5 Creative School Designs

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A study by the University of Salford and UK architects, Nightingale Associates, found that good school design can boost learning by up to 25%. Many of us will spend our formative years in them, yet it’s unlikely that we really considered what went into the design of these buildings. The following is a selection of […]

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Community Stories from the Republic of Ireland

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Community members all over Ireland have been finding ways to give back and maintain a sense of community spirit. Here are some that lifted ours. Community Members Upskill to Help Fight Pandemic Students have been going to colleges to upskill and train to help reduce the threat posed by the coronavirus. Before the crisis, Hank […]

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Stories from Northern Irish Communities

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Northern Ireland has long struggled with reconciling different parts of their communities, but they have come together in the face of the current pandemic, demonstrating the triumph of common humanity over factional differences. Here are some heartwarming stories from Northern Irish communities. Northern Ireland Unites in Supporting the NHS Murals, usually associated with a divided […]

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Communities in the North of England

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During the current crisis, it can be difficult to feel a part of a community, especially with the current lockdown measures. Community action is more important in such moments than ever, which is why we have rounded up the following stories from around the North of England. Schools making PPE This sixth form in Leeds […]

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Community Initiatives in Scotland

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Lockdown can make it easy to feel isolated. However, social distancing does not mean that communities have to become distant. Community action in a crisis is pivotal, which is why we have rounded up the following stories from Scotland. Community Hopscotch A community in Edinburgh has come together to create a giant hopscotch game with […]

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Community Solidarity in Wales

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All over the UK, communities have come together in the face of the current epidemic. Below are uplifting examples of solidarity from communities in Wales. Michelin-Starred Restaurants Cook Meals for Health Workers Cafes and restaurants throughout the UK have been working to ensure that NHS staff and care workers are well-fed as they work on […]

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Going Digital: The Future of Community Engagement

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With the world going into lockdown and the advent of social distancing, there have been many inevitable changes to the inner workings of businesses, whether that be increased use of conference calls or putting work on hold. The task that businesses have been faced with, and the property industry included, is to find innovative ways […]

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Built-ID Movie Night

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With everybody at home, it’s likely that you’ve found yourself bingeing on TV show after TV show and are constantly on the hunt for new movies to watch! Here are some movie recommendations from the Built-ID team. Emily: My movie is Miss Congeniality because it’s a feel good film and I will need the same […]

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