Getting drugs under control, protecting our children


1611, 2015

“Drugs can be dangerous. But does banning them cause more harm than good?” – Anyone’s Child event, 3rd December, Bristol

By | November 16th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Anyone's Child: Families for Safer Drug Control are giving a talk on Thursday 3rd December at 6pm at the Redland Park Church in Bristol. Speakers include: - Anne-Marie Cockburn, mother [...]

510, 2015

My daughter might still be alive if the government had moved the drugs discussion into the 21st century

By | October 5th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

This blog is written by Liz Spinks. My daughter, Lorna Spinks, was born on 23rd October 1981 and died on 7th May 2001 – 48 hours after swallowing one ecstasy tablet [...]

110, 2015

The criminalisation of people who use drugs is cruel and unjust. It’s time to speak out against it

By | October 1st, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|5 Comments

This blog is written by Hope Humphreys, one of the members of the Anyone’s Child project. It is said that prison is only used as a last resort.  So, if someone [...]

1609, 2015

From victims to victory

By | September 16th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

This blog is authored by Anne-Marie Cockburn, one of the members of the Anyone's Child project. It's two months after and there's a slight haze as the remnants of the day float [...]

308, 2015

Jan’s story

By | August 3rd, 2015|Categories: Stories|0 Comments

Jan is a new member of the Anyone's Child project. Read her story of how her family has been impacted by our current approach to drugs. If you too have [...]

2807, 2015

Anyone’s Child featured on Channel 4 News

By | July 28th, 2015|Categories: Media|1 Comment

The Anyone's Child project received some great mainstream media coverage on Sunday night, as Channel 4 News followed the family members involved in the campaign on their trip to Downing Street [...]