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NHS nurses

This nurse’s viral speech sums up the desperate situation the NHS is currently facing

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Lauren Geall
  • Jessica Knoll
    Film

    I Think My Mother-In-Law Is Trying To Kill Me is the Reddit story being made into an unmissable film

  • A woman working at her desk
    Careers

    Are you a “weekend warrior”? TikTok’s latest trend celebrates the simplicity of working a 9-5

  • The Thanksgiving Text Netflix
    Film

    Remember that viral Thanksgiving text story? Well, it’s being made into a heartwarming Netflix film

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Mental Health

Why “we need to talk” triggers so much anxiety (and what to say instead)

It‘s a text no one wants to receive.

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Alice Porter
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Dating

Women are using the red flag emoji to air their dating frustrations – and they’re all so relatable

Twitter has seen a 616% rise in the use of the emoji over the last week in the UK.

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Lauren Geall
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Candles
Life

How to use up wax that’s stuck at the bottom of a candle

Reduce your waste with this simple hack.

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Lauren Geall
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In an aerial view from a drone, a large-scale ground mural depicting Breonna Taylor with the text 'Black Lives Matter' is seen being painted at Chambers Park in Annapolis, Maryland. The mural was organized by Future History Now in partnership with Banneker-Douglass Museum and The Maryland Commission on African American History and Culture.
Life

The viral chain tweet we need to pay attention to

You will almost definitely have seen this post in your Twitter feed. Please do not ignore it.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Billie Bhatia
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This Kitri dress already has a 500-person waiting list, and we can see why

Meet Margot, your new summer staple

Fashion

These padded T-shirts have gone viral for all the right reasons

Putting a new meaning into ‘muscle T-shirt’

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Billie Bhatia
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Fashion

Normal People has us all thirsty for a chain necklace, these are the best ones to buy

If you know, you know.

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Billie Bhatia
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Normal People: Connell male depression
Life

“I started an Instagram account about Connell’s chain in Normal People and it went viral”

The thirst is so real.

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Billie Bhatia
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Bella Mackie
People

Bella Mackie making dinner in her wedding dress is all of us in lockdown

Why not, eh?

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Lauren Geall
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Life

What’s with all the viral tag challenges on social media?

From “until tomorrow” to “run five, donate five, tag five,” social media is on fire with viral challenges. But why?

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Lauren Geall
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You Clap For Me Now
Life

“I took part in a viral video to tackle racism during coronavirus – here’s why”

Stylist’s art director Claire Cheung shares her reasons for taking part in the You Clap For Me Now.

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Hollie Richardson
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Natasha Preskey
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Is TikTok the perfect antidote to isolation?

The app is more popular than ever.

Lots of bread rolls
Life

The psychology behind our lockdown baking obsession

From sourdough starter stories to milk loaf livestreams, social media is awash with people making, baking and raving about bread.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Zoom toilet poor jennifer
Life

The dark subtext to that viral #PoorJennifer video

PSA: don't post your colleagues' embarrassing Zoom moments on social media.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Woman reading positive news on her phone
Life

5 feel-good news stories guaranteed to make you smile

The world is a tough place at the moment – here’s five positive stories to boost your spirits.

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Lauren Geall
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Meet the 3 best friends planning to self-isolate together – at the age of 70
Life

Meet the 3 best friends planning to self-isolate together – in their 70s

“We’ll have a supply of wine.”

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Lauren Geall
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Life

This vital message from a Brit in Italy reveals reality of life in lockdown

You really, really need to read this woman’s no-bulls**t coronavirus update.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This Twitter thread shows why we should all compliment each other more

Women have been sharing their stories of lifting up strangers, and it's enough to bring a tear to your eye.

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Megan Murray
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Megan Murray
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Jennifer Garner is all of us reading this gripping Humans of New York love story

"This is the most beautiful, inspiring love story."

Viral Twitter photo about books.
Books

This viral photo of books cut in half has sparked outrage over reading etiquette

Would you ever rip your beloved book in half?

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Hollie Richardson
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