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David Smith: After the crisis, will you be looking for merit or fault?

David Smith: After the crisis, will you be looking for merit or fault?

LIFE can change in the blink of an eye. Since I spoke last week about the importance of cultivating realistic optimism – especially during these… Read full article: David Smith: After the crisis, will you ...→

David Smith: After the crisis, will you be looking for merit or fault?

David Smith: After the crisis, will you be looking for merit or fault?

LIFE can change in the blink of an eye. Since I spoke last week about the importance of cultivating realistic optimism – especially during these… Read full article: David Smith: After the crisis, will you ...→

David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

Broadcaster and historian says A Life on Our Planet book will record ‘dreadful damage wrought by mankind’ and propose solutions Read full article: David Attenborough to publish 'witness s...→

The one lesson I've learned from life: David Olusoga

The one lesson I've learned from life: David Olusoga

David Olusoga, 50, who lives in Bristol, is best known for presenting A House Through Time on BBC2. Historian says his entire career has been shaped by insecur [...] Read full article: The one lesson I've learned from life: D...→

'It’s about the experience of going to a gig at Lighthouse and how that can change your life'

'It’s about the experience of going to a gig at Lighthouse and how that can change your life'

A DORSET-based artist has been commissioned to write a song paying tribute to the history of Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts. Read full article: 'It’s about the experience of going to a...→

Plastic is unsung life-saver during this health crisis so let’s not demonise it

Plastic is unsung life-saver during this health crisis so let’s not demonise it

Until the UK was struck by Covid-19, plastic was number one villain in our battle to make the environment cleaner. Since then, plastic equipment and clothing h [...] Read full article: Plastic is unsung life-saver during this...→

Life after lockdown: What North East communities hope will change after pandemic

Life after lockdown: What North East communities hope will change after pandemic

People in the North East have been sharing their hopes for life after lockdown and how communities have responded to the pandemic Read full article: Life after lockdown: What North East com...→

The change that could save Cardiff millions in face of financial crisis

The change that could save Cardiff millions in face of financial crisis

It is well documented that the Bluebirds will have precious little to spend this summer, so they might have to make the most of what they have got Read full article: The change that could save Cardiff milli...→

Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit trade deal, David Frost tells Michel Barnier

Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit trade deal, David Frost tells Michel Barnier

David Frost, the prime minister’s chief Brexit negotiator, has given the European Union a two-week ultimatum to change course in trade and fisheries talks and [...] Read full article: Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit tr...→

Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of life forever, so look at the facts and help the economy thrive again

Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of life forever, so look at the facts and help the economy thrive again

IRRATIONAL fear could well become more dangerous than the coronavirus itself. It’s fear rather than facts that will stop some people going back to work tomorro [...] Read full article: Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of...→

How working life will change wherever you work under new coronavirus rules

How working life will change wherever you work under new coronavirus rules

MINISTERS have revealed a fresh five-step plan to try and keep all workplaces safe from coronavirus tonight. New ‘COVID-19 secure’ guidelines are now available [...] Read full article: How working life will change wherever yo...→

Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double crisis’

Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double crisis’

Many activists have had to stop their usual work due to the pandemic. Here's how they're responding. Read full article: Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double...→

Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pandemic has swept climate change off the front pages'

Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pandemic has swept climate change off the front pages'

The broadcaster and naturalist, who turned 94 in May, said the outbreak has made the issue feel as if it is in 'the distant future' Read full article: Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pan...→

Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummings crisis and the loophole that could still seal his fate

Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummings crisis and the loophole that could still seal his fate

There are four stages to most political crises and the Dominic Cummings scandal is now in stage four in which a final decision has apparently been… Read full article: Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummi...→

Five ways cricket should change once this coronavirus crisis is over

Five ways cricket should change once this coronavirus crisis is over

Make neutral umpires permanent, cut overseas players and shorten pitches to 20 yards for women's cricket Read full article: Five ways cricket should change once thi...→

Coronavirus crisis could worsen life chances for disadvantaged Northern Ireland pupils, warns Equality Commission

