An employee manually trims medical cannabis plants in Ontario, Canada. File photograph: James MacDonald/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Cannabis-based medicinal products are available in Northern Ireland from today. The products can only be obtained if they have been prescribed by a s(...)

 Billy Caldwell and his mother Charlotte. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

A 12-year-old boy from Co Tyrone who has been granted a licence for the use of medicinal cannabis will fly home amid uncertainty over access to his me(...)

Charlotte Caldwell, and her son Billy, from Co Tyrone,  stand outside the Home Office during a break in a meeting with officials to discuss how Billy can have his severe epilepsy treated with cannabis oil,  a banned substance in Britain, in London, June 11th, 2018. File photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

A document sent to outlets on Sunday night about a media opportunity with Northern Secretary Karen Bradley today, contains briefing lines for her to u(...)