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It’s a hit: how classic songs are uniting children and care home residents online A project to combat loneliness in lockdown is using classic songs to bring generations together over the internet Arts Body & Mind Culture Health Society
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‘Braver than I gave myself credit for’: what Positive News readers learned in lockdown We asked how you've grown in the face of the pandemic. A year on from the first UK lockdown, we share your insights Health Lifestyle Society Wellbeing
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Work less, live more: 10 arguments for a shorter working week As Spain flirts with a four-day week, we look at the benefits of working less, from strengthening families to improving gender equality Economics Lifestyle
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Circular economy: Ikea has pledged to buy back customers’ old furniture Delayed because of the pandemic, Ikea’s ‘buy back’ scheme is set to launch in the UK at the end of lockdown Economics Environment Good Business
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A fresh spin: the clothes made out of recycled wood pulp A Finnish company has found a way of using wood pulp to print new clothes – and the only byproduct is water Environment Innovation Lifestyle Society
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What went right this week: empathy ads, the ‘right to repair’ and more positive news Billboards promoting empathy appeared in London, Europeans won the right to repair, mountain hares were protected and more Conservation Culture Good Business Society
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