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No staycations for them! High society sets off on their summer holidays

No staycations for them! High society sets off on their summer holidays

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Well-heeled holidaymakers have jetted off to high society hotspots in France, Italy and Sweden after their summer plans were restored following an easing of lockdown restrictions.
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My working week: 'A worried mother calls me - her domestic abuser has broken his court order '

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Adapting to a new lifestyle during lockdown has taken a mental toll on some of the families I work with I am a senior support worker for a community project in Berkshire that...
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This Is What It's Like To Be A Paramedic On The Coronavirus Frontline

This Is What It's Like To Be A Paramedic On The Coronavirus Frontline

1 day ago   |   Huffington Post

When I was offered the opportunity to go out and work as an ambulance clinical assistant during the coronavirus pandemic, I didn't need to think twice. As a second-year...
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How Sweden And Portugal Went From Pandemic Role Models To Record Infections

How Sweden And Portugal Went From Pandemic Role Models To Record Infections

3 days ago   |   Huffington Post

The decision to exclude Portugal from the UK's list of quarantine-exempt countries last week came as a shock to British holidaymakers. Until recently, with its high testing...
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Fitness writer says she would NEVER work with 'fat people' because it shows a 'troubled mind'

Fitness writer says she would NEVER work with 'fat people' because it shows a 'troubled mind'

5 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Samantha Yardley, from Coventry, told FEMAIL that while different body types should be 'respected', society shouldn't 'validate' someone for being overweight with phrases such...
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Black Teens Like Me Have The Future In Our Hands. Here's What We Must Do With It

Black Teens Like Me Have The Future In Our Hands. Here's What We Must Do With It

5 days ago   |   Huffington Post

The future belongs to today's youth. From the climate crisis to the economy, my generation will shape, rethink and reimagine the future. Black teenagers like me will have to...
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Coronavirus Means Rishi Sunak Has No Choice But To Tax The Rich

Coronavirus Means Rishi Sunak Has No Choice But To Tax The Rich

6 days ago   |   Huffington Post

“We need to limit the arbitrary tax advantages of the richest individuals in our society,” is a soundbite that could be straight from the Labour Party playbook. However, it's...
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JK Rowling Joins High-Profile Figures Signing Letter Warning Of ‘Intolerant Climate' For Free Speech

JK Rowling Joins High-Profile Figures Signing Letter Warning Of ‘Intolerant Climate' For Free Speech

6 days ago   |   Huffington Post   |   5 articles

JK Rowling has joined figures from the arts world including Sir Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood in signing a letter warning of an “intolerant climate” for free speech. The...
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12 Common Words And Phrases With Racist Origins Or Connotations

12 Common Words And Phrases With Racist Origins Or Connotations

6 days ago   |   Huffington Post

We know the English language is chock-full of words that are racist ― words that are fireable offences in the workplace, words that we'd be rightfully shunned for saying out...
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If The Government Is Serious About 'Building Back Better', Rishi Sunak Must Invest In Care

If The Government Is Serious About 'Building Back Better', Rishi Sunak Must Invest In Care

6 days ago   |   Huffington Post

“Build back better,” said Prime Minister Boris Johnson in last Tuesday's speech, as he made bold claims of a New Deal to “build, build, build” to stimulate the economy and...
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Judge Denies Trump Family's Attempt To Block Niece From Promoting Tell-All Book

Judge Denies Trump Family's Attempt To Block Niece From Promoting Tell-All Book

The Trump family's attempt to squash the release of a tell-all book by Mary Trump , the niece of Donald Trump , has been denied. On Monday, a judge in New York lifted a... Read more ...

Grant Imahara, MythBusters Presenter, Dies Aged 49

Grant Imahara, MythBusters Presenter, Dies Aged 49

MythBusters star Grant Imahara has died at the age of 49. On Monday evening, The Hollywood Reporter broke the news of Grant's death, reporting that he had “died suddenly”... Read more ...

Comic Dane Baptiste reveals TV company racism over Richard Blackwood image

Comic Dane Baptiste reveals TV company racism over Richard Blackwood image

British comedian Dane Baptiste shared an image of Richard Blackwood that he'd been sent by an unnamed TV production company, saying: 'This is the picture they sent me of me'. Read more ...

Long Lost Family viewers are left in tears as a man discovers he was TIED UP...

Long Lost Family viewers are left in tears as a man discovers he was TIED UP by foster parents

Geoffrey Tonks from Staffordshire, has no recollection of the vile abuse he suffered and only found out about his past when he saw his adoption file for the first time on Long... Read more ...

Body Found In Search For Missing Glee Star Naya Rivera

Body Found In Search For Missing Glee Star Naya Rivera

A body has been found body at the California lake where Naya Rivera went missing, US authorities have said. The former Glee star went missing last Wednesday after renting a... Read more ...

Kelly Preston, Actor, Model And Wife Of John Travolta, Dies Aged 57

Kelly Preston, Actor, Model And Wife Of John Travolta, Dies Aged 57

Kelly Preston has died at the age of 57. The actor, model and wife of John Travolta died on Sunday morning, following a private two-year battle with breast cancer. A family... Read more ...

UK Records 11 More Coronavirus Deaths In 24 Hours - Lowest Daily Rise Since...

UK Records 11 More Coronavirus Deaths In 24 Hours - Lowest Daily Rise Since Early March

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. The number of people who have died in the UK after testing positive... Read more ...

Care Workers Will Not Qualify For The Government's Post-Brexit NHS Visa

Care Workers Will Not Qualify For The Government's Post-Brexit NHS Visa

Care workers will not qualify for the new NHS visa under the government's post-Brexit immigration system. From January 1 next year a new points-based immigration system will be... Read more ...

Prince of Wales, 71, looks upbeat as he visits a holiday business in the country

Prince of Wales, 71, looks upbeat as he visits a holiday business in the country

The Prince of Wales, 71, met staff at a travel and holiday business in Wales in his first engagement in the country since the coronavirus lockdown. Read more ...

Miriam Margolyes 'Can't Regret' Controversial Boris Johnson Coronavirus...

Miriam Margolyes 'Can't Regret' Controversial Boris Johnson Coronavirus Comment: 'I Was Thinking Aloud'

Miriam Margolyes has admitted she “can't regret” making a controversial comment about Boris Johnson 's battle with coronavirus during an appearance on The Last Leg earlier this... Read more ...