Christobel Hastings

Christobel Hastings is a London-based journalist covering pop culture, feminism, LGBTQ and lore.

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Life

What do the female icons of tomorrow look like?

The next generation of changemakers are ready to rise

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Food

3 exclusive recipes from Table Manners: The Cookbook, courtesy of Jessie and Lennie Ware

“My mum has always said we put the ‘fun’ in dysfunctional, which I guess is represented in this book.”

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People

US election 2020: who America’s A-listers are supporting in the presidential race

The stars have spoken.

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Food

This new cookbook celebrates the underrated beauty of Irish cuisine

Consider the Emerald Isle your dinner party inspiration.

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How PTSD changed my philosophy on mental health

The self-proclaimed ‘Kris Jenner of activism’ is shaking up the mental health movement for good.

Life

How men can be better allies, according to a man

"Boys won’t be boys. Boys will be what we teach them to be"

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Long Reads

12 genuinely useful pieces of advice that might just change your life

Wise words to inspire you to move on to bigger and better things.

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Long Reads

Careers advice from women who are absolutely smashing it right now

AOC, Oprah Winfrey and Michelle Obama.

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Life

“What losing my legs taught me about body neutrality”

Kat Hawkins shares her journey to self-acceptance after becoming a double amputee

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Food

My New Roots: The most delicious seasonal recipes to see you through winter

Consider this your ultimate cold weather fuel.

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Life

6 things 2020 holds for us according to an expert

From technology to our levels of trust

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Gwen Stefani was age-shamed for her New Year’s Eve performance, and Twitter was having none of it

As the iconic singer proves time and time again, talent doesn't have a sell-by date.

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Life

Attention, Marvel fans: more LGBTQ+ characters are coming to the MCU this year

The president of Marvel Studios confirmed the first transgender character will feature on the silver screen in 2020.

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Life

“David Tennant is right: female representation is just common sense”

The actor expertly summarised the importance of gender equality on the sets of TV shows.

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Books

Barack Obama’s annual reading list is here to prove that sexist “chick lit” theory wrong

The former President's favourite books from the year was filled with refreshing titles.

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Life

“Finally, Fleetwood Mac’s Christine McVie is getting the spotlight she deserves”

Overlooked for decades, the group’s most successful singer-songwriter is at long last being recognised.

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Life

Nadiya Hussain had the most moving reaction to receiving an MBE in the New Year Honours

"I never imagined this would happen to me."

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Life

This is how to make your home smell exactly like a fancy hotel

Recreate these heavenly aromas so your living space smells just as sweet.

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5 magical Christmas traditions from around the world to add to your festive ritual

Take inspiration from another culture this Christmas.

Long Reads

Are you suffering from Christmas burnout? Here’s how to cope if you’re feeling overwhelmed

Take the pressure off the festive season with these expert-approved tips.

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