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A rare orchid that vanished from the UK has been found on a London rooftop Its origins are a mystery, but conservationists said the discovery shows how ‘even the most unlikely places can become havens for wildlife’ Conservation Environment UK
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A ‘forest’ has sprung up in an unlikely location in London The Forest for Change is part of an event designed to highlight solutions to the climate crisis Arts Environment Sustainable Development
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‘Tube map for walkers’ links London’s green spaces Inspired by Harry Beck’s iconic tube map, a graphic designer has created a new version that joins the dots between parks and nature spots Environment Health Lifestyle
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Poetry in the pandemic: project aims to engage young people in creative writing Young people in south-east London are being encouraged to write poetry to help them through the coronavirus crisis Arts Culture Society Wellbeing Youth
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‘The street is a place to connect’: the social enterprise that reimagines public spaces Street Space works with people in Dagenham, east London to make the public realm feel safer and more inviting Health Positive People Social Enterprise Society
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Farms of the future: growing greens below the city Growing Underground is a hydroponics farm below the streets of southwest London, which is powered by renewable energy Agriculture Environment Food
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