A drug and alcohol charity treated its dedicated volunteers with a trip to Weston-super-Mare Sand Sculpture Festival.
A Weston charity is trialling the UK’s first licenced drug-checking service in a bid to save lives.
The number of people in North Somerset admitted to hospital due to alcohol-related conditions has risen by 30 per cent in the past 10 years.
Hospital admissions in North Somerset for patients suffering from drug overdoses have risen by almost 50 per cent in the last three years.
Charities are keen to highlight the devastating effects of harmful drinking on children and family life in North Somerset during Alcohol Awareness Week.
POTENTIALLY life-saving kits which reverse the effects of heroin are being offered in Weston-super-Mare.