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  • Christina Ricci
    Film

    The trailer for Christina Ricci’s upcoming film is a whole new level of single-shaming

  • Woman in her flat
    Relationships

    “Why I’m still celebrating Valentine’s Day as a single woman in lockdown”

  • Woman painting a red heart
    Relationships

    “I’m single but I want to be in a relationship – why does this feel like a weakness?”

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Home For Christmas on Netflix
TV

Netflix’s Home For Christmas is back to tackle those ‘single woman’ clichés

The series was a surprise hit last year, and the second season is set for similar success.

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Hollie Richardson
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Dating in lockdown: tier 2 rules.
Dating

Dating in lockdown: what do the new tier 2 rules mean for single people?

“I’ve basically been banned from dating…”

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Hollie Richardson
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Woman reading a book in bed
Books

This is the book single women are reaching for again in lockdown

Single women share their reading recommendations.

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Hollie Richardson
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First date ideas in London that don't break Tier 3 rules
Dating

What do single people really think about “cuffing season” in the time of Covid-19?

Because things are a little different this year.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Support bubble: “I feel guilty for choosing a fling over my mum and mates”

Single women respond to the latest lockdown rules.

Being single during quarantine.
Opinion

Single in quarantine: “I can’t remember the last time I hugged somebody”

One writer shares the realities of being single during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hollie Richardson
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benefits-of-being-single
Long Reads

“Stop single-shaming me – I don’t need a partner to be valued”

Women who are single and childless are reportedly the happiest.

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Ella Jackson
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Maya Jama
People

Maya Jama expertly shuts down the expectation for newly single women to feel sad

She chatted on The Reality Tea podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Couple privilege
Long Reads

“Why does couple privilege punish me for being single?”

“Every single day, I notice the practical things in life that are literally easier and cheaper to do when you’re in a relationship.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Emily Atack
People

Emily Atack just nailed the big problem with the way society talks about single women

Newsflash: some women actually choose – and enjoy – the single life.

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Lauren Geall
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Lena dunham
People

Lena Dunham just showed she’s not afraid of clichés about single women

She was walking to the refrigerator at 3am in her mustard-stained nightgown, carrying an armload of cats.

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Jessica Rapana
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Hollie Richardson
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Maya Jama shouldn’t have to respond to false dating rumours. And yet…

The presenter has responded to the rumours in the best possible way

Jessie J and Channing Tatum
People

Why we need to stop feeling sorry for Jessie J after her split from Channing Tatum

The singer knows that there is so much more to life than relationships, and it’s time we respect that.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Bella Mackie
People

Bella Mackie’s advice on finding love after 30 is something every single woman needs to read

“Your 20s are a time of experimentation, you should have fun with it and don’t waste it.”

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Jessica Rapana
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Opinion

Why is the internet shaming Jennifer Aniston for spending Thanksgiving with her friends?

The actor celebrated with Courteney Cox, Jason Bateman and her ex-husband Justin Theroux. But the online reaction has been deeply disappointing.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Woman at Disney World
Life

A message to anyone who thinks that child-free women shouldn’t go to Disney World

Excuse me… What?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Secret Life of 4 and 5 Year Olds
Life

Secret Life of Five Year Olds: The incredible life lessons we learned

From single-shaming and feminism, to love in times of grief.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Tracee Ellis Ross nails why ‘career vs. family’ is a false choice for women

Because there are many female experiences beyond ‘destined to be a mother’ and ‘hard-headed career woman’.

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Moya Crockett
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Kayleigh Dray
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“Why we all need to STOP feeling sorry for Jennifer Aniston”

She’s not a victim – and she really doesn’t want your pity