Ben Bryant

Journalist & Producer

I am an award-winning journalist and filmmaker, and this is most of my work

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Thames Water asked police to supply every cannabis farm address. Police refused (FOI)

I used FOI in a not boring way: Thames Water wrote to the police to ask them to help work out how much water they were losing to cannabis farms. Unfortunately, it didn't amount to much.

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We Analysed Today's New Drug Use Stats So You Don't Have to - VICE

Drug use among the 16-24s is no longer in decline, according to new figures from the government's Crime Survey.

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Inside the one UK lab testing your drugs

Taking drugs in 2017 is more dangerous than it's ever been. Staff from WEDINOS – the only lab in the UK testing drugs all year round – explain why.


Revealed: The London Boroughs that grow the most weed

Who knew that freedom of information could be used to monitor London's cannabis farms.


Could Ketamine Cure Addiction? - VICE

A write up of Eternal K-Hole of the Spotless Mind, a documentary I produced for VICE.


Profile: Danial Mirza

A prodigiously intelligent, Trump-supporting Muslim student is on a mission to fight radical Islam and the language police on campus. His first interview.

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Revealed: The Deadly Cost of Defending Elephants from Ivory Poachers

A VICE investigation and film (Shoot To Kill) concerning deaths and disappearances on the fringes of Kenya's national parks.

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90 Minutes at 1,500 Feet with Artist J Henry Fair - Vice

An interview with aerial photographer J Henry Fair done in a light aircraft over the Bristol channel.

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The Truman Show: 55 Hours Aboard US Aircraft Carrier Harry S Truman

Immersive feature for VICE Magazine on an aircraft carrier as it pounded ISIS.