#London

  • Article: Wimbledon Finally Ends Sexist Tradition of Announcing Female Player's Marital Status
    Girls & Women

    Wimbledon Finally Ends Sexist Tradition of Announcing Female Player's Marital Status

    By Helen Lock|July 3, 2019

    Until now, women players were referred to as “Miss” or “Mrs” but men were not given a prefix. Read more

  • Article: These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population
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    These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population

    July 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A fleet of four decommissioned buses has been transformed into shelter. Read more

  • Feature: These Photographs Beautifully Capture the 'Chosen Families' of LGBTQ People in Britain
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    These Photographs Beautifully Capture the 'Chosen Families' of LGBTQ People in Britain

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 26, 2019

    It’s part of efforts from Queer Britain and Levi’s to create the first LGBTQ museum in the UK. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Deaths Are Highest in UK Councils Hit Hardest by Budget Cuts: Report
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    Homeless Deaths Are Highest in UK Councils Hit Hardest by Budget Cuts: Report

    By Helen Lock|June 24, 2019

    Some of the areas reportedly saw cuts of more than three times the national average. Read more

  • Article: 4 Epic Outdoor Gigs You Can Earn Free Tickets to This Summer
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    4 Epic Outdoor Gigs You Can Earn Free Tickets to This Summer

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 21, 2019

    Throw those curtains wide. A wonderful world of music is right outside your window. Read more

  • Article: Rise of Homophobia in Britain Condemned After Violent Attacks on Same-Sex Couples
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    Rise of Homophobia in Britain Condemned After Violent Attacks on Same-Sex Couples

    June 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Two recent attacks in London and Southampton have focused attention on rising hate crime. Read more

  • Article: 5 Teenagers Arrested After London Bus Attack on Gay Couple Who Refused to Kiss on Demand
    Girls & Women

    5 Teenagers Arrested After London Bus Attack on Gay Couple Who Refused to Kiss on Demand

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 10, 2019

    “I’m tired of being taken as a sexual object." Read more

  • Article: Anti-Trump Protests in the UK Are Actually Helping Raise Money for Charities
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    Anti-Trump Protests in the UK Are Actually Helping Raise Money for Charities

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 4, 2019

    The “baby blimp” campaign has been quietly fundraising for six UK and US organisations. Read more