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Casual sex in lockdown: what are the rules?

How the sex ban sparked a debate about “casual” and “established” relationships

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Hollie Richardson
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    TV

    This addictive new BBC drama is all about the lewd world of London banking

  • Gizzi Erskine sex podcast on Spotify.
    Podcasts

    Gizzi Erskine’s new podcast is the sex education we need in 2020

  • TV

    Adult Material: Channel 4’s daring new drama goes inside the porn industry

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Yes, God, Yes: Alisha Boe, Timothy Simons, Wolfgang Novogratz, Karen Maine, Natalia Dyer, and Francesca Reale. (Photo by Robby Klein/Getty Images)
Life

Yes, God, Yes explores the joys (and shame) of female masturbation

Natalia Dyer’s new Amazon Prime movie already has a 93% ‘fresh’ rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This couples therapist is here to solve all our post-lockdown sex woes

Namely, is it normal that we haven’t done it in ages? And how do we start (ahem) doing it again?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Amy Schumer sex after having a baby.
People

Amy Schumer just got refreshingly real about sex after having a baby

She chatted on iHeartRadio's What To Expect podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

“Am I the only one not having sex with my partner in lockdown?”

We spoke to relationship experts about why being around each other more than ever in lockdown isn't necessarily good news for your sex life.

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Megan Murray
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Hollie Richardson
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Why Demi Moore’s wild new erotic podcast is an essential listen

Dirty Diana is a surprisingly gripping new podcast drama series.

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Opinion

“Netflix’s 365 Days is already problematic, and a sequel is the last thing we need”

Writer Almara Abgarian on why a follow up to the popular film is so problematic.

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Almara Abgarian
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Life

The ‘rough sex’ defence put dead women on trial – banning it is a feminist victory

The government has published an amendment that will ban the ‘sex game gone wrong’ defence from courts in England and Wales. Here’s why that matters.

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Moya Crockett
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I May Destroy You
Life

Why fans are praising I May Destroy You’s period sex scene

The third episode of Michaela Coel’s hit new series aired last night.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Separated from your partner right now? Here’s how to maintain a sense of intimacy from a distance

Because physical intimacy isn’t the only way to feel close to someone.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

“When the hell am I going to have sex again?” 3 women respond to the government’s ‘sex ban’

As having sex at home with someone you don’t live with becomes illegal in England, we asked three women how they’re feeling about it all.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

It’s OK if you and your partner aren’t having sex right now

Can we all please stop and talk about the fact we’re not having as much lockdown sex as we thought we would?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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What the BBC’s Normal People gets right – and wrong – about BDSM

People have a lot to say about Normal People’s depiction of sexual domination and submission...

Normal People
Life

Twitter is obsessed with this standout Normal People scene

“I don’t think I’ve ever seen a sex scene like this,” tweeted one viewer.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Fearne Cotton discusses feminist sex, and the pressures we put on ourselves

“Oh no, I’ve found this patch of hair that I didn’t remove…”

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

What is endometriosis? A gynaecologist answers our most common questions

What causes endometriosis, and is there a cure? A gynaecologist has the answers.

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Dr Anita Mitra
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Long Reads

Grace Millane’s murder exposed a disturbing trend for putting women’s sex lives on trial

The way Grace Millane’s murder was reported should shame us all.

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Nell Frizzell
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Life

Quiz – How connected are you really?

Do you live in the moment or are you glued to your phone?

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Jameela Jamil YouTube channel.
People

How to get involved with Jameela Jamil’s new video project

She's launching a new YouTube channel and needs your help.

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Hollie Richardson
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Helen Fear
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“What cheating on my partner taught me about love and relationships”

One writer explains what she learned from having a secret affair.

Life

Man shows off his ‘lady drawer’ to the women of Twitter and they rightfully tear him down

“Baby wipes and hair ties? Sure. A used vibrator and someone else’s hairbrush… Nah bro.”

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Megan Murray
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