Most Recent Content from: James Hitchings-Hales

  • Article: 100-Year-Old Man Raises £186,000 to Fight COVID-19 by Walking Laps in His Garden During Ramadan

    100-Year-Old Man Raises £186,000 to Fight COVID-19 by Walking Laps in His Garden During Ramadan

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 22, 2020

    Dabirul Islam Choudhury was inspired by Colonel Tom to fundraise for the vulnerable. Read more

  • Feature: Global Citizen’s Action Taker of the Week: Nomhle Shantel Shenxane from London
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    Global Citizen’s Action Taker of the Week: Nomhle Shantel Shenxane from London

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 21, 2020

    Nomhle Shantel Shenxane, 22, is a graduate from the University of Westminster. Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage Could Spike in England and Wales as COVID-19 Lockdown Eases, Experts Say

    Child Marriage Could Spike in England and Wales as COVID-19 Lockdown Eases, Experts Say

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 20, 2020

    But local authorities are not adequately prepared. Read more

  • Article: UK Teen Climate Activist Says COVID-19 Is ‘Once-in-a-Lifetime' Chance to Save the Planet

    UK Teen Climate Activist Says COVID-19 Is ‘Once-in-a-Lifetime' Chance to Save the Planet

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 14, 2020

    Bella Lack wants Britain to use the crisis as a springboard for environmental change. Read more

  • Article: Captain Tom to Publish 2 Books to Fundraise for New Charity Tackling Loneliness and Bereavement

    Captain Tom to Publish 2 Books to Fundraise for New Charity Tackling Loneliness and Bereavement

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 14, 2020

    The British World War II veteran's COVID-19 fundraising has made him a national hero. Read more

  • Article: A New Movement in Europe Is Demanding That Cities Welcome Refugees Amid COVID-19

    A New Movement in Europe Is Demanding That Cities Welcome Refugees Amid COVID-19

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 6, 2020

    Europe Must Act has mobilised 160 nonprofits and 100,000 individuals in just two months. Read more

  • Article: Britain Now Has the Highest COVID-19 Death Toll in Europe

    Britain Now Has the Highest COVID-19 Death Toll in Europe

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 6, 2020

    There have been a total of 29,427 deaths in the UK so far — overtaking Italy. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Went Without Coal for Its Longest Stretch Since the Industrial Revolution

    Britain Just Went Without Coal for Its Longest Stretch Since the Industrial Revolution

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 28, 2020

    The UK has broken a new green record. Read more