Articles by Oliver Balch

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Fighting for the future of wild fish With Iceland’s wild salmon population under threat, two men are trying to protect them by campaigning against the mighty commercial fish far... Economics Environment World
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Beyond retro: the Manchester townhouse that’s packed with eco-innovations A couple have implemented hundreds of eco-innovations in their Victorian house in Manchester, making it one of Europe’s most efficient build... Environment UK
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When tenants fight back: rating landlords online Some landlords get away with terrible behaviour, while weaknesses in UK legislation often allow the worst to continue. One man decided to re... Society UK
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Revolutionising renting: five ways to improve the system for UK tenants A bad public review is a strong deterrent for some landlords, but how else can renting in the UK be improved?... Society
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Sunlight express: the solar-powered train The coastal town of Byron Bay in Australia is now easily accessible via a solar-powered train. It might not look cutting-edge, but it is ... Environment World
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Football club to educate, rather than ban, racist fans Teams can bar supporters who shout antisemitic abuse, but does this change behaviour? Chelsea FC is going a step further... Lifestyle Society Sport UK
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