Friendships

Friendships, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

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Helpful ways to tell your friends that you’re anxious about socialising right now

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Lauren Geall
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    What is WhatsApp doing to our friendships in lockdown?

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“Last Valentine’s Day I was dumped. This February I’ll be celebrating a year of self-love”

Following a disastrous breakup, one woman set out to be relationship-free for a year.

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Megan Murray
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Lily Allen
Life

These are the tell-tale signs that your friend is a psychopath

Psychopaths are surprisingly more common than you think.

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Kayleigh Dray
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This is why it’s harder than ever to forget about an ex

Struggling to get over an ex? A psychologist shares her advice.

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Alexandra Jones
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Life

Why quality, not quantity, is the key to good friendships as you get older

A new study has revealed why investing in your strongest relationships pays off over time.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Hollie Richardson
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The real reason you’re obsessed with decluttering, according to an expert

And how it can impact your friendships...

Friendly Cities UK: Plymouth
Life

These are the top 10 friendliest places to live in the UK

And London is nowhere to be seen...

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Jodie Comer’s proud message to best friend Katarina Johnson-Thompson is friendship goals

They have known each other since school.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Halsey explains why her attitude to female friendships has changed

She has also talked about the "feminine rage" behind her new single.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

This is how much true friendship really costs us

More friends, more money

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Susan Devaney
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Life

What’s behind the rise in workplace loneliness?

Increasing numbers of UK employees feel lonely in their job. But why do we care when we’re there to work?

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Alexandra Jones
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Life

Are friendship apps really the cure to modern-day loneliness?

You could find your platonic soulmate.

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Emma Ledger
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Susan Devaney
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You and your BFF share the same brain patterns, according to science

Now it all makes perfect sense.

Careers

Lucy Mangan nails why we don't need to be friends with our co-workers

"Colleagues don't need to be friends"

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Lucy Mangan
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Life

“I ghosted my best friend and it was the best decision I ever made”

"I erased her, Orwellian-like, from my own history."

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The Stylist web team
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Life

How binge-watching TV could be great for your relationship

Time to Netflix and chill

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Harriet Hall
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Life

Why do some of our closest friends often become our worst enemies?

Friends without benefits

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The Stylist web team
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Life

The more friends you have, the better you cope with physical pain

Better than morphine apparently

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Amy Swales
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“Why best friends should have a body hair pact to tell it like it is”

A sign of true intimacy - or a step too far?

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Paulette Perhach
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