Fed up with bad news but want to stay informed? Positive News is the magazine for good journalism about the good things that are happening. This is is of particular interest to us, physical retail, in person interactions and a sense of place and neighbourhood are at the core of what Rare Mags is about.
"Cover story: From field to food bank – the new movement of ‘gleaners’ putting surplus crops to good use
Across Britain, people are coming together to salvage leftover produce that would otherwise be left to perish after harvest. Tackling both food poverty and farm waste, it’s a timely response to the cost of living crisis – and an active call for a better food system
Other features include: Getting disadvantaged young people top City jobs • Urban cowboys tackling gun crime • Gentle activism • The 100-ft Cornish sailing boat helping people to heal from mental illness • Cleaning up fashion with cutting-edge green textiles • Miriam Margolyes’ life lessons • Overcoming childhood trauma to not only survive but thrive • The menopause revolution • Life after wrongful conviction • Saving rainforests with artificial intelligence"