#Government

  • Article: Number of Rough Sleepers in England Rises Again for 7th Year Running
    Citizenship

    Number of Rough Sleepers in England Rises Again for 7th Year Running

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    It’s now the highest it’s been since records began. Read more

  • Article: 200 MPs Call on UK Supermarkets to Scrap Plastic Packaging
    Environment

    200 MPs Call on UK Supermarkets to Scrap Plastic Packaging

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 19, 2018

    They are urging stores to follow Iceland’s pledge to eliminate plastic. Read more

  • Article: UK Won't Keep EU Human Rights Charter After Brexit, MPs Decide
    Citizenship

    UK Won't Keep EU Human Rights Charter After Brexit, MPs Decide

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 18, 2018

    But it’s not as bad as it sounds, according to ministers. Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Miss Legally-Binding Climate Targets Without Urgent Action, Advisors Warn
    Environment

    The UK Will Miss Legally-Binding Climate Targets Without Urgent Action, Advisors Warn

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 17, 2018

    And we would miss them by a “significant margin.” Read more

  • Article: These Are the 5 Steps Shaping the Future of UK Aid
    Citizenship

    These Are the 5 Steps Shaping the Future of UK Aid

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 17, 2018

    International development secretary Penny Mordaunt wants everyone to be proud of UK aid. Read more

  • Article: The Long-Awaited Ban on Plastic Microbeads in the UK Is Finally Here
    Environment

    The Long-Awaited Ban on Plastic Microbeads in the UK Is Finally Here

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 9, 2018

    It’s one of the world’s toughest bans on the harmful microplastics. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Got a £500K Boost to End Food Waste
    Food & Hunger

    Britain Just Got a £500K Boost to End Food Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 22, 2017

    We waste 15 million tonnes of food every year in the UK. Read more

  • Article: The 4 Things Britain Needs to Do to Cut Down on Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    The 4 Things Britain Needs to Do to Cut Down on Plastic Pollution

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 22, 2017

    15 million bottles are sent to landfill, littered, or incinerated in the UK every day. Read more