How many Covid-19 vaccinations have been given where you live?
More than 34,000 people in Tower Hamlets who are eligible have been given at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccination. In total, 34,656 jabs were given in the borough up to February 21, according to the latest figures published by the National...
Stepney Green hero volunteering seven days a week since pandemic began
"We needed to unite and help one another." This is the attitude Tower Hamlets resident Muhi Mikdad adopted when the Covid-19 pandemic first hit in March last year. The 29-year-old started volunteering at that point, and he hasn't stopped since.
Buddhist hails meditation as boost to lockdown mental health
A member of a Buddhist order has hailed meditation as a boost to mental health in the pandemic. Maitreyabandhu co-founded the Breathing Space wellbeing project which is run from London Buddhist Centre in Roman Road, Bethnal Green. A member of...
Planning for the future: The perfect trip to Australia
A visa and a flight ticket are all you need to travel to experience Australia’s wonderous sights. Depending on the type of person you are, travel is currently either the last thing on your mind or the only thing you can think of. Being forced...