Social Distancing

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

Two women social distancing

“When did meeting up with friends become so exhausting?”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
  • Birthday balloons
    Life

    How to celebrate a birthday during the coronavirus pandemic

  • Living alone in lockdown
    Opinion

    “I've started to dread the weekend – I feel so aimless in lockdown”

  • Gogglebox on Channel 4: The Malone family
    People

    Gogglebox’s Malone family issues heartfelt response to social distancing complaints

Latest Stories

Harry potter lesson
Life

Harry Potter fans share the surprising lesson we can learn from Hogwarts right now

Imelda Staunton appeared on The Graham Norton Show.

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Hollie Richardson
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Nessa and Smithy from Gavin and Stacey
People

Gavin and Stacey’s Nessa just laid down the law on social distancing

If truth be told, we’re obsessed.

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Lauren Geall
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Cooking in lockdown.
Life

“I can’t stop taking photos of my quarantine meals – this is the real reason why”

Have you found yourself Instagramming nearly every meal?

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Hollie Richardson
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The Big Night In: Dawn French as The Vicar of Dibley.
Life

The Vicar of Dibley has this message to share during the coronavirus pandemic

Dawn French returned as our favourite TV vicar to help raise money.

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Hollie Richardson
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Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Should you worry about taking annual leave during lockdown?

I never thought I’d say this but: that was one holiday I won’t ever forget.

A woman playing video games
Life

These Instagram illustrations exactly capture the realities of life on lockdown

Hilarious and beautifully on-point.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Books to Soothe
Books

9 uplifting new non-fiction books we all need in lockdown

Read on for comforting books that may even give you the odd lightbulb moment.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
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Lisa Smorsaki Editor
People

“Just getting through this is enough”

Stylist Editor-in-Chief, Lisa Smosarski on social media self-isolation pressures.

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Lisa Smosarski
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A couple sat on the sofa together during lockdown
Life

Curious about how other couples are coping in lockdown? There’s an Instagram account for that

The Social Distance Project allows users to submit anonymous stories of their experiences in quarantine.

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Lauren Geall
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Two people social distancing
Life

These viral graphics demonstrate the importance of staying home this weekend

Thinking of heading to the park because it’s sunny? These graphics demonstrate why that’s not a good idea.

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Lauren Geall
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Googlebox: Mary has an important message about isolation.
Life

This Googlebox clip perfectly addresses any feelings of isolation and fear

Mary and Giles had fans in tears.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Vicky McClure recorded a video message for Line of Duty fans, and it didn’t quite go to plan

She set up a call with Line of Duty co-star Martin Compston.

Birthday cards
Life

“This is how it really feels to celebrate your birthday in lockdown”

As the UK heads into a second week of lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, one writer explains what it’s really like to have your birthday right now.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Clapham Common on 22 March
Life

“The pictures of busy parks have made one thing clear: we need to take social distancing seriously”

As the number of Covid-19 cases continue to rise, it’s time we all take responsibility to flatten the curve.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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