World Heritage Sites
Easy Urban Garden
Green Motor Racing
Wild Wonders Of Europe
We Are Family
We live as well as we do today in large part because of coal. Coal powered the industrial revolution, both in the UK and in many other countries. Owing to this, a large slice of British heritage springs from coal-mining, and all the activities that supported the mining, as any tour of an old coal-producing region will show
As a kid and a teenager I grew up without understanding what the concept of being a designer meant at all. While I lived in a household that ‘did stuff’ (my mum and nan made clothes, pop made toys and furniture), if I had said I wanted to be a designer my mum and stepdad would have been nonplussed, encouraging me to get a ‘proper job’.
Hannah Jones began her working life as a freelance reporter for the BBC. She is now a board member of Mercy Corps, a founding member of the business advisory council to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), was named a Global Young Leader in conjunction with the World Economic Forum – and all this while being Vice-president of Corporate Responsibility at Nike.
Francesco Bandarin is the Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre. When Sublime met him he had just made the keynote speech at a conference held at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum entitled ‘Sustaining Identity’. He is a man who passionately believes that heritage is for everyone and that this is why we should care about it.