Coronavirus crisis could worsen life chances for disadvantaged Northern Ireland pupils, warns Equality Commission

The coronavirus pandemic could worsen the life chances of disadvantaged children in Northern Ireland, the Equality Commission has warned. Read full article: Coronavirus crisis could worsen life cha...→

Jordan Li-Smith – ‘I made life-long contacts on my first job’

Advice and tips for actors, performers, creatives, backstage staff and more. Including audition advice, drama school information and career help. Read full article: Jordan Li-Smith – ‘I made life-long cont...→

Will coronavirus crisis slow climate change?

Will coronavirus crisis slow climate change?

One effect of the coronavirus pandemic is lower air pollution across much of the world because road traffic has fallen and many industries have suspended their [...] Read full article: Will coronavirus crisis slow climate cha...→

'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus crisis gives us the chance to rethink a new economy | John Harris

'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus crisis gives us the chance to rethink a new economy | John Harris

It’s now clear that drastic changes are needed: the Labour party cannot afford to play it safe, says the Guardian columnist John Harris Read full article: 'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus...→

David Smith: Collapsing before surgery taught me valuable lessons for the pandemic

David Smith: Collapsing before surgery taught me valuable lessons for the pandemic

Transitions in life provide both opportunity and threat. I have always been a believer in seeing them as the former. Read full article: David Smith: Collapsing before surgery t...→

Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at Barnier as talks judder to halt - furious update

Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at Barnier as talks judder to halt - furious update

BREXIT talks have again descended into chaos after the UK's chief negotiator David Frost launched into a furious attack against EU counterpart Michel Barnier a [...] Read full article: Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at ...→

Working life will change after lockdown: All the new rules and guidelines

Working life will change after lockdown: All the new rules and guidelines

There's a new plan to get Britain working again - but it won't quite be business as usual for a good while yet. Here's how things at the day job will change in [...] Read full article: Working life will change after lockdown:...→

Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice about sex that’s being exposed by the Covid crisis

Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice about sex that’s being exposed by the Covid crisis

I’m loving my fellow human beings right now but I’m hating them a bit too. The woman at the supermarket who leaned right over me to get at a bag… Read full article: Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice ...→

Alexander McCall Smith: This wonderful new book could dramatically change the way we view human nature

Rutger Bregman’s new book Humankind contains a real-life version of the ‘Lord of the Flies’ scenario that turned out very differently to William Golding’s nove [...] Read full article: Alexander McCall Smith: This wonderful n...→

Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us the real heroes from all walks of life

Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us the real heroes from all walks of life

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the… Read full article: Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us t...→

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change fight must wait during COVID-19

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change fight must wait during COVID-19

Sir David Attenborough confesses the debate on climate change is a matter for the distant future due to coronavirus. He believes the virus has rightly struck c [...] Read full article: Sir David Attenborough: Climate change f...→

EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day timeline to change mind or face no deal Brexit

EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day timeline to change mind or face no deal Brexit

THE UK's chief trade negotiator has criticised the EU's ‘ideological' approach to talks and warned the there could be a no deal Brexit as talks make little pro [...] Read full article: EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day tim...→

Putting a value on life seems wrong but it’s the only way out of this crisis

Putting a value on life seems wrong but it’s the only way out of this crisis

In 1849, the historian Thomas Carlyle dubbed economics “the dismal science”. The term seems particularly apt as we attempt to overcome the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Putting a value on life seems wrong but ...→

UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan to save property market - 'It's on life support'

UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan to save property market - 'It's on life support'

A UK housing expert has outlined what must happen in order to salvage the life of the sector following the release of new measures this week. Read full article: UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan ...→

Life sciences playing a vital role in Covid-19 crisis | Press and Journal

Life sciences playing a vital role in Covid-19 crisis | Press and Journal

A champion of the north-east life sciences sector has said it can play a leading role in the fight against Covid-19 and other modern health challenges. Read full article: Life sciences playing a vital role in Co...→

