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Brent, in north London, is the only place in Britain where women earn as much as men on average. Copeland (home of Sellafield) in Cumbria has the poorest women compared to the men. (PropertyFinder)

One in 500 Londoners walks to work. (Time Out, 5th March 2008)

Over 99.9 per cent of the land on Earth is not occupied by a person at a given time. Therefore, while 50 to 200 “large” pieces of man-made space debris return to Earth every year, experts know of only one report of a person being hit. Lottie Williams of Tulsa, Oklahoma, was…

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