but impossible thanks to restrictive guidance from groups …

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Is Cannabis Physically Or Psychologically Addictive?

Many people will tell you that cannabis is not addictive. Or that it’s only psychologically addictive, not physically, and therefore a cannabis addiction is not nearly as ‘real’ as, say, …

I’ve tried hundreds of CBD products. This is my favourite… (UK)

Today, I want to introduce you to my new favourite CBD product: EQL Water Soluble CBD with Lemon, Ginger, Black Pepper and Turmeric.  I have been writing about cannabis and …

7 Observations From Microdosing THC And Psilocybin For A Year

I have been consistently microdosing both THC (from cannabis) and psilocybin (from ‘magic’ mushrooms) for the last year. The results have been profound.  In mainstream culture, the consumption of weed …

New Study Debunks Myth: Smoking Weed Does Not Make You Stupid

Long-term cannabis use does not cause cognitive decline. This is the finding of a new study conducted on twins. The study looked at sets of twins where only one sibling …

Cannabis Use May Be Associated With A Net Improvement In Public Health, Including 10% Reduction In Cancer Risk

Cannabis use may be associated with a range of positive health benefits, including decreased obesity, inflammation and diabetes risk, as well as a 10% reduction in cancer rates. These are …

10 Best Water-Soluble CBD Products In The UK

Did you know that only around 10% of CBD oil you swallow is absorbed? Even taking it sublingually (under the tongue) results in only 35% absorption rates at most (probably …

Online Cannabis Scams Are Ripping Off Thousands Of Brits

Although it’s common to smell weed in most town centres and local parks, access to cannabis is not so forthcoming for many thousands of people in the UK. Take Dave, …

Review: Luxurious CBD Pre Roll From Otherside Cannabinoid Dispensary In London

A couple of weeks ago, on a balmy summer’s afternoon, I swung by Otherside Cannabinoid Dispensary in the heart of London.  I picked up a gram of CBD flower (Havana) …

Guide To Ordering Hemp Flower From The United States To the UK

The legality of hemp flower in the UK is a contentious issue. While the law appears to prohibit the possession or sale of hemp flower, it’s still openly imported into …

UK Cannabis Coffeeshop Given Green Light To Open In Liverpool

“As far as I’m concerned, the war’s over.” These are the words of a Liverpool man who claims he’s been given the green light by authorities to reopen his cannabis …

Treatment For Cannabis Addiction Decreases In Legal States, But Why?

The war on drugs has been an ongoing disaster for decades. While it was supposed to reduce drug use and addiction, rates of both have only increased over the years.   …

The Ultimate Guide To Taking Tolerance Breaks (T-Breaks) From Weed: Why, When, How…

Cannabis has many amazing benefits. However, too much of a good thing can have some drawbacks.  And that’s true of cannabis – consume too much too often, and your tolerance …

How Brexit Could Save The UK’s CBD Industry

CBD has become the darling of the health and wellness world, exploding in popularity over the last few years.  However, the CBD industry in the European Union is under the …

I Found The Holy Grail: A Disposable CBD/CBG Distillate Vape Pen With 88% Cannabinoids And No Additives!

I’ve been looking for it for a long time. Looking for the perfect CBD vape pen – one that’s potent yet discreet, free of any nasty additives and available for …

UK Cannabis Activist Publishes Book About Knowing Your Rights While Dealing With The Police And Receiving Police Compensation

‘When freedom is outlawed, only outlaws will be free.’ ― Tom Robbins, Still Life with Woodpecker Following on from a slew of ballsy stunts that highlight inept social policies and …

New Study: First Clinical Trial Proves CBD Is Effective For Reducing Cannabis Consumption

If you’re finding it difficult to cut down your weed consumption, CBD can help.  While lots of people can confirm this anecdotally (myself included), there is now solid clinical evidence …

10 Of The UK’s Top Cannabis Influencers

In November 2018, cannabis was legalised for medicinal use in the UK. However, access to medical cannabis on the NHS is all but impossible thanks to restrictive guidance from groups …

Meta Study Shows CBD’s Anti-Addictive Properties: This Time It’s Cocaine

There’s already plenty of evidence suggesting that CBD could offer a useful tool in treating a wide range of addictions, including alcohol, tobacco, opioids and even THC.  And now a …

4 Massive Reasons To Take To The Streets And Protest For The Legalisation Of Hemp Flower In The UK

Despite CBD being legal (and hugely popular) in the UK, British hemp farmers are not allowed to harvest the CBD from their own crops.  This is because it is illegal …

British CBD Company Launches Hemp Face Masks

With the wearing of face masks becoming mandatory in shops from July 29 (as it already is on public transport), one British CBD company is offering an eco-friendly hemp face …

