Hannah Westwater

Climate crisis could cause 5,000 UK deaths a year by 2050 without action
Environment

Climate crisis could cause 5,000 UK deaths a year by 2050 without action

‘No one deserves to starve’: UK cities back call to make food a legal right
Social Justice

‘No one deserves to starve’: UK cities back call to make food a legal right

Here’s how to make a winter coat donation to help people in need
Housing

Here’s how to make a winter coat donation to help people in need

Green jobs key to avoid ‘long-term scarring’ from Covid unemployment
Employment

Green jobs key to avoid ‘long-term scarring’ from Covid unemployment

Minister denies disabled people have been ‘treated badly’ in benefits scandal
Social Justice

Minister denies disabled people have been ‘treated badly’ in benefits scandal

How Take One Leave One is helping people through the freezing winter weather
Social Justice

How Take One Leave One is helping people through the freezing winter weather

Disabled Brits on benefits ‘go without food and other essentials’ in pandemic
Social Justice

Disabled Brits on benefits ‘go without food and other essentials’ in pandemic

MPs up pressure on Government to keep £20 Universal Credit increase
News

MPs up pressure on Government to keep £20 Universal Credit increase

PM must follow Biden’s lead on climate to stop ‘the gravest injustices’
Environment

PM must follow Biden’s lead on climate to stop ‘the gravest injustices’

Racism is stopping ethnic minorities getting the healthcare they need
News

Racism is stopping ethnic minorities getting the healthcare they need

Scottish Government’s budget ‘falls short’ of supporting struggling families
Social Justice

Scottish Government’s budget ‘falls short’ of supporting struggling families

‘Rocket boost’ needed to fight lockdown impact on child mental health
News

‘Rocket boost’ needed to fight lockdown impact on child mental health

‘They focus on short term fixes’: Why MPs must do better for young people
Politics

‘They focus on short term fixes’: Why MPs must do better for young people

Wellbeing Week: ‘Young people are the big losers of the pandemic’
Politics

Wellbeing Week: ‘Young people are the big losers of the pandemic’

‘Simply greenwash’? Climate scheme must not be a distraction, campaigners say
Environment

‘Simply greenwash’? Climate scheme must not be a distraction, campaigners say

Ten years to save the oceans from climate disaster, say experts
Environment

Ten years to save the oceans from climate disaster, say experts

Less than half of schools in England use free period products scheme
Social Justice

Less than half of schools in England use free period products scheme

Government faces court action over rule punishing migrants in lockdown
Social Justice

Government faces court action over rule punishing migrants in lockdown

Council’s vote to make food a legal right is ‘remarkable’
Social Justice

Council’s vote to make food a legal right is ‘remarkable’

‘Universal’ free school meals saved from axe in London
Social Justice

‘Universal’ free school meals saved from axe in London

What the £20 Universal Credit increase means for the people who get it
Social Justice

What the £20 Universal Credit increase means for the people who get it

Marcus Rashford, Emma Thompson and more urge PM to review free school meals
Social Justice

Marcus Rashford, Emma Thompson and more urge PM to review free school meals

No free school meals at half term, says Government
Social Justice

No free school meals at half term, says Government

Donate your old laptop to schools in lockdown with this online map
Activism

Donate your old laptop to schools in lockdown with this online map

Lack of laptops for remote learning is pushing families to the brink
Social Justice

Lack of laptops for remote learning is pushing families to the brink

Free school meals: Food Foundation demands urgent review of Government policy
Social Justice

Free school meals: Food Foundation demands urgent review of Government policy

Rising in-work and benefit poverty ‘a damning indictment of society’ – report
Social Justice

Rising in-work and benefit poverty ‘a damning indictment of society’ – report

Ministers refuse to investigate benefit poverty amid free school meals uproar
Social Justice

Ministers refuse to investigate benefit poverty amid free school meals uproar

Government threatened with legal action over lockdown schooling ‘failures’
News

Government threatened with legal action over lockdown schooling ‘failures’

Lidl moves before Government to support families with healthy food
Social Justice

Lidl moves before Government to support families with healthy food

Big Issue Changemakers 2020: Arts
Culture

Big Issue Changemakers 2020: Arts

Big Issue Changemakers 2021: Housing and homelessness
Housing

Big Issue Changemakers 2021: Housing and homelessness

Introducing The Big Issue’s Top 100 Changemakers 2021
Activism

Introducing The Big Issue’s Top 100 Changemakers 2021

What did we do about the climate crisis in 2020?
Environment

What did we do about the climate crisis in 2020?

UK poverty in 2020: ‘No family could have planned for a pandemic’
Social Justice

UK poverty in 2020: ‘No family could have planned for a pandemic’