#Birmingham

  • Article: Half a Million More UK Children Are Living in Poverty Now Than in 2010: Report
    Citizenship

    Half a Million More UK Children Are Living in Poverty Now Than in 2010: Report

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 24, 2019

    By the early 2020s, chid poverty rates are set to reach record levels. Read more

  • Article: This 29-Year Old Footballer Tragically Died of Polio. 60 Years Later, Birmingham Remembers His Legacy.
    Health

    This 29-Year Old Footballer Tragically Died of Polio. 60 Years Later, Birmingham Remembers His Legacy.

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 30, 2019

    Jeff Hall died less than two years after starring in an FA Cup final. Read more

  • Article: MPs Overwhelmingly Vote for LGBTQ+ Sex Education to Be Taught in UK Schools
    Girls & Women

    MPs Overwhelmingly Vote for LGBTQ+ Sex Education to Be Taught in UK Schools

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 29, 2019

    It’s something pretty much everybody agreed on. Read more

  • Article: 'Damning' Rise in London Rough Sleepers Despite Fall Across England
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    'Damning' Rise in London Rough Sleepers Despite Fall Across England

    Feb. 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 600 people died while homeless last year in England and Wales. Read more

  • Article: English Mum Found Guilty of Forcing Teen Daughter to Marry 33-Year-Old Man
    Girls & Women

    English Mum Found Guilty of Forcing Teen Daughter to Marry 33-Year-Old Man

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 23, 2018

    It’s the first successful conviction for forced marriage in England. Read more

  • Article: This 4-Year-Old Superhero Feeds the Homeless in a Cape
    Food & Hunger

    This 4-Year-Old Superhero Feeds the Homeless in a Cape

    By Chris Gelardi|May 22, 2018

    It all started with pandas on TV. Read more

  • Article: A Double-Decker Bus Is Being Turned Into a Homeless Shelter
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    A Double-Decker Bus Is Being Turned Into a Homeless Shelter

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 23, 2018

    After 19 years of service, this bus is getting a new start. Read more

  • Article: UK Farmers Are Wasting Enough Food to Feed Everyone in These 6 Cities
    Food & Hunger

    UK Farmers Are Wasting Enough Food to Feed Everyone in These 6 Cities

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 21, 2018

    Food waste is an “ecological catastrophe of staggering proportion,” says new report. Read more