Friendship

Katy Perry and Taylor Swift bonded by drinking tea and comparing their star signs, apparently

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Life

Here's how to support a friend with an anxiety disorder

Empathise, encourage, and never take it personally.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

52 of the most iconic female friendships in movies of all time

It's time for a movie night with the best girls on film.

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10 women on the unique joy of having friends of different ages

“She’s taught me not to rush life and just tick the boxes, but to enjoy it and savour the moment I’m in.”

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Joanna Kyte
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How to consciously uncouple from a friend, no ghosting required

Because not all friendships have to last forever.

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Laura Jane Williams
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Katy Perry and Taylor Swift’s reconciliation is a tribute to the power of female friendship

"I realised how much we have in common."

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“We will never ‘have it all’ – so we need to stop putting pressure on ourselves”

What the hell does ‘having it all’ even mean?

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Anna Hope
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The gift registry celebrating single women this wedding season

“If you can buy your friend a gravy boat when she’s getting married, you can buy her office supplies or volunteer your time when she’s starting a business.”

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Clare Wiley
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Lucy Mangan on why you’re never too old to make new friends

“I’d almost forgotten the thrill. It’s like having an affair but without all the bits that get you into trouble.”

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Lucy Mangan
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Life

This is what having fewer best friends says about you

Quantity or quality though?

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Chloe Gray
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Life

This Twitter user has a message for people who shame their friends with "no money"

"If your friend says they don't have money for plans you've suggested, your two options are as follows..."

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Lauren Geall
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27 of the most comforting books to stop you feeling lonely

“This is the equivalent of a cosy light in the window welcoming me in.”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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In praise of being the background friend

A viral Twitter thread has reminded us that we don’t have to be in the middle of things to be valued.

People

Spice Girls tour: Geri Halliwell just taught everyone an important lesson about friendship

It's never too late to give an apology

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Life

This is how often you should be seeing your best friend, according to science

Send this to her and get a date in the diary, pronto

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Megan Murray
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Stop blaming Lady Gaga for Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk’s split
People

Stop blaming Lady Gaga for Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk’s split

A quick scroll through social media paints a very worrying picture indeed…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

11 brides explain why they chose to have a bridesmaid-free wedding

Is less really more when it comes to your wedding party?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Here's what it's like to be the only woman of colour in a friendship group
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Here’s what it’s like being the only woman of colour in a friendship group

"At times it was lonely but I often stayed silent and dealt with it alone."

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Georgina Lawton
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Demi Lovato on the importance of her friends.
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Demi Lovato just reminded us how important it is to talk to friends about our mental health

Those friendships are to be treasured.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Sophie Turner defies wedding expectations with Las Vegas elopement

Following an incredible night at the Billboard Music Awards, Game of Thrones’ Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas tied the knot in a surprise Las Vegas ceremony

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The unexpected power of making a new friendship in a foreign country

New friends are everywhere, even in the most surprising places

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Alice Morrison
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