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On yer bike: the new directory for businesses that deliver by bicycle Demand for home deliveries is surging, which means more traffic and emissions. Or does it? Brought By Bike has a solution Environment Good Business Health Society
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Dreaming of an ethical Christmas? 2017 set to be the best year yet for ‘conscious’ seasonal spending UK shoppers are on course to buy more ethically than ever this December, according to new research Economics Society
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5 possible solutions to music piracy Music is more widely available than ever, but artists struggle to be paid. How can musicians be fairly rewarded in the digital age? Arts Lifestyle Society
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The co-operative breadmaking business that’s on the rise At the worker-owned Leeds Bread Co-operative, all employees have a say in decisions – right down to the kind of bread that gets baked. The b... Written in partnership with Your Co-op
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5 inspiring food and drink co-operatives Our pick of the UK businesses that combine food and drink with a tasty dose of co-operation Written in partnership with Your Co-op
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