Hiking in the South Downs: The Seven Sisters

View of the Seven Sisters and the Ocean

Seaford to Eastbourne —12.5 miles Whether work’s got you down or you just need a small break, if you want to get away from the bustle of London a hike in the South Downs is the perfect way to enjoy nature without having to travel too far from the city.  Although not extraordinarily difficult, trekking

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Explained: Voter Suppression in America

A hand dropping a vote into a ballot box

Voter turnout for the US Presidential Election 2020 was at its highest since 1900, with around two thirds of the electorate coming out in support of their candidate. Although a significant improvement, largely driven by the polarization of the electorate and the work of grassroots voting rights activists, the US still lags most Western democracies

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School Faces Backlash Over Fox Culling

Fox behind chain link fence

Minet Junior School in Hayes has removed traps set for foxes on their grounds after a public backlash against the practice, which involves killing the animals after they have been trapped. Councillor for Botwell, Janet Gardner tweeted that the traps had been removed after a petition was created on change.org condemning the practice and demanding

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