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  • Woman counting down time
    Opinion

    Feeling pressured to “celebrate” the end of lockdown? You are not alone

  • Woman dancing in club
    Politics

    Will we really be dancing in nightclubs this June?

  • Kenneth Branagh
    TV

    Kenneth Branagh will play Boris Johnson in a new coronavirus drama, and people have thoughts

Latest Stories

Clap for carers: NHS staff explain why we should rethink the event
Life

NHS staff explain why it might be time to rethink the Clap For Heroes

Frontline workers have shared their views.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Daisy May Cooper in this country
People

Why Daisy May Cooper’s question for Boris Johnson is going viral

She shared it after the lockdown announcement.

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Hollie Richardson
Published
Entertainment

2020 in review: Brexit, Megxit, Tiger King, DIY hairdos and so many Zoom calls

Did this really all just happen?

Posted by
Anita Ghosh
Published
Woman packing presents in her car
Life

People are sharing their strong (and divided) views on the Christmas bubble rules

Twitter reacts to Boris Johnson's latest announcement.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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“I’m now the fun police”: how 3 weeks of the 10pm curfew has really affected staff and customers

Sadiq Khan is calling for the curfew to be lifted.

Dispatches: Growing Up Poor aired on Channel 4 this week.
Opinion

This 2019 documentary perfectly predicted what is happening in the UK right now

And you can still watch it now.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Taiwo Owatemi MP
Politics

Why Taiwo Owatemi’s powerful speech on feeding families is going viral

It comes after yesterday’s debate around extending free school meals.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Coronavirus
Politics

Why no one can agree if the lockdown “circuit breaker” is a good idea

Will England go into full lockdown for three weeks?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Senior woman with facial mask - stock photo
Opinion

The elderly aren’t expendable, so why do we talk about Covid as if they are?

“We shouldn’t expect our grandparents to lock themselves away so we can have an extra pint.”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Lockdown rules: Group of young women sitting in restaurant and making selfie. All wear face mask. New normal concept.
Opinion

How lockdown rules put a literal price on maintaining friendships

“I can’t meet up with my family at home, but I can go to the pub. What gives?”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Care homes during pandemic.
Life

What does today’s announcement really mean for care homes this winter?

The government has just announced its “winter care home action plan”.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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The Gogglebox reaction to this week’s coronavirus news speaks volumes

“Breaking news! The government’s rules are a bit confusing”

Brexit news 2020
Life

The Brexit news you nearly missed because of ‘that’ lockdown announcement

The government is having one heck of a week.

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Hollie Richardson
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Operation Moonshot: Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a virtual press conference at Downing Street on September 9, 2020 in London, England. As from Monday September 14, people in England will only be allowed to socialise in groups of six or less people following the announcement from the Prime Minister. This is to help curb the recent rise in Coronavirus cases. (Photo by Stefan Rousseau- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
Long Reads

Why people are so angry about Boris Johnson’s ‘moonshot’ plans

Trust us: it only gets worse once you’ve learned the meaning behind the name ‘moonshot’.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Mrs America: Margo Martindale as Bella Abzug, Uzo Aduba as Shirley Chisholm, and Elizabeth Banks as Jill Ruckelshaus
Life

The vital lesson we must take away from Mrs America

This star-studded TV show might be set in the 1970s, but its story is strikingly relevant to today’s society.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Boris Johnson
Opinion

Boris Johnson just took responsibility for the care home crisis – so what will he do about it?

“I take full responsibility for what has happened.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Employees pull pints at the Lordship pub in East Dulwich on July 04, 2020 in London, England. The UK Government announced that Pubs, Hotels and Restaurants can open from Saturday, July 4th providing they follow guidelines on social distancing and sanitising. (Photo by John Phillips/Getty Images)
Life

Everyone has an opinion on the pubs reopening, but let’s resist turning on each other

Three pubs have already been forced to close after customers tested positive for Covid-19.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
A group of people coronavirus
Opinion

The frustrating reality of Leicester’s lockdown, and how it feels to live there now

Black and Asian communities continue to be let down and are disproportionately suffering

Posted by
Renuka Odedra
Published
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Hollie Richardson
Published

MPs just debated a petition to give health and social care workers a pay rise

But it's led to some frustration on Twitter.

Set of headphones and laptop computer lying on unmade bed during Corona virus crisis. - stock photo
Life

“Am I the only one who feels more isolated now that lockdown is lifting?”

Is anyone else feeling incredibly bored and lonely right now?

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published