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Waves is the emotional gut-punch this pallid January needs

This movie offers us a unique take on family, love and grief.

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RuPaul’s Drag Race star The Vivienne reveals the hardest lesson she’s ever had to learn

“I don’t care who likes me.”

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Claudia Winkleman’s 12 rules of Christmas

From the best drinks to gifting rules, our guest editor reveals how to enjoy the most wonderful time of the year.

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Charlie’s Angels’ Ella Balinska talks respect, resolutions and doing what she loves

“A resolution is ‘a firm decision to do or not to do something’. I think we can achieve that any day.”

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Mabel McVey on family, fate and the Destiny’s Child reunion she’s dreaming of

The 23-year-old singer answers our existential questions.

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Sinéad Burke is the inspirational voice we need to hear right now

The podcaster and disability advocate talks the Spice Girls, feminism and political activism.

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Yara Shahidi on what it really means to be a young woman in 2019

“We’re going to find ways to disrupt this system on a fundamental level.”

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Bake Off 2019: 29 thoughts I had while watching the GBBO final

As the Bake Off draws to a close here's what we made of tonight's episode. Warning, spoilers ahead...

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Bake Off 2019: 27 thoughts I had while watching GBBO episode nine

It's semi-final week and here's what we made of tonight's episode. Warning, spoilers ahead...

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Lupita Nyong’o on the real-life warrior women who inspired Black Panther

The actor’s new documentary focuses on the all-female Dora Milaje tribe

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Margaret Atwood talks forgiveness, climate change and her fears for the human race

The author answers our existential questions...

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Hillary and Chelsea Clinton on what it really means to be gutsy women

Our guest editors on fighting for change, saluting gutsy women and the advice they both live by.

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Exclusive: Daisy May Cooper talks Stephen King, ghostly encounters and why she’s not afraid of dying

“Labour was the worst pain I’ve ever been in. You basically very nearly die, but afterwards you’re somehow still alive,” says This Country’s Daisy Cooper.

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Bake Off 2019: 23 thoughts I had while watching GBBO episode six

With seven contestants left in the baking race here's what we made of tonight's episode. Warning, spoilers ahead...

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32 thoughts I had while watching the fourth episode of GBBO

TV's most soul soothing show is back, and here's what we made of it. Warning, spoilers ahead...

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Hustlers film review: Watch the five star film that should win J.Lo her first Oscar

The film directed by Lorene Scarafia is an electric and empowering cinematic must-watch

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31 thoughts I had while watching the third episode of GBBO

TV's most soul soothing show is back, and here's what we made of it. Warning, spoilers ahead...

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35 thoughts I had while watching GBBO last night

TV's most comforting show is back, and here's what we made of it. Warning, spoilers ahead...

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Bake Off 2019: 52 thoughts I had while watching GBBO episode one

TV's most comforting show is back, and here's what we made of it. Warning, spoilers ahead...

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The Crown's Emerald Fennell reveals the one thing she’d like to be remembered for

Emerald answers our quick-fire existential questions

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