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Marcus Rashford urges more compassion for UK's poorest children.

Footballer Marcus Rashford who was recently awarded an MBE for services to vulnerable children, has launched an online petition calling on the government to end child food poverty. By implementing three recommendations from the National Food Strategy to expand a...
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Being FoodWise Autumn Toolkit

As the seasons change, so do the vegetables and now Autumn is here, its pumpkin season! With pumpkin picking and sales soaring in the run up to Halloween, we need to remember to be FoodWise in Autumn.
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Surge in number of UK children applying for free school meals.

As the Covid-19 pandemic plays havoc with family incomes, analysis by the Food Foundation released as part of footballer Marcus Rashford’s campaign to end child food poverty, estimates that as many as 900,000 more children have sought free school meals, on top o...
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New School Breakfast Bill .

Magic Breakfast is working with Feeding Britain and Labour MP Emma Lewell-Buck on a school breakfast bill. This builds on, and scales-up, current government funding for school breakfasts. If successful, the bill would ensure that all children in England start th...
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Comic Relief Reveals 100% Plastic-Free Red Nose - thanks to pupil power!

Comic Relief has today revealed its first ever 100% plastic-free, plant-based Red Nose, which will launch early next year for Red Nose Day 2021. Comic Relief and its long-standing partner, Sainsbury’s, have created the new Red Nose from bagasse, a natural by-pro...
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Solving plastic pollution – Sir David Attenborough and Dame Ellen MacArthur.

Solutions to tackle plastic pollution are within reach so we can avoid a future in which there are more plastic than fish in our oceans.
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Attenborough smashes Jennifer Aniston's Instagram record!

Sir David Attenborough has broken Jennifer Aniston's record for the fastest time to reach a million followers on Instagram. At 94 years old, the naturalist's follower count raced to seven figures in 4 hrs 44 mins on Thursday, according to Guinness World Records.
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Extinction - the Facts

With a million species at risk of extinction, David Attenborough explores how this crisis of biodiversity has consequences for us all, including putting us at greater risk of pandemic diseases.
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UN’s Global Biodiversity Outlook report.

The fifth edition of the UN’s Global Biodiversity Outlook report, published by the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD), provides an authoritative overview of the state of nature worldwide.
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National guidance on PE and sport in school.

There have been a lot of schools asking for advice around what to do this term with regards to PE and sport. The association for PE has published some really useful guidance to support the Physical Education, School Sport and Physical Activity workforce includin...
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