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From Coldplay to COP26: Is a greener music industry possible?

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‘Do it for the children’: Families plead with Sunak to reverse universal credit cut
Social Justice

‘Do it for the children’: Families plead with Sunak to reverse universal credit cut

Texts for the chancellor were displayed in Westminster after disabled people said they will be forced to skip meals due to the universal credit cut.

Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End
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Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End

Actor and playwright Arinzé Kene is fond of a challenge – but playing the lodestar of reggae is possibly his greatest yet.

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Private renters fear landlords won’t claim grant to upgrade boilers and cut energy costs
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Private renters fear landlords won’t claim grant to upgrade boilers and cut energy costs

Fire and rehire: Government blocks bill to protect workers
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Fire and rehire: Government blocks bill to protect workers

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Net zero: Thousands of northern households could be left out in the cold
Environment

Net zero: Thousands of northern households could be left out in the cold

‘They took away my future’: Teenager forced to quit college after universal credit cut
Social Justice

‘They took away my future’: Teenager forced to quit college after universal credit cut

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In praise of the Apple TV hit The Morning Show

How the government’s net zero strategy will affect you
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How the government’s net zero strategy will affect you

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Top 5 books about unreliable therapists, chosen by Graeme Macrae Burnet

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Windswept & Interesting: My Autobiography by Billy Connolly: One of the greatest storytellers

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You don't need a penis to be a music producer: the women breaking barriers
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You don't need a penis to be a music producer: the women breaking barriers

It’s so rare to see a female music producer that when Jameela Jamil got a credit on James Blake’s record, many presumed it was because he was sleeping…

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'What kidnappers do' - DWP forcing universal credit claimants to pose for photo with daily paper

The problems with BT's £50m 888 app to protect women on their way home
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The problems with BT's £50m 888 app to protect women on their way home

Why England's rivers are so polluted and will be for years to come
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Why England's rivers are so polluted and will be for years to come

Universal credit: What is it and why does the £20 cut matter?
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Universal credit: What is it and why does the £20 cut matter?

Insulate Britain: Who are the protesters and why do they keep blocking roads?
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Water companies say they don't know how much sewage they're dumping in rivers
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'We matter less than others': Disabled people protest after missing out on Covid support

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Why the world needs to embrace our Stop Mass Homelessness campaign

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The universal credit uplift and a rent arrears fund - that's what levelling up really looks like

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Meet the people selling street papers around the world

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20 online shops for sustainable Christmas present ideas

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Big Issue Invest are looking for Inclusion Partners for a new Covid relief fund for social entrepreneurs
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Big Issue Invest are looking for Inclusion Partners for a new Covid relief fund for social entrepreneurs

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