Injecting Gone Wrong: Swansea


Swansea in Wales has long been in the grips of a serious heroin epidemic, despite heroin use in the UK as a whole falling sharply, it was a phenomenon famously covered in the hour long 2012 Vice documentary Swansea Love Story.

This half an hour long 2016 programme by BBC Three looks at the effects that injecting is having on users in the city, with a growing number of users having injection related injuries such as abscesses and infected open wounds, some users have even had limps amputated as a direct result of their drug use.

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