'Spice' drug lands five in hospital
Five university students have been taken to hospital after apparently taking a synthetic cannabis-like drug.
Lancaster University has issued a warning about Spice, a former legal high reclassified as Class B in 2009, after the five needed treatment.
In a warning to students, the university tweeted: "Urgent message: Several students have been hospitalised today after taking legal high Spice - please check on friends and call 999 if needed." Spice is a synthetic cannabinoid which can induce paranoia or a change in mood.