Bristol: Take Drugs Seriously – The Big Debate
January 23 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm| £5
From 5pm – Free exhibition
Your chance to see the latest research and insights into drug use, supply and harm reduction. Includes presentations and interactive exhibits on addiction, drug cultures, drug markets, psychedelics, opioid use and more. Speak to experts, see new perspectives, and view a mock-up safer drug consumption facility.
7:30pm – Public lecture
Former government drug adviser and leading drugs researcher Professor David Nutt will talk about his experience in drug policy, and how it should change.
8pm – Panel debate
Leading local politicians and practitioners including Councillor Asher Craig (Deputy Mayor of Bristol), Professor David Nutt (Imperial College, London) and Maggie Telfer (CEO of Bristol Drugs Project), will answer questions from the audience and discuss how Bristol can lead the way in innovative drug policy.