Microdosing Just 0.5mg THC Reduces Chronic Pain With No Psychoactive Side-Effects

Humans are much more sensitive to THC than previously thought. That’s the conclusion from a new study published in the European Journal of Pain which has provided the first evidence …

Kanaco X London Cannabis Club CBD E-liquid Review

Today I’ll be reviewing a citrus, blackcurrant and mint flavour CBD e-liquid from Kanaco. This vape liquid has been created in collaboration with The London Cannabis Club – their second …

The Stoner’s Guide To Getting Fit

Would you believe me if I told you that cannabis can help you lose fat, build muscle and get fit? Once you put aside the stereotype of the lazy stoner …

UK Cannabis Price List: How Much Should You Be Paying For Bud, Hash, Extracts and Edibles?

Cannabis may still be illegal for recreational purposes in the UK, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have access to a wide variety of weed products.  Whether it’s flower, hash, …

How CBD And A Game Of Tetris Could Relieve Your Anxiety

Anxiety is on the rise. So much so that it’s gained recognition for being a serious mental health disorder over the last few years. And like many ailments that seem …

CBGx E-Liquid Review (300mg CBD X 300mg CBG)

Although you can expect it to change over the coming months, right now there aren’t many CBG products available in the UK. We’ve previously highlighted a few CBG-containing oils here, …

When Can We Visit Amsterdam Again? (The End Of An Era)

It’s been a long three months since the UK and much of the world went into some form of lockdown. But now that the “Stay At Home” mantra has been …

9 Healthy CBD Edibles And Drinkables (UK)

As someone who likes to keep active, CBD is one of the most important supplements I use. When used in conjunction with a healthy lifestyle, CBD’s calming and anti-inflammatory effects …

Dynavap Love Story: 2020 Vapcap M Review

I had bought Dynavap’s 2019 Vapcap M when it first came out and tried to love it, but I just didn’t really get the hype.  Sure, it was a cool …

CBD Oil UK: The 10 Best CBD Oils In The UK (2020)

We have tried the best CBD oil in the UK to help you find the one that is right for you. This list reveals the best CBD oil for anxiety, pain, or fibromyalgia, pain, fatigue…

Where To Buy CBG E-Liquid In The UK

The excitement around CBG is clear in the cannabis industry. And it’s now trickling down to us regular folk who have already found so much relief in CBD over the …

New Study: Full-Spectrum CBD Oil Effectively Reduces Chronic Pain For Hours At A Time

Some have argued that CBD oil is merely a snake oil that is no more beneficial than a placebo. They say there’s little evidence it has any therapeutic power and …

Buying Weed Online? Beware Of These Online Cannabis Scams In The UK

If you type in ‘buy weed online UK’ you’ll be presented with a number of online shops claiming to sell cannabis. While many may look and sound convincing, most of …

5 Reasons You Should Buy Your Weed Off The Dark Web

Cannabis consumers in the UK have been turning to the dark net to buy their weed while under nationwide lockdown. According to a report from the European drug agency, between …

What Is Bitcoin And Should You Buy It? The Ultimate Guide To Buying Bitcoin In The UK

“He who controls the money supply of a nation controls the nation.” – James A Garfield, 20th president of the United States In 2008, we saw the worst financial crisis …

10 Steps To Kickstarting The European Hemp Revolution

The world may be pretty fucked right now, but Europe has a unique opportunity to forge a better, brighter, greener future. And hemp can lead the way! This is the …

5 Ways CBD Can Keep You Happy, Healthy And Sane During Lockdown

In this brave new world we have come to find ourselves in, people all over the UK are experiencing unprecedented levels of stress and anxiety. Faced with an invisible yet …

In Honour Of 420, Here’s How To Get Really Fucking Stoned

Today’s topic is how to get super fucking high from cannabis. Why?  Well, because it’s almost 420… and 420 is about getting really high as a way of celebrating cannabis. …

Budget Grow Box: How To Grow Weed In A Bin For Under £150

I’m currently growing a weed plant in a bin in my bedroom. From the outside, the bin looks just like a regular rubbish bin. But lift the lid and you’ll …

This Could Be The Strongest Autoflower Seed On The Market (With Over 25% THC)

Following on from yesterday’s article about the best auto seeds to grow outdoors in the UK, this article will look at one of the strongest autos on the market: Auto …

5 Best Autoflowering Seeds To Grow Outdoors In The UK This Summer

You’re probably going to be home for the next couple of months anyway, so why not take advantage of the time of year and grow some cannabis plants outdoors?  No …