Life in a pharmacy during the coronavirus crisis

Life in a pharmacy during the coronavirus crisis

Shuaib Ishaq, a pharmacist of 15 years in Stockport, says chemists are working harder than ever when many are facing financial ruin Read full article: Life in a pharmacy during the coronaviru...→

Coronation Street's David Platt in serious danger as he puts family life at risk

Coronation Street's David Platt in serious danger as he puts family life at risk

Coronation Street regular David Platt has been lashing out recently by pursuing some seriously dangerous, even life-threatening, situations and squaring off wi [...] Read full article: Coronation Street's David Platt in serio...→

Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria Beckham's Hollywood advisor to help run life in LA

Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria Beckham's Hollywood advisor to help run life in LA

HARRY and Meghan have hired a Hollywood adviser who used to work for Posh and Becks. They have recruited experienced aide Rebecca Mostow after moving into the [...] Read full article: Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria...→

Ian Holloway calls for compassion and long-term change amid coronavirus crisis

Ian Holloway calls for compassion and long-term change amid coronavirus crisis

The financial grip is tightening by the day on lower league clubs as the prospect of sides going out of business becomes on increasing reality. Read full article: Ian Holloway calls for compassion and lo...→

Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be self-reliant – demand for major change

Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be self-reliant – demand for major change

A FORMER security minister has warned that coronavirus has highlighted shortfalls in Britain's resilience to external threats and that the country needs to be [...] Read full article: Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be se...→

Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about COVID-19 crisis in Russia despite threats to life

Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about COVID-19 crisis in Russia despite threats to life

A LEADING Russian medical activist and Putin critic has vowed to continue to "tell the truth" about the coronavirus crisis in Russia, despite increasing attemp [...] Read full article: Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about ...→

David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

Broadcaster and historian says A Life on Our Planet book will record ‘dreadful damage wrought by mankind’ and propose solutions Read full article: David Attenborough to publish 'witness s...→

Alexander McCall Smith: This wonderful new book could dramatically change the way we view human nature

Rutger Bregman’s new book Humankind contains a real-life version of the ‘Lord of the Flies’ scenario that turned out very differently to William Golding’s nove [...] Read full article: Alexander McCall Smith: This wonderful n...→

Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pandemic has swept climate change off the front pages'

Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pandemic has swept climate change off the front pages'

The broadcaster and naturalist, who turned 94 in May, said the outbreak has made the issue feel as if it is in 'the distant future' Read full article: Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pan...→

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change fight must wait during COVID-19

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change fight must wait during COVID-19

Sir David Attenborough confesses the debate on climate change is a matter for the distant future due to coronavirus. He believes the virus has rightly struck c [...] Read full article: Sir David Attenborough: Climate change f...→

Five ways cricket should change once this coronavirus crisis is over

Five ways cricket should change once this coronavirus crisis is over

Make neutral umpires permanent, cut overseas players and shorten pitches to 20 yards for women's cricket Read full article: Five ways cricket should change once thi...→

'It’s about the experience of going to a gig at Lighthouse and how that can change your life'

'It’s about the experience of going to a gig at Lighthouse and how that can change your life'

A DORSET-based artist has been commissioned to write a song paying tribute to the history of Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts. Read full article: 'It’s about the experience of going to a...→

Jordan Li-Smith – ‘I made life-long contacts on my first job’

Advice and tips for actors, performers, creatives, backstage staff and more. Including audition advice, drama school information and career help. Read full article: Jordan Li-Smith – ‘I made life-long cont...→

Plastic is unsung life-saver during this health crisis so let’s not demonise it

Plastic is unsung life-saver during this health crisis so let’s not demonise it

Until the UK was struck by Covid-19, plastic was number one villain in our battle to make the environment cleaner. Since then, plastic equipment and clothing h [...] Read full article: Plastic is unsung life-saver during this...→

Putting a value on life seems wrong but it’s the only way out of this crisis

Putting a value on life seems wrong but it’s the only way out of this crisis

In 1849, the historian Thomas Carlyle dubbed economics “the dismal science”. The term seems particularly apt as we attempt to overcome the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Putting a value on life seems wrong but ...→

