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    01.04.21
    2020 Review
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    2020 Review

    Amid the wasteland of uncertainty and devastation there grows a small flower of hope. There is a chance that we will construct a fairer, more compassionate and brighter future for all. As we roll into 2021 let us have the courage to think about the good things to come and dare to dream of the world as one.

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    03.10.20
    Music for the Marsden
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    Music for the Marsden

    The Music for the Marsden charity concert raised £1 Million for the hospital’s new cancer facility. Gary Brooker of Procol Harum assembled a stellar line-up of musicians including Yusuf / Cat Stevens, Sir Tom Jones, Bonnie Tyler, Eric Clapton, Sir Van Morrison, Mick Hucknall, Mike Rutherford, Rick Wakeman, Nick Mason, Zucchero, Paul Young, Paul Jones

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    01.28.20
    Back To Wide-Eyed Childhood, Back To Earth
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    Back To Wide-Eyed Childhood, Back To Earth

    “My concern for many years of my life has been about the earth and the people who live on it” – Yusuf Following the release of 1978’s “Back to Earth” Yusuf / Cat Stevens hung up his glittering cloak of fame, handed back the keys to his musical success and refocused his sights upon a

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    12.28.19
    Cambridge Eco-Mosque
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    Cambridge Eco-Mosque

    Designed around the concept of being a calm oasis within a grove of trees, the The Cambride Eco-Mosque’s design marries traditional Islamic architecture, geometry and horticulture with indigenous English materials, plants and craftsmanship to create a unique synthesis.

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    11.29.19
    Lifetime Achievement Award
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    Lifetime Achievement Award

    On Thursday 28th November, Yusuf was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award by TRT, the Turkish Radio and Television corporation. Their World Citizen campaign seeks to recognise those who show great empathy and compassion for their fellow human beings, a respect for diversity and a desire to create positive change in the world. The 2019

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    11.11.19
    11 Million Trees
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    11 Million Trees

    On the 11/11/19 at 11am, Peace Train volunteers participated in the planting of 11 million saplings across 2,023 locations in Turkey. The event was part of the “Breath for the Future” campaign, a massive reforestation initiative that will be observed annually and highlights the country’s commitment to a greener future.

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