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Emmaus Charity Has Helped 11,000 Homeless People Make A Fresh Start Through Fixing Furniture

“Without Emmaus I would have probably ended up dying on the streets,” says Sean, 56. He’s just one of the 11,000 homeless people Emmaus has helped to make a new start since it launched 25 years ago. The charity, which celebrated its momentous birthday this weekend, provides homeless people with a roof over their heads,…

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The Fashion Brands And Companies Committed To Knowing Who Made Their Clothes

Shoppers are increasingly turning to clothing labels for more than just size information. Designers and shops are being asked to increase the transparency around where their clothes are made for Fashion Revolution Week (18th – 24th April 2016). So we asked the people behind new and developing sustainable fashion companies why they are committed to ensuring they can…

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Term-Time Holidays: Derbyshire County Council Introduces Interim Arrangements To Avoid Fines

A council in England has has temporarily abolished automatic fines for parents taking their kids on holiday during term time. Derbyshire County Council has changed its rules while awaiting for the Supreme Court’s ruling on the fines given to parents. Pupils in the area will be allowed to go on a term-time holiday as long as…

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Couple Home School Two Sons While Travelling Around The World: ‘We Consider Ourselves Peaceful Parents’

A couple shunned traditional school education for their children and instead opted for a life-time trip around the world.  Since they began their alternative lifestyle in February 2015, Paul, 39, and Caroline King, 35, have travelled to 26 countries with their two children, Winston, six and Henry, four,.  “This year has been amazing, we’ve seen so…

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