'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus crisis gives us the chance to rethink a new economy | John Harris

'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus crisis gives us the chance to rethink a new economy | John Harris

It’s now clear that drastic changes are needed: the Labour party cannot afford to play it safe, says the Guardian columnist John Harris Read full article: 'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus...→

The change that could save Cardiff millions in face of financial crisis

The change that could save Cardiff millions in face of financial crisis

It is well documented that the Bluebirds will have precious little to spend this summer, so they might have to make the most of what they have got Read full article: The change that could save Cardiff milli...→

Life sciences playing a vital role in Covid-19 crisis | Press and Journal

Life sciences playing a vital role in Covid-19 crisis | Press and Journal

A champion of the north-east life sciences sector has said it can play a leading role in the fight against Covid-19 and other modern health challenges. Read full article: Life sciences playing a vital role in Co...→

Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at Barnier as talks judder to halt - furious update

Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at Barnier as talks judder to halt - furious update

BREXIT talks have again descended into chaos after the UK's chief negotiator David Frost launched into a furious attack against EU counterpart Michel Barnier a [...] Read full article: Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at ...→

Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of life forever, so look at the facts and help the economy thrive again

Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of life forever, so look at the facts and help the economy thrive again

IRRATIONAL fear could well become more dangerous than the coronavirus itself. It’s fear rather than facts that will stop some people going back to work tomorro [...] Read full article: Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of...→

Coronation Street's David Platt in serious danger as he puts family life at risk

Coronation Street's David Platt in serious danger as he puts family life at risk

Coronation Street regular David Platt has been lashing out recently by pursuing some seriously dangerous, even life-threatening, situations and squaring off wi [...] Read full article: Coronation Street's David Platt in serio...→

Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be self-reliant – demand for major change

Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be self-reliant – demand for major change

A FORMER security minister has warned that coronavirus has highlighted shortfalls in Britain's resilience to external threats and that the country needs to be [...] Read full article: Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be se...→

Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us the real heroes from all walks of life

Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us the real heroes from all walks of life

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the… Read full article: Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us t...→

Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummings crisis and the loophole that could still seal his fate

Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummings crisis and the loophole that could still seal his fate

There are four stages to most political crises and the Dominic Cummings scandal is now in stage four in which a final decision has apparently been… Read full article: Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummi...→

The one lesson I've learned from life: David Olusoga

The one lesson I've learned from life: David Olusoga

David Olusoga, 50, who lives in Bristol, is best known for presenting A House Through Time on BBC2. Historian says his entire career has been shaped by insecur [...] Read full article: The one lesson I've learned from life: D...→

Coronavirus crisis could worsen life chances for disadvantaged Northern Ireland pupils, warns Equality Commission

Coronavirus crisis could worsen life chances for disadvantaged Northern Ireland pupils, warns Equality Commission

The coronavirus pandemic could worsen the life chances of disadvantaged children in Northern Ireland, the Equality Commission has warned. Read full article: Coronavirus crisis could worsen life cha...→

EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day timeline to change mind or face no deal Brexit

EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day timeline to change mind or face no deal Brexit

THE UK's chief trade negotiator has criticised the EU's ‘ideological' approach to talks and warned the there could be a no deal Brexit as talks make little pro [...] Read full article: EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day tim...→

Will coronavirus crisis slow climate change?

Will coronavirus crisis slow climate change?

