North Wales drugs users given almost one million needles in a year

North Wales drugs users given almost one million needles in a year
 

Nearly one million needles were handed out to drug users across North Wales last year shocking figures have revealed.
More than a quarter of those were in Wrexham during 2015/16, where many have ended up on the streets.
It has sparked concerns the town is facing a major problem with ‘drug litter’.
Wrexham county has a population of about 135,000, which works out as nearly two needles for every person.
For 2015/16, 254,453 were issued in Wrexham, 209,753 in Gwynedd , 163,022 in Flintshire , 135,792 in Denbighshire , 100,460 in Conwy and 82,148 on Anglesey , totalling 945,664 for North... read more

 
6 October 2016 in Regional North West , Views: 27
Source: Daily Post
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