How To Smoke Weed Without Getting Anxious

Have you ever been too stoned? You know the feeling: You can feel your heart beating through your chest, thoughts race through your mind too quickly to focus on, and …

Review: Woodies CBD Distillate Vape Pen (With 95% CBD And Cannabis-Derived Terps)

I’m quite picky when it comes to what I put in my lungs. I prefer dry vaping over smoking and generally shun e-liquids because I don’t fancy inhaling a bunch …

Worldwide Cannabis Prices Surge by Up To 200% Amid Lockdowns

Unsurprisingly, the current lock down of nations and enforced social distancing is having a big effect on the global illegal drug market. While demand for stimulants such as cocaine appears …

7 Signs The Coronavirus Pandemic Will Lead To The Worldwide Liberalisation Of Cannabis

The world-wide coronavirus pandemic marks a transition point in the history of mankind.  Faced with mass unemployment and long-term economic turmoil, not to mention the massive disruptions to everyday life …

5 Ways To Make Your Weed Last Longer During Quarantine

Things may seem bad the moment, but it could get worse… You could run out of weed!  The only thing more undesirable than being locked up with your entire family …

Fungi And Cannabis Combine To Beat Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

A new study has found that CBD enhances the efficacy of antibiotics.  In fact, the combination of  CBD and fungi-derived penicillin may represent a new way of treating infections from …

Make Your Own CBD Oil And E-liquid For A Fraction Of The Price With These DIY Kits

During troubling times, like a recession, we find that people stop wasting money on frivolous purchases and high-end brands and turn towards practical products that represent value.  So considering the …

Cannabis Seed Sales Explode As UK Faces Lockdown

With the threat of a nationwide lockdown hanging over the UK, sales of cannabis seeds and growing equipment have surged.  Millions of people in the UK use cannabis regularly for …

UK Stoners: Now Is The Perfect Time To Grow Your Own Weed!

Millions of people across the world are currently under lockdown. The UK is surely heading that way.  In Spain and Italy, residents are under quarantine and are being fined for …

What’s The Best Substitute For Tobacco In Joints (UK)

Most people who smoke weed in the UK (and the rest of Europe for that matter) smoke it alongside tobacco.  I used to do this, too. In fact, it’s only …

Why Are Scientologists Teaching British Kids About Drugs?

Why is a madcap cult-like religion teaching British kids about drugs and addiction? That’s right, the Church of Scientology is the main provider of teaching materials on addiction to UK …

Products To Know: Core CBD + CBG Range From Aura CBD

Up front: This article contains affiliate links. Read more about how we make money here.  In an industry saturated with hundreds of brands selling very similar products, I’m always on …

CBD Flower Strain Review: Californian Haze ( 24% CBD) From Instagram Account @mrherbsco1

At a glance Strain: Californian Haze From: @mrherbsco1 Grown (indoor/outdoor): Indoor (Italy) CBD content: 24% Summary: “Overall, I thoroughly enjoyed this strain, especially in the dry herb vape. The huge …

Dabbing CBD In The Heart Of London, And Why Legal Cannabis Is Inevitable In The UK

It felt pretty weird. We were sitting inside a small pop-up shop in the heart of London, dabbing some potent cannabis extracts.  The shop is Leefy, a CBD-selling pop-up shop …

5 Best CBG Oils On Sale In The UK

“It has not been as well studied, but it’s a very interesting molecule that might well prove to be superior to CBD and THC in some cases.” – Dr George …

Holland & Barrett Responds To THC Claims, Says Negligible Amounts Is Legal

High street health food giants Holland & Barrett have hit back at claims they sell illegal CBD oil. The Daily Mail made the allegation in a recent article, claiming that …

Is This The Only Legal Hemp Flower Product In The UK?

The debate surrounding whether hemp flower is legal in the UK has been raging for a long time.  Although there have been some raids and seizures of plant material, a …

Man Lights Up Joint In Court To Protest Cannabis Prohibition

A legend is born. And that legend is Spencer Alan Boston, who this week decided to express his views on cannabis prohibition by sparking up a fatty in a courtroom …

CBD Flower Strain Review: Girl Scout Cookies (18.34% CBD) From Dope Buds

At a glance Strain: Girl Scout Cookies From: Dope Buds Grown (indoor/outdoor): Indoor CBD content: 18.34% Total THC content: 0.189% Summary: Overall, I really like this strain. Not the biggest …

Medical Cannabis Now Free In Sicily

Medicinal cannabis is now available for free in the Sicily region of Italy. While UK patients struggle to even get medicinal cannabis prescriptions on the NHS, thanks to a decree …

