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Many UK Families Are Finding It Tough To Afford A Basic Standard Of Living

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Prince’s Charity In Kind Direct, an organisation dedicated to redistributing donated goods to thousands of charities across the UK, is reporting a sharp increase in helping people cope with destitution.

Royal Mail Doing Business In A Responsible Way

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The UK postal service, the Royal Mail, is celebrating its 500th birthday of connecting millions of customers, businesses, organisations and communities, including those in the remote rural areas.

UK Workforce Has More Sick Days Than Any Other European Country

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The UK workforce has more sick days than any other European country—twice as many as the US. British employers need to make happiness a higher priority in the workplace to stop the country heading the ‘European sick leave table’, claims Cloudbooking, a leading space management software company.

BBC Journalist Mishal Husain To Honour 2016 Ashden International Award Winners

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Forward thinking organisations championing solar energy in India, East Africa and beyond; businesses improving the health of citizens through sustainable buildings and access to clean water in China and Indonesia; and a not-for-profit connecting communities with vital services—all are winners of the prestigious 2016 Ashden International Awards.

Diageo One Of The Best Places To Work For New American Dads

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – In the US, there is no federal paid parental leave (or maternity), making it one of the few developed countries in the world lacking state support for new parents, though many states have their own systems.

Mums Behind The U.K.'s Small Businesses Are A Powerful Economic Force

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Do you know much about the “Mumpreneur” economy? These are businesses run by mothers with children under 18, which generated a staggering, £7.2bn for the U.K. economy in 2014 supporting over 200,000 jobs!

US and UK Studies Issue Warnings about Financial and Health Impacts of Climate Change

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – A new study by the London School of Economics (LSE), published in the peer-reviewed journal

India Wants The UK To Stay In the EU

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – 'Brexit' is a word on everyone's breath, since UK Prime Minister David Cameron announced a referendum on whether Britain should remain in the 28-nation EU to take place on 23 June this year. A referendum is a vote where everyone of voting age gives a "Yes" or "No" answer to a question; whichever side gets more than half of all votes cast will have won.

Lloyds Bank Publishes Helping Britain Prosper Plan

Helping businesses prosper(3BL Media/Justmeans) – On 16 March the U.K.’s Chancellor of Exchequer, George Osborne, announced his very controversial 2016 Budget.

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