Articles by Lucy Purdy

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New issue of Positive News leads on the men who are helping end violence against women The issue also delves into resilience-building playgrounds, efforts to map the world’s fungal networks, slow homeware and wooden bicycles Editor's letter Media Society
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Wanted: 1,000 worm-loving food waste alchemists Community groups and households in the UK can request to be sent free worms, as part of a project by The Urban Worm CIC Conservation Environment Food Lifestyle Social Enterprise Society UK
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Fruit and veg unwrapped: France’s plastic packaging ban begins A law that bans plastic packaging on most fruit and vegetables came into effect in France on New Year’s Day Conservation Food Society World
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Why gratitude is good for us – and five ways to practise it this winter For many people, winter can bring on the blues. Nurturing gratitude can help shift our focus to what’s positive Body & Mind Health Lifestyle Spirit Wellbeing
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‘Netflix for nature’: the streaming service dedicated to the future of our planet WaterBear’s free content is inspired not by viewing figures or financial gain, but by the UN sustainable development goals Arts Culture
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‘For some it’s lifesaving’: the cookery school uniting communities The UK’s first vegan cookery school had to overcome prejudices when it launched. A decade on, it’s a pillar of the community Culture Food Society Wellbeing
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