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Saving the high street: 10 quickfire solutions for the UK and beyond The exodus of big retailers doesn’t mean the end of the high street. Quite the opposite. Here are 10 ways to hasten the revival Economics Society
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The 12 best ways to get cars out of cities, according to research Permanently driving cars out of cities can help save lives, boost the economy and make urban areas more liveable. This is how you do it Environment Society Travel Wellbeing
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