#London

  • Article: London to Get Two New Sculptures to Celebrate the Windrush Generation

    London to Get Two New Sculptures to Celebrate the Windrush Generation

    By Helen Lock|June 22, 2020

    They will be the first permanent public works honouring the Windrush generation. Read more

  • Article: British Scientists Launch Social Enterprise to Ensure COVID-19 Vaccine Reaches World's Poorest

    British Scientists Launch Social Enterprise to Ensure COVID-19 Vaccine Reaches World's Poorest

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 9, 2020

    Imperial College London have set up a social enterprise to ensure the poorest are not left behind. Read more

  • 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: Why This Global Citizen in London Is Taking Action on Mental Health
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    Why This Global Citizen in London Is Taking Action on Mental Health

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 21, 2020

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

  • Article: Meet Britain's ‘Skipping Sikh’: a 73-Year-Old Bringing Joy to Older People Exercising at Home

    Meet Britain's ‘Skipping Sikh’: a 73-Year-Old Bringing Joy to Older People Exercising at Home

    By Helen Lock|May 15, 2020

    Rajinder Singh, from London, has become an online sensation during the COVID-19 lockdown. Read more

  • Article: Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 24, 2020

    Barcelona, London, and Paris are some of the cities taking major strides in getting rid of cars. Read more

  • Article: Heathrow's Third Runway Declared Illegal in World's First Major Ruling Based on Paris Agreement

    Heathrow's Third Runway Declared Illegal in World's First Major Ruling Based on Paris Agreement

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 27, 2020

    It could set a new global precedent for clamping down on high-carbon projects. Read more

  • Article: 6 Times Billie Eilish Spoke Out Against the Climate Crisis

    6 Times Billie Eilish Spoke Out Against the Climate Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 19, 2020

    First Billie Eilish came for the GRAMMYs. Then she conquered the BRITs. Next stop: climate change! Read more