7 Must-Visit Amsterdam Coffeeshops For Couples In 2020

‘We’re going to Amsterdam!’ This was the message written on the card my missus gave me for Christmas (she could be a keeper).  As the trip approached, I began researching …

UK’s Largest Cannabis Company Finally Fulfils Little Girl’s Medicinal Cannabis Prescription

Cannaray, the UK’s largest cannabis company, has announced its first fulfilment of a prescription for medicinal cannabis to a UK patient. Jorja Emerson, a three-year-old British girl who suffers from …

Golden Globe Winner Says We Should All ‘Get Stoned’ To Deal With Stupidity In Politics

The renowned actor and recent Golden Globe winner Brian Cox (not the pop-star-turned-physicist) has recommended that everyone “get stoned” because it’s “absolutely great” and “even makes politics easier to bear.”  …

Cannabis Extracts Really Do Show Promise In Treating Mental Health, Says Review Of Available Research

A review of all the available research has shown that cannabis extracts are indeed helpful in alleviating symptoms of cannabis-related disorders, schizophrenia, social anxiety disorder, ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder), and …

City Buys Smell-O-Scope To Catch Illegal Weed Growers

The city of Bessemer stinks. That’s according to local council member Linda Nelson, who added, “”You can smell marijuana everywhere. We’ve got people who can’t sit in their backyard because …

Check Out These Incredible New CBD Concentrates (UK)

Whether you’re dabbing it, vaping it or smoking it, CBD concentrates offer an enjoyable way to consume CBD.  But lots of hemp-derived concentrates are trash. They taste all earthy and …

Hemp Bud Sellers Face Prison In Germany

Owners of a German hemp shop are facing prison time for selling hemp flower ‘tea’.  According to the public prosecutor’s office, the sale of hemp flower is illegal regardless of …

UK Police Officer Avoids Punishment After Filming Himself Giving Weed To A Member Of The Public

A police officer has avoided punishment after being filmed on his own body-cam giving a member of the public cannabis.  The officer was put under investigation after a call-out to …

While UK Patients Aren’t Being Prescribed Medical Cannabis, The Thailand Government Are Giving It Out For Free

Thailand legalised medical cannabis at around the same time as the UK (late 2018). But while British patients are rarely actually prescribed cannabis, a medical clinic offering free cannabis oil …

UK In ‘Worse Position Than 10 Years Ago’ When It Comes To Drug Policy, Says Expert

A leading expert has slammed the UK’s drug policy and claimed that we are in a worse position now than we were 10 years ago. Professor David Nutt has published …

Meet Outlaw: The Masked Activist Who Gives Out Free Weed, Money To The Homeless, And Got Manchester City Centre Closed Down For 24 Hours

At a time when many people feel let down by an out-of-touch establishment, one man is making it his mission to flout unjust laws and empower the public. His message: …

MS Patient Caught With 10 Weed Plants And Edibles Walks Free From UK Court

A multiple sclerosis patient who grows cannabis and makes infused edibles to manage her condition has walked free from court and had charges against her dropped. Lesley Gibson, 55, and …

Uncle Herb Is Back Online Following Hemp Flower Raid

Popular UK hemp flower sellers Uncle Herb are back up-and-running following a police raid on their premises.  With the police investigation against the business and its sale of CBD-rich hemp …

Legal Hemp Flower Blocked By Italian Senate

It was widely reported last week that Italy had legalised the sale of hemp flower. However, the law was blocked by the head of Italy’s Senate in a huge blow …

Dab Bar, Stone-Bake Pizza And Live Reggae: These Jamaican Cannabis Dispensaries Are The Ultimate Stoner Hangout

Check Out Jamaica’s Coolest New Cannabis Dispensaries Enjoy Weed, Pizza And Reggae At Jamaica’s New Cannabis Dispensaries If you like weed, then there’s little doubt that a trip to Jamaica …

Students Binge Drink Less When Weed Is Legal, Study Finds

Students in states with legal recreational weed are less likely to drink heavily than in states where it’s still illegal, a new study has found.  As 21 is the legal …

7 Of The Biggest UK Cannabis Busts Of 2019

The UK has spent £2.5 billion since 2015 keeping up to 8,000 people locked up for cannabis charges. Plenty more has been spent by the police enforcing cannabis laws.  It’s …

The Scratch-And’-Sniff Wallpaper That Smells Like Weed Thanks To Real Cannabis Terpenes

The distinctively sweet, skunky aroma of cannabis is recognised the world over. And for those people who can’t get enough of it, they can now plaster it all over the …

