21 Mar 2018

HIV rates among Glasgow drug users ‘not under control’

Data Correspondent and Presenter

Last month, we brought you a report from Dundee, where the death rate from drugs is higher than almost anywhere in the European Union. A very close second to the drug death rates of Dundee is the city of Glasgow, which for three years now has been in the midst of an unprecedented HIV outbreak. Tonight, we can reveal the true scale of the HIV rate among drug users in Glasgow, as the city’s public health authority tells us the situation is “not under control”.