Dutch coffeeshops

Dutch coffeeshops and the new cannabis experiment

Since the opening of Coffeeshops (yes, that’s how it is spelt), they have always operated two systems. The so-called ‘front door’ which is legal and the so-called...

Dead Fox Cup 2018 : UK Cannabis Cup by the Dead Fox Collective

Last weekend the Dead Fox Cup took place in the UK. This event showcased some of the best cannabis flowers and extracts that the UK has to...

Visiting Green Pride HQ in Brighton

Last weekend we travelled down to Brighton to see Green Pride HQ, run by Brighton Cannabis Club. This shop located in the centre of Brighton is the home...
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Upcoming Event: Dead Fox Cup 2018

Over the past couple of weeks, we have been judging the Dead Fox Collective's Dead Fox Cup 2018 with the winners due to be announced at a private...
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What’s going on with medical cannabis in the UK?

Over the past week we have seen an incredible amount of positive press around medical cannabis in the UK. From Billy Caldwell getting back his life-saving medicine and...
Milton Keynes CSC

We attended the MKCSC drop-in event June 2018

We recently attended Milton Keynes Cannabis Social Club’s first open drop-in education and membership sign-up evening. MKCSC is one of over a hundred Cannabis clubs currently active...

ISMOKE and other cannabis channels are back up on YouTube!

Is this a dream? Out of the blue yesterday evening, many deleted cannabis channels went back up on YouTube. As well as our channel, Uptowngrowlab, Urban Remo, Customgrow420,...
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What to expect at Green Pride 2018

Later on this year on Saturday 21st July 2018 Brighton Cannabis Club are hosting this year's Green Pride celebrations in Preston Park, Brighton. To get an idea of...

Tottenham Compassion Club Medical Cannabis Awareness Bike Ride

Looking for a worthwhile charitable cause within the cannabis community? on 6th July Paul "Chinner" Roberts is doing a sponsored bike ride to raise money for a...
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YouTube is running anti-gay ads on LGBTQ+ content

Following on from our coverage of YouTube demonetizing cannabis content last year, then starting a purge of many things cannabis-related on its website, it has now become...

Cannabis Patient Billy Caldwell Handed “Death Sentence” by the UK Home Office

Last April, a severely epileptic child Billy Caldwell became the first UK patient to legally receive cannabis on the NHS. Billy’s doctor Dr Brendan O’Hare, agreed to prescribe...

Cardiff Marijuana March 2018

Image: Banner from a German GMM protest in 2015 This weekend I attended the UK’s only “Global Marijuana March” in Cardiff, Wales. The Global Marijuana March, sometimes known...

The Future of Law Enforcement & Cannabis in the UK

Having been on the front line of a cancer battle for the past 2 and a half years, I have been on a constant quest to keep...

Exploring the European Cannabis Scene (Part 7)

This week on ISMOKE we will be finishing up our seven-part series exploring Europe's ever-changing attitudes towards cannabis and looking at how individual nations are preparing future...
Alfie Dingley Sir Patrick Stewart

Alfie Dingley must now wait another 4 months for a decision from the Home...

Back in March, we reported on Alfie Dingley, a 6-year-old boy with a rare form of epilepsy who is in urgent need of medical cannabis. https://www.ismokemag.co.uk/alfie-dingley-granted-3-month-cannabis-trial-uk/ Recap: Hannah Deacon,...