High streets should combine local and expert knowledge to thrive

Town and city centres need to engage diverse groups of people, combining leadership and partnerships with local and expert knowledge to address the range...

Bury veteran Owen shines a light on suicide for new campaign

A former soldier from Bury is fronting a major new campaign to get more people talking about and confronting the subject of suicide. Owen Dykes,...

Study calls for legal reform on ‘hidden crime’ few male victims will talk about

A call for a change in the law to class men, forced to have sex with women, as rape victims has been made in...

Companies in Britain should be forced to share rising profits with their workers through...

Company directors should be put under a new legal duty to turn rising profits into increased wages and training for staff, a think-tank says...

Half of people think today’s youth will have a worse like than their parents

Almost half of people think that today’s youth would have a worse life than their parents. That’s the findings of a survey by the Sutton...

Individual tales of UK high street revitalisation could inspire future town success

The extraordinary stories behind the transformation of 100 British high streets will be uncovered by a new visual research project in Manchester. Tales of the...

Human Appeal Delivers Much-Needed Meals to the Homeless and our NHS Heroes as Part...

Since launching their COVID-19 Emergency campaign to raise vital funds for the most vulnerable, volunteers from Manchester-based charity Human Appeal have been busy distributing...

Extent of child vulnerability is hidden under lockdown says Children’s Commissioner

Anne Longfield, Children’s Commissioner for England has published analysis of the extent of child vulnerability around the country, warning that much of it is...

Attitudes towards migrants, shaped during the current COVID-19 crisis, could have a significant impact...

Attitudes towards migrants, shaped during the current COVID-19 crisis, could have a significant impact on future political decision-making about immigration policy. Highlighting particularly the foreign...

Appetite for fast fashion goes out of style when people learn about impact of...

Cheap clothing has been criticised for its impact on the environment. Learning about and discussing how garments are made has a “significant impact” on...