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The plan to create a ‘ring of blossom’ around England’s second city Hundreds of fruit trees are being planted around Birmingham in a bid to boost biodiversity, food production and public health Environment Health Society Wellbeing
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What went right this week: historic malaria vaccine, plus more positive news The WHO approved a malaria vaccine for Africa, a citizens’ assembly was announced for Cop26, plus the week’s other top stories Arts Culture Environment Health Science Society UK Wellbeing World
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The Muslim community group in Birmingham that helps neighbours, ‘human to human’ As part of our United Kingdom of Solutions focus, we meet Imran Hameed. He founded Bearded Broz, a volunteer-led group that combines Muslim ... Society UK
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Could free bikes help solve our air pollution crisis? A scheme in Birmingham that has given away 4,000 bikes and cycling training has been recognised for its potential in improving air quality Environment Sustainable Development
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The August riots, a year on Caspar Walsh revisits three communities hit by the 2011 August riots to find out how places have healed and what positive initiatives have r... Society

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