Articles by Lucy Purdy

Image for Drop the shop: could you buy only secondhand clothes in September?
Drop the shop: could you buy only secondhand clothes in September? People are being urged to buy secondhand clothes only during September, in a campaign fronted by Michaela Coel Archive Lifestyle UK
Image for 10 ways to connect with nature without leaving your home this spring
10 ways to connect with nature without leaving your home this spring Read on for ways to connect with wildlife and find some solace in nature during the Covid-19 outbreak Body & Mind Health Lifestyle UK Wellbeing
Image for Architect to convert shipping containers into intensive care units for Covid-19 patients
Architect to convert shipping containers into intensive care units for Covid-19 patients The designs will be available online for free and the team behind them hope they will be taken up around the world Health Innovation Science Society
Image for Clap for Our Carers: NHS staff to be thanked tonight with a nationwide round of applause
Clap for Our Carers: NHS staff to be thanked tonight with a nationwide round of applause At 8pm tonight (Thursday 26 March), people in the UK are invited to thank NHS workers battling the coronavirus outbreak by applauding from t... Health Society
Image for 700,000 people sign up to the NHS coronavirus volunteer army
700,000 people sign up to the NHS coronavirus volunteer army Some 170,000 people signed up overnight on Tuesday, and by Friday evening, more than 700,000 people had answered the call for volunteers to ... Health Society UK
Image for Coronavirus pandemic leads to huge drop in air pollution
Coronavirus pandemic leads to huge drop in air pollution New satellite data reveals a significant reduction in air pollution as industrial activity stalls due to the coronavirus outbreak Environment World
Load more

Popular articles

image for What went right this week: net-zero China, Covid sniffer dogs and more positive news

What went right this week: net-zero China, Covid sniffer dogs and more positive news

Lockdown learning: five experiences to broaden your mind at home

5 possible solutions to overpopulation