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    Life

    How to celebrate a birthday while coronavirus restrictions are in place

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    Naomie Harris says not hugging her friends is “incredibly hard”

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    Life

    How to deal with that friend who brings their partner to everything

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Jealousy in friendships.
Life

Jealousy in friendships isn’t always a bad thing, according to new research

... within moderation, of course.

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

International Friendship Day: “What a breakup in my 30s taught me about friendship"

“I was 32, single and starting again. But I knew I wasn’t alone”

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Natalie Cornish
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The Friends cast
Life

David Schwimmer just revealed some exciting news about the Friends reunion

We now know what to expect from the one-off special.

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Lauren Geall
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Ramy: why there’s so much buzz around this Hulu TV series
Life

Why there’s so much buzz around Hulu’s Ramy

Say hello to the first Muslim American sitcom to score an Emmy nomination. Ever.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, and Lisa Kudrow team up for important video

Rachel, Phoebe, and Monica are together again!

Courteney Cox boyfriend in lockdown.
People

Courteney Cox has some relatable words for anyone who still hasn’t seen their partner in lockdown

“It’s been 133 days since we were last together…”

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Hollie Richardson
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How to get comfortable with the ‘awkward silence’
Life

How to get comfortable with the ‘awkward silence’

Lockdown’s Zoom chats and Skype calls have changed the way we talk to one another, and not necessarily in a good way.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Jennifer Anisto coronavirus photo
People

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

“This is Covid. This is real.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

How to recognise (and deal with) a competitive friendship

Trapped in an unspoken competition with your friends? Read this...

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Kayleigh Dray
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“Why lockdown made me want to move out of London”

As lockdown eases in the UK, three women explain why living in London isn't as appealing as it used to be.

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Katie Bishop
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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.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix’s The Baby-Sitters Club is the TV show we all need right now

This big-hearted TV adaptation isn’t just thoroughly entertaining: it expertly dismantles sexist tropes, too.

Jennifer Aniston
People

Jennifer Aniston has one message for people at this stage in the pandemic

She shared some words on Instagram.

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

How will lockdown change in England from today? We unpick the new rules

England has entered phase 2 of the government's lockdown exit plan, but what does that mean?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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“Going to a restaurant felt like sheer luxury”: one woman on easing out of lockdown in Greece

Bars and restaurants are now open in Greece, as the country eases out of lockdown. Here, one woman shares her story.

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Anastasia Miari
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Two friends wearing face masks sit on a bench as they maintain social distancing at the Botanical Gardens , Sheffield, UK on a warm day on 22nd May 2020. (Photo by Giannis Alexopoulos/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Life

As the lockdown eases, friends and family aren’t the priority they should be

The guidance over when we might next get to see our loved ones is maddeningly vague.

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Anna Brech
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“My housemate isn’t social distancing properly. How do I talk to them about it?”

What’s the best way to handle tension when you and housemates disagree on the social distancing rules?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

28 ways to make your next virtual quiz the best one yet

Stuck for question ideas? Don't worry, we've got you covered.

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Megan Murray
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Lauren Geall
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There’s an official Friends cookbook coming out, and we’re intrigued

Beef trifle, anyone?

People

This is what Phoebe Buffay would be doing if she had to self-isolate right now

And it's exactly as zany yet reassuring as you might expect from one of our favourite TV heroes.

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Anna Brech
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