One effect of the coronavirus pandemic is lower air pollution across much of the world because road traffic has fallen and many industries have suspended their [...] Read full article: Will coronavirus crisis slow climate cha...→

Life after lockdown: What North East communities hope will change after pandemic

Life after lockdown: What North East communities hope will change after pandemic

People in the North East have been sharing their hopes for life after lockdown and how communities have responded to the pandemic Read full article: Life after lockdown: What North East com...→

UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan to save property market - 'It's on life support'

UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan to save property market - 'It's on life support'

A UK housing expert has outlined what must happen in order to salvage the life of the sector following the release of new measures this week. Read full article: UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan ...→

David Smith: Collapsing before surgery taught me valuable lessons for the pandemic

David Smith: Collapsing before surgery taught me valuable lessons for the pandemic

Transitions in life provide both opportunity and threat. I have always been a believer in seeing them as the former. Read full article: David Smith: Collapsing before surgery t...→

Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit trade deal, David Frost tells Michel Barnier

Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit trade deal, David Frost tells Michel Barnier

David Frost, the prime minister’s chief Brexit negotiator, has given the European Union a two-week ultimatum to change course in trade and fisheries talks and [...] Read full article: Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit tr...→

Life in a pharmacy during the coronavirus crisis

Life in a pharmacy during the coronavirus crisis

Shuaib Ishaq, a pharmacist of 15 years in Stockport, says chemists are working harder than ever when many are facing financial ruin Read full article: Life in a pharmacy during the coronaviru...→

Working life will change after lockdown: All the new rules and guidelines

Working life will change after lockdown: All the new rules and guidelines

There's a new plan to get Britain working again - but it won't quite be business as usual for a good while yet. Here's how things at the day job will change in [...] Read full article: Working life will change after lockdown:...→

How working life will change wherever you work under new coronavirus rules

How working life will change wherever you work under new coronavirus rules

MINISTERS have revealed a fresh five-step plan to try and keep all workplaces safe from coronavirus tonight. New ‘COVID-19 secure’ guidelines are now available [...] Read full article: How working life will change wherever yo...→

Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria Beckham's Hollywood advisor to help run life in LA

Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria Beckham's Hollywood advisor to help run life in LA

HARRY and Meghan have hired a Hollywood adviser who used to work for Posh and Becks. They have recruited experienced aide Rebecca Mostow after moving into the [...] Read full article: Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria...→

Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double crisis’

Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double crisis’

Many activists have had to stop their usual work due to the pandemic. Here's how they're responding. Read full article: Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double...→

Ian Holloway calls for compassion and long-term change amid coronavirus crisis

Ian Holloway calls for compassion and long-term change amid coronavirus crisis

The financial grip is tightening by the day on lower league clubs as the prospect of sides going out of business becomes on increasing reality. Read full article: Ian Holloway calls for compassion and lo...→

Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice about sex that’s being exposed by the Covid crisis

Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice about sex that’s being exposed by the Covid crisis

I’m loving my fellow human beings right now but I’m hating them a bit too. The woman at the supermarket who leaned right over me to get at a bag… Read full article: Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice ...→

Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about COVID-19 crisis in Russia despite threats to life

Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about COVID-19 crisis in Russia despite threats to life

A LEADING Russian medical activist and Putin critic has vowed to continue to "tell the truth" about the coronavirus crisis in Russia, despite increasing attemp [...] Read full article: Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about ...→

David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

David Attenborough to publish 'witness statement' on climate crisis

Broadcaster and historian says A Life on Our Planet book will record ‘dreadful damage wrought by mankind’ and propose solutions Read full article: David Attenborough to publish 'witness s...→

Alexander McCall Smith: This wonderful new book could dramatically change the way we view human nature

Rutger Bregman’s new book Humankind contains a real-life version of the ‘Lord of the Flies’ scenario that turned out very differently to William Golding’s nove [...] Read full article: Alexander McCall Smith: This wonderful n...→

Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pandemic has swept climate change off the front pages'

Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pandemic has swept climate change off the front pages'

The broadcaster and naturalist, who turned 94 in May, said the outbreak has made the issue feel as if it is in 'the distant future' Read full article: Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pan...→

Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us the real heroes from all walks of life

Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us the real heroes from all walks of life

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the… Read full article: Fr Michael Kane: Covid crisis shows us t...→

Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummings crisis and the loophole that could still seal his fate

Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummings crisis and the loophole that could still seal his fate

