Drug poisoning deaths hit a record 4,359 in England and Wales last year

There were 4,359 deaths from drug poisoning in England and Wales in 2018 – the highest number since records began in 1993, the Office for National Statistics has said. …

There were 4,359 deaths from drug poisoning in England and Wales in 2018 – the highest number since records began in 1993, the Office for National Statistics has said.