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Is it fair? Child poverty and fair access green space

A report released today by the National Children’s Bureau reveals an ugly truth. The number of children in the UK living in poverty is on the rise. In 1971, 2 million children were deemed to be living ‘in poverty’. Today it’s 3 million. The report, ‘Greater Expectations’, isn’t just focussed on material poverty – not…

Wild things in the city: meet the interns!

She rolled, head over tail, down the grassy embankment before coming to stop in a tumbled heap beside the pavement. A passing car hooted its encouragement. Breathless, Eva jumped up. ‘I’m re-experiencing my childhood’, she laughed. ‘That was really good!’ Around her, looking suitably impressed, stood the five other new interns in the Media and…