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Land grabbers 'sell' off Putney Bridge

Putney the Latest to Fall Victim to Land Grabbers

It was a typically cold and grey Monday morning, as we strolled down the banks of the River Thames.  We were just passing the London Rowing Club Boathouse when two men appeared, dressed in suits...

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Bolton Group at the Global Village

Taking to the Streets of Bolton Our group, (the Bolton Oxfam/World Development Movement group), had a stall at our local Global Village Market recently. The aim was to promote the Grow campaign...

Land Grab Campaign: 1 month on

Imagine, for a second, being kicked out of your home.  There's no time to collect your possessions, no time to say goodbye to friends and family and you must give up everything you know...

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Cafe Direct - Food Heroes across the world

I'm in the Cafédirect offices in East London to meet Alvaro Gomez, the general manager of a of a coffee growing cooperative in Costa Rica and one of the directors of Cafédirect.   ...

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World Food Day 2012

Today on World Food Day, more than 1 in eight people will go to bed hungry. Living in the UK, a country where it's ok to throw food out if it's a day past its best before date and...

Sara Cox's pop up restaurant - success for GROW in the kitchen

Sara Cox cooked up a storm at a one night only pop up restaurant for Oxfam ...

Land campaigning building to a BOOM

It's been a fantastic first week of land campaigning with stunts, action and a social sonic boom. ...

Fare Share: Food Heroes Reducing Waste

Who are FareShare? FareShare is a national charity that works with local Manchester partner, Emerge to share unwanted food. (Emerge is an organisation promoting the three R's, reuse,...

When the Northerners Land Grabbed London

GET OUT NOW! Get your things. You've got two minutes to leave. Stop crying. There's nothing you can do. Tell your kids to stop screaming. Say goodbye to your home. It's gone.  ...

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