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A-level results: our advice.

Why it’s totally OK to feel angry and frustrated about today’s A-level results

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Hollie Richardson
  • Opinion

    “Charlie Elphicke’s conviction was a victory for the women who reported him, but we have more to do”

  • Lockdown in England
    Life

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

  • Renting
    Life

    What the mini-budget really means for renters in the UK

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Boris Johnson
Opinion

Boris Johnson just took responsibility for the care home crisis – so what will he do about it?

“I take full responsibility for what has happened.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Laura and her husband moved to Hong Kong early last year but had no idea what was hidden beneath the surface.
Opinion

“I feel scared to speak out about what’s really happening in Hong Kong”

Young people in Hong Kong are still protesting after the proposed extradition bill, but not everyone feels safe to do so.

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Digital Team
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Care workers
Life

MPs just debated a petition to give health and social care workers a pay rise

But it's led to some frustration on Twitter.

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Hollie Richardson
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beaches-close-bournemouth-coronavirus-second-wave
Opinion

“Why does the threat of beaches closing feel like a telling off from mum and dad?”

Or is it just me?

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Lucy Partington
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Hollie Richardson
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Is the four-day working week about to become a reality?

MPs are urging the government to review the way we work.

Set of headphones and laptop computer lying on unmade bed during Corona virus crisis. - stock photo
Life

“Am I the only one who feels more isolated now that lockdown is lifting?”

Is anyone else feeling incredibly bored and lonely right now?

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Kayleigh Dray
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No fault divorce in UK
Life

A new “no-fault” divorce bill is working its way through parliament: here’s what it means

It has the potential to make proceedings fairer and cheaper.

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Hollie Richardson
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A group of people coronavirus
Life

There are 3 different types of people as lockdown eases. Which one are you?

New analysis by King’s College London has revealed some surprising results.

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Lauren Geall
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Immigration bill: clap for carers is hypcritical
Life

Caroline Nokes should not have to apologise for asking Boris Johnson these questions

She challenged him on the lack of female voices being heard in the pandemic.

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Hollie Richardson
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Coronavirus Stay Alert messaging.
Opinion

This is how “muddled messaging” has cost the lives of the most vulnerable

Emiliy Maitlis has the perfect response to those “stay alert” guidelines.

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Hollie Richardson
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Piers Morgan on ITV's Good Morning Britain
People

‘Remove Piers Morgan’ is trending, but for all the wrong reasons

Daytime TV’s most controversial mouthpiece has surprised us all by taking on the government.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Lauren Geall
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A top coronavirus expert broke lockdown rules for sex. Guess who the tabloids focused on?

This isn’t OK.

Coronavirus: how it discriminates society
Long Reads

The care home deaths are a devastating reminder of a problem beyond the pandemic

Coronavirus has only heightened major social issues.

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Hollie Richardson
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Woman at window watching outside world
Life

“My heart can’t take this”: 9 reactions to the UK lockdown extension

The government has decided to extend the coronavirus lockdown for at least three weeks. Here’s how we reacted to the news.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Labour leadership results
People

The Labour leadership result has been announced, and it’s more important now than ever

Keir Starmer and Angela Rayner have been elected.

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Hollie Richardson
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Coroavirus key workers.
Life

Meet 5 women fighting to keep us afloat during the coronavirus pandemic

This is what it's really like to be a key worker in the UK right now

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Hollie Richardson
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Coronavirus: care workers need more support.
Life

This powerful video calls for more support for care workers who are at “breaking point”

“People really need to get behind us.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Private renting during coronavirus.
Life

Privately renting during coronavirus? This is the latest expert advice

Here’s the latest news for tenants and landlords.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Boris Johnson just told a female student we don’t live in a patriarchy

The system of male dominance in the UK “has changed a huge amount”, apparently.

Lisa Nandy Labour leadership candidate.
People

Lisa Nandy talks bad landlords, social media anxiety and Britney Spears

The Labour leadership candidate tells Stylist what she’d do for women in the UK if elected – and shares her love of “uncool” 90s pop.

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Hollie Richardson
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