Press release

Press briefing: afternoon 30 October 2014

The Prime Minister's Official Spokesperson answered questions on drugs policy.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


When asked about the government’s policy on drugs, the Prime Minister’s Official Spokesperson (PMOS) said the policies the government has been taking forward since 2010 are the right ones as drug use is falling. A report published today pointed out that the UK continues to pursue a balanced, evidence-based approach to the misuse of drugs, the PMOS added.

Published 30 October 2014