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    12 podcasts that focus on compelling discussions around race in 2020

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    Watch the trailer for the new BBC drama everybody is going to be talking about next week

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Sitting In Limbo: Everything you need to know about the BBC’s Windrush drama

The upcoming 90 minute drama tells the story of one man's fight to stay in the UK.

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The Capture is returning for a second season

But will Holliday Grainger return?

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Hollie Richardson
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Netflix's Becoming: Michelle Obama in behind-the-scenes still
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30 things to watch on Netflix that put black people front and centre

From Ava DuVernay’s 13th to The Incredible Jessica James.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The 17 best true crime documentaries on Netflix

True crime fans, these are the best documentaries and docuseries to watch on Netflix UK right now.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Not sure what to buy your dad for Father’s Day? 13 stylish gifts he’ll actually want to receive

Forget the novelty mugs and gimmicks, our gift guide is worth investing in.

Queer Eye season 5: production still of Fab Five
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This is the one Queer Eye S5 episode you need to watch

If you don’t have time to binge all 10 episodes, make a start with this one...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Chernobyl - HBO and Sky Original
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“I watched this record-breaking TV show, and it triggered my nucleomituphobia”

Chernobyl leads the field at this year's Bafta Television Awards, with 14 nominations, but it’s basically a real-life horror movie.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The star sign dates have changed, according to NASA

The stars have shifted – which means your horoscope isn’t what you think it is...

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Salisbury Poisonings feels all too relevant right now

Here’s everything you need to know about the BBC drama, which tells the story of the 2018 novichok attack.

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Helen Bownass
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Phoebe Waller-Bridge as Fleabag
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This is Fleabag’s best moment, according to the Bafta TV nominations

You can vote for your favourite television moment.

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Hollie Richardson
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How to support the Black Lives Matter movement if you can’t attend a protest

Add your voice to the anti-racism movement by taking action.

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Lauren Geall
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“The uncomfortable reality of talking to my white friends about George Floyd”

“As a black woman I am ready to let go of the white friendships who have met me and my pain with silence over the last week.”

Cycling tips in London.
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“I’ve cycled around London for years – here’s what I think new cyclists should really know”

Get ready for a new kind of commute.

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Hollie Richardson
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Black Lives Matter protestors in London following George Floyd's death
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UK anti-racism charities and organisations you can support right now

Looking for a way to be a better ally? Start here.

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Lauren Geall
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9 stylish bar accessories to create your own cocktails at home

From mother of pearl spirit jiggers to a rattan drinks trolley.

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Megan Murray
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Blackout Tuesday: write to your MP.
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Posted a black square? Write to your MP next – here’s how

Here are the demands we should make to our local MP.

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Hollie Richardson
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People hold placards as they join a spontaneous Black Lives Matter march through central London to protest the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and in support of the demonstrations in North America on May 31, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.
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The most powerful photos from London’s anti-racism protest

Thousands of people have marched across the city in protest after George Floyd’s death at the hands of a white police officer.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Why the sleep we get before midnight is the most important kind, according to a sleep expert

Make 9pm the new 11:30pm.

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Lauren Geall
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5 easy-care succulents that’ll brighten up any living space

Plus, how to take care of them – properly.

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“When the hell am I going to have sex again?” 3 women respond to the government’s ‘sex ban’

As having sex at home with someone you don’t live with becomes illegal in England, we asked three women how they’re feeling about it all.

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Lauren Geall
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