Hundreds of young people from deprived areas will get hands-on experience of nature conservation

Hundreds of young people from deprived areas will get hands-on experience of nature conservation, boost their job prospects and help maintain green spaces. The Urban Ranger project will give 10 to 21-year-olds from Merton the chance to take part in activities such as creating wildlife habitats and community orchards, installing ponds and managing native woodlands.

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London’s first black radio station awarded blue heritage plaque for contribution to British history

London’s first black radio station Choice FM is unveiling a blue heritage plaque, awarded to mark it’s contribution to British history since launching thirty-one years ago. Of the twenty-five blue plaques in Lambeth, Choice FM’s is one of only a few in the borough that represent Black Asian and Minority Ethnic communities.

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