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New research project into LSD welcomed by patient

16 August 2014 Last updated at 11:00 BST

A Wiltshire man has said he hopes to see doctors start using the illegal drug LSD to treat severe depression again.

David De Saxe, from Marlborough, was given mind-altering drugs in the 1960s, which he says changed his life.

He has welcomed a new research project into the use of the substances.

Matthew Hill reports.