#Scotland

  • Article: Art in the Time of Climate Change: Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 Is Going Green

    Art in the Time of Climate Change: Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019 Is Going Green

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 9, 2019

    It's previously been characterised by far too many flyers and plastic cups. Read more

  • Article: Deaf Students in Scotland Are Falling Behind Their Peers

    Deaf Students in Scotland Are Falling Behind Their Peers

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 6, 2019

    The National Deaf Children’s Society is urging the government to invest in teacher training. Read more

  • Article: 2 Million Plastic Bags Are Still Handed Out Every Day by Small Shops in England

    2 Million Plastic Bags Are Still Handed Out Every Day by Small Shops in England

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 12, 2019

    Campaigners want the government to double the charge and roll it out to all businesses. Read more

  • Article: HPV Vaccine Will Be Given to Boys Across the UK Starting in September

    HPV Vaccine Will Be Given to Boys Across the UK Starting in September

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Gaëlle Langué|July 10, 2019

    The extension of the girls’ vaccination programme will prevent tens of thousands of cancers. Read more

  • Article: Transgender Hate Crimes Soar by 81% in England, Scotland, and Wales

    Transgender Hate Crimes Soar by 81% in England, Scotland, and Wales

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 28, 2019

    “We need people to realise how severe the situation is for trans people.” Read more

  • Article: This Scottish Cafe Is Selling 'Camel Milk Coffee' for a Brilliant Reason

    This Scottish Cafe Is Selling 'Camel Milk Coffee' for a Brilliant Reason

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 29, 2019

    It’s all to do with fighting the consequences of the climate crisis. Read more

  • Article: 2 Scottish Cities Compete to Be First in UK to Go Totally Carbon Neutral

    2 Scottish Cities Compete to Be First in UK to Go Totally Carbon Neutral

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 16, 2019

    Britain’s third biggest city has some serious competition from its neighbour. Read more

  • Article: 10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Help the UK Hit Zero Emissions by 2050

    10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Help the UK Hit Zero Emissions by 2050

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 3, 2019

    A UK net-zero target would be “genuinely world-leading." But it’s going to take all of us to do it. Read more