'The lights are so beautiful': Refugees on their first Christmas in the UK
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'The lights are so beautiful': Refugees on their first Christmas in the UK

Cashless is more
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Cashless is more

The Big Issue eBikes scheme set to launch
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The Big Issue eBikes scheme set to launch

The Big Exchange: Make an ethical investment for your child's future this Christmas
The Big Exchange

The Big Exchange: Make an ethical investment for your child's future this Christmas

'I want to teach my kids what my brother taught me'
Sam Delaney

'I want to teach my kids what my brother taught me'

Plastic-free presents for babies, toddlers and children this Christmas
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Plastic-free presents for babies, toddlers and children this Christmas

The smell of Christmas trees is not just a portal to the past, but a path to a better future
A child with a Christmas tree for the festive time of year. Illustration: CSA Images/Getty
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The smell of Christmas trees is not just a portal to the past, but a path to a better future

Any kind of calm will do: The growing trend of mindfulness
Lucy Sweet

Any kind of calm will do: The growing trend of mindfulness

Pandemic effect on deprived children's health could last into adulthood
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Pandemic effect on deprived children's health could last into adulthood

How to have a Merry Christmas without breaking the bank
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How to have a Merry Christmas without breaking the bank

Underfunded and overworked: Midwives reveal extent of NHS maternity crisis
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Underfunded and overworked: Midwives reveal extent of NHS maternity crisis

#PostYourPill: The trend aiming to destigmatise mental health medication
#PostYourPill trend
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#PostYourPill: The trend aiming to destigmatise mental health medication

World AIDS Day: 5 myths people need to unlearn
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World AIDS Day: 5 myths people need to unlearn

Why your clothes might be killing the planet - and where to source sustainable fashion
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Why your clothes might be killing the planet - and where to source sustainable fashion

Money saving apps: The best way to save or a waste of time?
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Money saving apps: The best way to save or a waste of time?

It's never been more important to stay connected
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It's never been more important to stay connected

'If I stopped using speed it would be a massive step back': Life with undiagnosed adult ADHD
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'If I stopped using speed it would be a massive step back': Life with undiagnosed adult ADHD

Why buying The Big Issue was better than winning the lottery
Matt with his Big Issue vendor Steffan. Photo supplied
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Why buying The Big Issue was better than winning the lottery

'It's their family': How homeless people with dogs got through the pandemic
Dogs on the Streets founder Michelle Clark
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'It's their family': How homeless people with dogs got through the pandemic

Black Friday 2021: Eco-friendly and ethical gifts for a sustainable shopping spree
Black Friday

Black Friday 2021: Eco-friendly and ethical gifts for a sustainable shopping spree