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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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“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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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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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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There’s an official Friends cookbook coming out, and we’re intrigued

Beef trifle, anyone?

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Lauren Geall
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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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How to celebrate a birthday during the coronavirus pandemic

The ultimate guide to a socially distanced special day.

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Lauren Geall
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These beautiful illustrations show the reality of Ramadan during lockdown

One woman shares illustrations of what the month means to her, from fasting during the day to sharing Iftar over Zoom.

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Arooj Aftab
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Sick and tired of lockdown suspense? Read this

Here's everything we know about when lockdown might finally be lifted.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Feeling lonely during lockdown? You need to read this

Practical things you can do if you miss your friends and family during lockdown.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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“I had Iftar over Zoom with my family and still felt the warmth of camaraderie”

One writer shares her experiences of observing Ramadan during lockdown.

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Life

19 things that always happen in every virtual pub quiz

Fun fact: someone will miss a question and demand to hear EVERY SINGLE QUESTION AGAIN.

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Kayleigh Dray
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“Now more than ever, Ramadan is giving me a chance to reflect on what’s important to me”

“Ramadan has always been about family and friends laughing, singing and praying together. This year we won’t have that opportunity.”

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Basma Khalifa
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The best TV box sets ever, because the small screen has triumphed

Strong female leads, complete series, all available at your fingertips. Time to get watching.

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21 uplifting Netflix shows you can watch in 30 minutes or less

Inject some positivity into your working (from home) day in 30 minutes or less..

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Why we’re seeking solace in our favourite classic TV shows during lockdown

Because we can’t be the only ones re-watching Friends for the 106th time.

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Lauren Geall
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It’s OK to be irrationally jealous as you scroll through Instagram

... but only so long as you deal with those feelings properly.

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle’s “feud” expertly explained by Fergie
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Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle’s “feud” expertly explained by Fergie

Sarah Ferguson has a message for the trolls behind those tabloid headlines, and it’s one we all need to sit up and pay attention to.

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