UK360 - Episode 31 - Millie Clode
06 November 2012, 05:35
Millie Clode (Sky Sports News) presents episode 31 of UK360 – the programme which brings you the stories that matter. Every week, UK360 showcases inspiring stories from the streets and covers the local issues that matter to you.
Special report: London’s homeless immigrants
UK360 reporter Sara Delgrossi investigates latest government statistics that say the number of immigrants from India is increasing. According to reports, some immigrants come to the UK illegally with hopes of a better life, but the economic downturn has led many of them into poverty. This report looks into the squalid conditions suffered by many of them now sleeping rough in West London.
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Arts House Gallery Cafe
Since 2008, the Arts House Gallery Café in Southampton has been a hub of creativity and social life for the local community. UK360 filmmaker Sam Clarke went to meet some of the inspiring volunteers who are the lifeblood of this exciting venue.
HS2: Is it really worth it?
High Speed 2 is a brand new railway system scheduled for completion in 2026. It will run from London to Birmingham and will cut the travel time by nearly 30 minutes, while boosting the West Midlands’ economy by £2.5bn. But in doing so, HS2 will disrupt many homes and businesses and take over parts of the British countryside. This report from Bucks New University explores the many mixed opinions surrounding this controversial project.
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