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Celebrating Women in Social Enterprise and Beyond

Last week was International Women’s day – a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The world isn’t perfect, but in the last couple of years there have been positive things to report when it… More

Steps to zero plastic with changemaker Beth Noy

After getting fed up with all the plastic waste in her life, changemaker Beth Noy founded Plastic Freedom, an online store that delivers plastic-free alternatives to your doorstep!   The first steps to zero plastic “I first decided to go… More

Stopping marine plastic pollution at the source.

Find out how changemaker Natalie Fee, behind award-wining campaigning organisation City to Sea, decided to stop marine plastic pollution at the source!   The power of storytelling to inspire action “I lived in a city, I didn’t swim, sail or… More

Food & Drink Sector Survey Launched!

Today the Impact Hub King’s Cross launched a major survey into the views, wants and needs of food and drink buyers. Developed to support the development of our sector focus on food & drink, the survey will aim to establish… More

Feeding the City

It comes as no surprise that cities across the UK are struggling to feed themselves sustainably. Healthy food is often inaccessible. Obesity is on the rise. Food supply chains are long and opaque, hiding unsustainable practises and pushing up prices.… More

Turning food waste into cash.

Some forward-thinking individuals are turning food that might otherwise go to waste, into a source of revenue – here’s why… In an ideal world none of our systems – especially those providing our basic, essential needs – would produce any… More

Connecting King’s Cross and Reinventing Democracy: Lessons from the Action-Takers

Welcome to another article from the ‘Inside Impact’ series here at Impact Hub King’s Cross. This article from our member, Andy Paice, details the learning and experience that a team of committed Hub members and other changemakers from the local… More

Urban food growing may not feed the world, but that’s not the point

This year, the Food Talks series is all about ‘people-powered solutions to food system challenges’. People do have the power to change our food systems for the better. One of the ways people can participate in our food system –… More

Lessons in Marketing a Social Impact Brand (Part #2)

Welcome back to part 2 of this brilliant blog series by Hubber, Daniel Stanley, where he shares new ways of thinking and approaching marketing when building a social impact brand. (If you haven’t read part one yet, you can do… More