New Year

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British bucket list: the UK’s top adventures for when we’re free to travel again

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    How to get through January if you find it the most depressing month of the year

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    “Why I’ve never set exercise-based New Year's resolutions”

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    4 health and fitness resolutions that have nothing to do with how you look

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Mental Health

Make your mental health a priority in 2021 with this simple approach

Developing your psychological resilience could help you ‘bounce back’ from life’s challenges.

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Lauren Geall
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Mental Health

Matt Haig’s take on the “new year, new me” debate is seriously refreshing

The author and mental health campaigner shares some wise words on Instagram.

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Lauren Geall
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Wellbeing

Determined to make a New Year's resolution? This will help you stick to it

You might need to change up how you view goal setting.

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Chloe Gray
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People

New Year Honours: meet the frontline heroes who gave their all to fighting the pandemic

Round of applause for these extraordinary people.

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Christobel Hastings
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People are sharing their 2021 mood in hilarious film and TV gifs

This Twitter thread is everything.

Entertainment

A comprehensive guide to surviving the lull between Christmas and New Year

Because this time period feels a little bit like being in an episode of Black Mirror, albeit with more gravy.

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Daisy Buchanan
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Home and interiors

The most beautiful 2021 diaries for analogue girls in a digital world

New year, new you? Nope. New year, new diary? HELL YES.

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Megan Murray
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Quotes

Ready for 2021? Get inspired with these literary New Year quotes

These uplifting lines will help you feel steadier as the new year begins.

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Moya Crockett
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Entertainment

Patti Smith is performing a tribute to NHS workers on NYE – here’s how you can watch

The punk rock legend will be rocking in 2021 with a very special broadcast.

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Christobel Hastings
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Beauty

Got a spare 45 mins? Recreate this manicure at home (it’s easy, we promise)

DIY beauty at its finest.

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Chloe Burcham
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New Year's Eve
Life

“Why I really want to spend New Year’s Eve on my own”

Even if she had the option to celebrate with others, this writer would still opt for a solo NYE celebration.

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Hollie Richardson
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12 meaningful resolutions to make this new year, suggested by Marie Curie nurses

These are, without a doubt, the only resolutions we need to make for 2021.

Life

6 ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve at home that aren’t totally crap

It's not going to be the New Year's Eve of our dreams, but here's how to give it a bloody good go.

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Megan Murray
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Your guide to the best virtual New Year’s Eve events to attend for free
Events

Brilliant (and free) New Year’s Eve parties and events going ahead online

Round off this ridiculous year in style.

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Aiden Wynn
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Astrology

What’s in the stars? An astrologer predicts Christmas cosmic holiday madness

How the stars will affect our holiday festivities this year, and what's to come in the new year.

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Nina Kahn
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New Year’s Eve pub trips banned: am I the only one who’s happy NYE is cancelled due to Covid-19?
Restaurants & Bars

“Am I the only person who’s stoked that New Year’s Eve is cancelled?”

Admit it: for the first time ever, Covid-19 has done us all a favour.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Careers

Why it’s 100% OK to take it easy at work during the first week of January

Don’t be tricked into thinking you have to have your shit together – because no one else does, either.

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Moya Crockett
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Best 2020 diaries
Life

The best 2020 diaries to help you get your new year organisation underway

Make organisation a little bit more appealing with this selection of beautiful planners and diaries.

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Lauren Geall
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“Why it’s high time we ditched the concept of new year, new you”

“Proper change is an active, living thing. It’s an on-going process, rather than one big, dramatic decision.”

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Books

‘New Year, Old You’: a short story by Candice Carty-Williams

Perfect (and hilarious) reading as we enter 2020.

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Candice Carty-Williams
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