How does loneliness impact our mental health? — Radio News Package
Loneliness can have a lasting impact on our mental health and wellbeing. The situation is so critical that the government launched its first loneliness strategy last October. Today, the NHS is making a new effort to tackle this issue. Valeria Martinez has this report.
Are London streets safe for women? — Street Harassment Radio News Package
The London Mayor has the ambitious vision to make London the most walkable city in the world. But with 60 percent of girls and young women saying they don’t feel safe walking home alone, how realistic is that pledge? Valeria Martinez has this report.
CAN FASHION BE SUSTAINABLE? | In conversation with Extinction Rebellion & designer Charli Cohen
London Fashion Week is back with its Spring/Summer line up, but some of the spotlight for this season’s glamorous festivities were stolen by activist group Extinction Rebellion, who formed protests outside major fashion events. Extinction Rebellion is calling out the fashion industry to use its huge influence to help create a more just and sustainable world. More and more fashion brands are responding to this issue, by incorporating ethical and sustainable production methods. We spoke about consumerism and fast fashion designer Charli Cohen, the founder of a London-based sustainable technical-wear fashion brand.