West Country Heroin

Drugs charity produces needle litter maps for Bristol and Torquay

The extent of heroin use in two of the West Country's biggest population centres laid bare by campaign group research.

Calls for heroin-assisted treatment to be introduced

In Switzerland, as in many other European countries, heroin is prescribed to addicts as a form of treatment.

Calls to make heroin available on the NHS

ITV News can reveal the number of people who have died as a result of drug abuse in Bristol has doubled in the last two years.