There are four stages to most political crises and the Dominic Cummings scandal is now in stage four in which a final decision has apparently been… Read full article: Mark Smith: The four stages of the Cummi...→

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change fight must wait during COVID-19

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change fight must wait during COVID-19

Sir David Attenborough confesses the debate on climate change is a matter for the distant future due to coronavirus. He believes the virus has rightly struck c [...] Read full article: Sir David Attenborough: Climate change f...→

The one lesson I've learned from life: David Olusoga

The one lesson I've learned from life: David Olusoga

David Olusoga, 50, who lives in Bristol, is best known for presenting A House Through Time on BBC2. Historian says his entire career has been shaped by insecur [...] Read full article: The one lesson I've learned from life: D...→

Five ways cricket should change once this coronavirus crisis is over

Five ways cricket should change once this coronavirus crisis is over

Make neutral umpires permanent, cut overseas players and shorten pitches to 20 yards for women's cricket Read full article: Five ways cricket should change once thi...→

'It’s about the experience of going to a gig at Lighthouse and how that can change your life'

'It’s about the experience of going to a gig at Lighthouse and how that can change your life'

A DORSET-based artist has been commissioned to write a song paying tribute to the history of Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts. Read full article: 'It’s about the experience of going to a...→

Coronavirus crisis could worsen life chances for disadvantaged Northern Ireland pupils, warns Equality Commission

Coronavirus crisis could worsen life chances for disadvantaged Northern Ireland pupils, warns Equality Commission

The coronavirus pandemic could worsen the life chances of disadvantaged children in Northern Ireland, the Equality Commission has warned. Read full article: Coronavirus crisis could worsen life cha...→

Jordan Li-Smith – ‘I made life-long contacts on my first job’

Advice and tips for actors, performers, creatives, backstage staff and more. Including audition advice, drama school information and career help. Read full article: Jordan Li-Smith – ‘I made life-long cont...→

EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day timeline to change mind or face no deal Brexit

EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day timeline to change mind or face no deal Brexit

THE UK's chief trade negotiator has criticised the EU's ‘ideological' approach to talks and warned the there could be a no deal Brexit as talks make little pro [...] Read full article: EU PANIC: David Frost sets EU 15 day tim...→

Plastic is unsung life-saver during this health crisis so let’s not demonise it

Plastic is unsung life-saver during this health crisis so let’s not demonise it

Until the UK was struck by Covid-19, plastic was number one villain in our battle to make the environment cleaner. Since then, plastic equipment and clothing h [...] Read full article: Plastic is unsung life-saver during this...→

Will coronavirus crisis slow climate change?

Will coronavirus crisis slow climate change?

One effect of the coronavirus pandemic is lower air pollution across much of the world because road traffic has fallen and many industries have suspended their [...] Read full article: Will coronavirus crisis slow climate cha...→

Putting a value on life seems wrong but it’s the only way out of this crisis

Putting a value on life seems wrong but it’s the only way out of this crisis

In 1849, the historian Thomas Carlyle dubbed economics “the dismal science”. The term seems particularly apt as we attempt to overcome the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Putting a value on life seems wrong but ...→

Life after lockdown: What North East communities hope will change after pandemic

Life after lockdown: What North East communities hope will change after pandemic

People in the North East have been sharing their hopes for life after lockdown and how communities have responded to the pandemic Read full article: Life after lockdown: What North East com...→

'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus crisis gives us the chance to rethink a new economy | John Harris

'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus crisis gives us the chance to rethink a new economy | John Harris

It’s now clear that drastic changes are needed: the Labour party cannot afford to play it safe, says the Guardian columnist John Harris Read full article: 'Normal' life failed us. The coronavirus...→

UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan to save property market - 'It's on life support'

UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan to save property market - 'It's on life support'

A UK housing expert has outlined what must happen in order to salvage the life of the sector following the release of new measures this week. Read full article: UK housing crisis: Expert outlines plan ...→