Meet THCP: The Newly Discovered Cannabinoid That’s 30 Times Stronger Than THC

Researchers have found two new cannabinoids, one of which is about 30 times more potent than THC.  The new discoveries have been named CBDP (cannabidiphorol) and THCP (tetrahydrocannabiphorol). They are …

Embarrassed Police Delete Boastful Tweet And Return Legal Hemp Flower To Business Owner

The NYPD (New York Police Department) were left red-faced after returning 106 pounds of legal hemp flower to its owner. What’s even more entertaining is the way Oren Levy, who …

Check Out The World’s Best New Weed Strains

The world’s most renowned cannabis contest just took place in northern California   The Emerald Cup 2019 saw California’s elite growers compete over the most sought after award in the industry …

Special Edition ‘Trainwreck’ CBD Concentrates Released In Honour Of Brexit

A UK company has released a special edition of its CBD wax and shatter to honour the country’s exit from the EU.  With a terpene profile based on the popular …

10 Best CBD Creams On Sale In The UK

Being a powerful anti-inflammatory, CBD is the perfect ingredient to rub into your skin. Scientific studies and anecdotal evidence show that CBD is good for joint pain, muscle soreness and …

7 Best CBD Black Friday Deals In The UK (CBD Flower, Seeds & Vapes Included)

Black Friday is the perfect time to stock up on your favourite CBD products and to splash out on new ones. This year, with the explosion of CBD shops across …

10 Ways I Use Cannabis To Enhance My Healthy Lifestyle

As I’ve gotten older, I’ve found myself valuing my health a lot more.  Whereas I used to be able to run just fine on a couple hours of sleep and …

1.4 Million Brits Are Treating Chronic Conditions With ‘Street’ Cannabis

1.4 million adults in the UK are using illegally-obtained cannabis to treat a chronic condition, according to a new poll by the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis (CMC). This does not …

Almost All CBD Products Are Technically Illegal In The UK

After a smoke shop that sells CBD was raided by police last week, a police detective told Plymouth Live that any substance which has any level of THC in it …

Sign Of The Times: Legal Cannabis Products Sold Out Of Old Police Box In Scotland

While some people still think that CBD is just a fad, there’s no denying that the cannabis plant from which it is derived is making a huge global comeback. It’s …

12 Observations From Microdosing Cannabis Every Day For One Month

I’d never really thought about microdosing cannabis until recently.  I’ve found microdosing psilocybin (the active compound in magic mushrooms) to be very beneficial, so I started to research the idea …

CBD Cannabis Plant On Sale At Aldi For Less Than £10

For just under 10 Swiss Francs (£8.65), people in Switzerland can purchase a real cannabis plant from popular supermarket chain Aldi. The plant is a CBD-rich variety that will produce …

Why Is Hemp Flower Such A Contentious Issue In The UK?

The issue of whether hemp flower is legal in the UK or not has caused a huge amount of debate among cannabis industry professionals and the interested public alike. But …

CBD Capsules Prove Effective For Treating Cannabis Dependence

A new study has found that taking CBD capsules nearly halved the amount of cannabis smoked by a group of people with a “severe” cannabis addiction.   The study – which …

25 Best CBD Oil Brands On Sale In The UK (2019)

CBD oil is now more popular than well-established health supplements such as vitamin C and vitamin D. It’s one of the fastest growing industries in the UK right now.  And …

Visiting A Spanish Hemp Farm With UK Cannabis Legends

I love cannabis. I also love travelling. Therefore, when I was invited to go and visit a cannabis farm in southern Spain, I jumped at the chance.  I’d only ever …

10 Reasons Tenerife Is The Best Weed-Friendly Holiday Destination In Europe

Summer may be drawing to a close, but that doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself to a well-deserved (cough, cough) weed-infused holiday.  What if we told you there was an …

How Smoking Hemp Flower Helped Me Quit Tobacco With No Withdrawal Effects

It’s no secret that tobacco is a big killer. That’s why I want to share with you how smoking CBD-rich cannabis (or hemp, as it’s known by most) helped me easily quit …

10 Reasons Why The UK Should Have A Regulated Hemp Flower Industry

Hemp is legal to grow in the UK but farmers are not allowed to use the flower – where cannabinoids like CBD are produced. CBD is legal, however, and CBD …

The Best CBD Vape Pen In The UK

I’ve not been the biggest fan of vaping CBD e-liquid. That’s because I don’t like vaping potentially dangerous additives like PG (propylene glycol), VG (vegetable glycerin) and vitamin E oils …

How Microdosing Cannabis Helped Me Smoke A Lot Less Of It

Microdosing is the act of consuming a substance in such small amounts that the effects are sub-perceptual – meaning below your perception, unnoticeable. It can be done with a number …