Scotland’s drug crisis being ignored as deaths soar during lockdown | 5 News

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Published on 24 Sep 2020, 16:31
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► Scotland's drug deaths crisis has been ignored during the coronavirus pandemic – that is according to some of those on the front line. The country had the highest fatality rate in Europe in 2018 and promises were made to tackle the problem.

But 5 News has been told that during lockdown in one part of Glasgow there was one death a day and Alan Jenkins went to meet some of those whose lives have been destroyed by addiction.

► How is Scotland tackling its growing drug problem?

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