COVID-19

COVID-19, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Opinion

    “The government encouraged us to Eat Out to Help Out, now I feel guilty for doing so”

  • 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

  • Christmas lockdown: how will restrictions impact Christmas 2020?
    Life

    How the new coronavirus rules could impact your Christmas plans

Latest Stories

Alyssa Milano
Celebrity

Alyssa Milano wants you to know that ‘long Covid’ is a “beast”

“I vacillate between being so grateful and so terrified.”

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Lauren Geall
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Careers

“Stop telling us to go ‘back’ to work”

Many of us have been working, albeit from home, in the midst of a global pandemic. To claim otherwise is hugely disrespectful.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

The coolest restaurants in London giving 50% discounts for Eat Out to Help Out

Our pick of the 10 restaurants we'll be rushing to visit during the scheme.

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Megan Murray
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Gillian Flynn’s Utopia: this Amazon Prime thriller series is must-watch TV
Life

Gillian Flynn’s Utopia is coming to Amazon Prime, and we’re already obsessed

If you loved Gone Girl and Sharp Objects, you’re definitely going to want to watch this pandemic-themed thriller...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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“I still can’t believe this is happening”: will we ever stop being shocked by Covid-19?

Whenever I stop for a moment, I’m overwhelmed by shock.

This Is Us: Sterling K. Brown as Randall, Susan Kelechi Watson as Beth
Life

This Is Us fans, you better believe season 5 will include the coronavirus

The popular TV show is going to “attack” the Covid-19 pandemic head on in season five.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Are wedding receptions allowed? New wedding rules announced

It's good news for couples getting married in the next few weeks.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Amy Maloney's Irish elopement
Life

“The pandemic ruined our big white wedding plans – so we eloped”

Sometimes it takes something like a pandemic for us all to realise what’s important.

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Amy Maloney
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Life

This couples therapist is here to solve all our post-lockdown sex woes

Namely, is it normal that we haven’t done it in ages? And how do we start (ahem) doing it again?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Friends cast: David Schwimmer, Lisa Kudrow, Matt Le Blanc, Matthew Perry, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox
Life

Anyone else freaked out by people hugging on TV? Us too

Our familiarity with social distancing guidelines has completely ruined Friends for us. Here’s why.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Two friends during a pandemic
Life

How do I know if I’m doing the right thing in this coronavirus limbo?

Because a second wave is inevitable, apparently.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Hollie Richardson
Published

Lockdown restrictions have changed (again), and people have questions

The announcement was made last night on Twitter.

Kate Garraway attends the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)
Opinion

The impact of that misleading Kate Garraway headline

“What are you doing here? You should be at home, prostrate with grief.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Beauty

How to avoid acne and blemishes while wearing a face covering

They’re now mandatory in shops and supermarkets.

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Lucy Partington
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Hocus Pocus / Rex Features
Life

This Hocus Pocus board game is going to put a spell on you

A tabletop game themed around the Sanderson sisters? Bubble, bubble, we’re in trouble...

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Video call with male and female colleagues
Careers

Why are women still dealing with comments about their looks while working from home?

More than a third of women have been asked to put on more make-up for video calls over lockdown, according to new research.

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Moya Crockett
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Food

This beautiful charity cookbook features over 100 recipes by people of colour

Community Comfort is a stunning compilation of recipes from around the world – and it’s supporting BAME families affected by Covid-19 in the UK.

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Moya Crockett
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Face mask advice
Life

Wearing a mask steaming up your glasses? Try this very simple trick

Because it is very annoying.

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Hollie Richardson
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Aiden Wynn
Published

7 of the best face masks by your favourite fitness brands

The best designs to buy now.

Jennifer Anisto coronavirus photo
People

Why Jennifer Aniston shared this graphic photo of her friend on a ventilator

“This is Covid. This is real.”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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