Articles by Lucy Purdy

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Crowdfunding bid to tackle elitism in journalism by helping media interns The PressPad social enterprise matches unpaid media interns with mentors who can offer them free places to stay. Now, the team is more than ... Media Society UK
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‘I want to inform, encourage and empower more people to sing together’ Positive News subscriber James Sills explains why the magazine resonates with him, and how his work in community singing has similarly posit... Society UK
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Fracking suspended across England in major government U-turn In a victory for green and grassroots groups, the UK government has called a halt to fracking in England amid fears about earthquakes... Conservation Energy Environment
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‘I walk with pride because of my daughter’ A non-profit organisation that focuses on education and literacy is helping to empower women and girls in Asia and Africa... Education Society World
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The perfect recipe: from Pakistan to Manchester Originally from Pakistan, Shamim Ali now lives in Manchester and works with local organisation Heart and Parcel to prepare homecooked meals ... Food Society
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The community hub made from salvaged wood An architecture firm has come up with a clever solution for discarded wood ... Environment Innovation Sustainable Development World
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