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Editor’s letter: This is getting hairy!

On the regular Zoom and FaceTime meetings I have every week, people have stopped being polite to me about it. What started as the odd, ‘No,...
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Richard Mead: ‘I didn’t even know men could get breast cancer’

For 30 years doctors dismissed Richard Mead’s worries about a lump in his chest – and when at last he was taken seriously, it...

LIZ JONES’S DIARY: In which I dare to dream big

When I was 11, newly enrolled in Brentwood County High School for Girls, we were encouraged to have a French pen pal. The teacher...
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Are you self-isolating… with a ghost?

You may be weary of seeing the same four walls every day, but spare a thought for those stuck at home with a paranormal...

Having a hot drink before bed could help you sleep during a heatwave

A hot drink might be the last thing you want before bed in this heatwave, and trust us, you're not alone. But according to...
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Pick for Britain: What is it and how can you get involved

There's no denying coronavirus has changed nearly every aspect of modern life in some way – we're not traveling into offices, shops and restaurants...
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This is why we might get an extra bank holiday in October this year

In some of the best news we've heard in a very long time, word has it that the government is considering adding an extra...
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9 of the best places to buy houseplants online for the ultimate productivity boost

We're all stuck at home more than ever right now, which may have left you looking around your humble abode realising it needs a...
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Drive-in cinemas are coming to cities across the UK this summer

With pretty much all our summer plans scuppered this year, we're left wondering how we'll be able to entertain ourselves over the coming months....
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M&S’s £20 flower subscription will deliver fresh blooms direct to your door

In the midst of our unprecedented new normal, it's the little things that are getting us through the days, especially when we're spending the...

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