The change that could save Cardiff millions in face of financial crisis

The change that could save Cardiff millions in face of financial crisis

It is well documented that the Bluebirds will have precious little to spend this summer, so they might have to make the most of what they have got Read full article: The change that could save Cardiff milli...→

David Smith: Collapsing before surgery taught me valuable lessons for the pandemic

David Smith: Collapsing before surgery taught me valuable lessons for the pandemic

Transitions in life provide both opportunity and threat. I have always been a believer in seeing them as the former. Read full article: David Smith: Collapsing before surgery t...→

Life sciences playing a vital role in Covid-19 crisis | Press and Journal

Life sciences playing a vital role in Covid-19 crisis | Press and Journal

A champion of the north-east life sciences sector has said it can play a leading role in the fight against Covid-19 and other modern health challenges. Read full article: Life sciences playing a vital role in Co...→

Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit trade deal, David Frost tells Michel Barnier

Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit trade deal, David Frost tells Michel Barnier

David Frost, the prime minister’s chief Brexit negotiator, has given the European Union a two-week ultimatum to change course in trade and fisheries talks and [...] Read full article: Change tack or we won’t make a Brexit tr...→

Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at Barnier as talks judder to halt - furious update

Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at Barnier as talks judder to halt - furious update

BREXIT talks have again descended into chaos after the UK's chief negotiator David Frost launched into a furious attack against EU counterpart Michel Barnier a [...] Read full article: Brexit crisis: David Frost blows top at ...→

Life in a pharmacy during the coronavirus crisis

Life in a pharmacy during the coronavirus crisis

Shuaib Ishaq, a pharmacist of 15 years in Stockport, says chemists are working harder than ever when many are facing financial ruin Read full article: Life in a pharmacy during the coronaviru...→

Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of life forever, so look at the facts and help the economy thrive again

Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of life forever, so look at the facts and help the economy thrive again

IRRATIONAL fear could well become more dangerous than the coronavirus itself. It’s fear rather than facts that will stop some people going back to work tomorro [...] Read full article: Fear of Covid-19 could change our way of...→

Working life will change after lockdown: All the new rules and guidelines

Working life will change after lockdown: All the new rules and guidelines

There's a new plan to get Britain working again - but it won't quite be business as usual for a good while yet. Here's how things at the day job will change in [...] Read full article: Working life will change after lockdown:...→

Coronation Street's David Platt in serious danger as he puts family life at risk

Coronation Street's David Platt in serious danger as he puts family life at risk

Coronation Street regular David Platt has been lashing out recently by pursuing some seriously dangerous, even life-threatening, situations and squaring off wi [...] Read full article: Coronation Street's David Platt in serio...→

How working life will change wherever you work under new coronavirus rules

How working life will change wherever you work under new coronavirus rules

MINISTERS have revealed a fresh five-step plan to try and keep all workplaces safe from coronavirus tonight. New ‘COVID-19 secure’ guidelines are now available [...] Read full article: How working life will change wherever yo...→

Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria Beckham's Hollywood advisor to help run life in LA

Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria Beckham's Hollywood advisor to help run life in LA

HARRY and Meghan have hired a Hollywood adviser who used to work for Posh and Becks. They have recruited experienced aide Rebecca Mostow after moving into the [...] Read full article: Harry and Meghan hire David and Victoria...→

Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double crisis’

Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double crisis’

Many activists have had to stop their usual work due to the pandemic. Here's how they're responding. Read full article: Coronavirus and climate change a ‘double...→

Ian Holloway calls for compassion and long-term change amid coronavirus crisis

Ian Holloway calls for compassion and long-term change amid coronavirus crisis

The financial grip is tightening by the day on lower league clubs as the prospect of sides going out of business becomes on increasing reality. Read full article: Ian Holloway calls for compassion and lo...→

Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice about sex that’s being exposed by the Covid crisis

Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice about sex that’s being exposed by the Covid crisis

I’m loving my fellow human beings right now but I’m hating them a bit too. The woman at the supermarket who leaned right over me to get at a bag… Read full article: Opinion: Mark Smith: The ugly prejudice ...→

Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be self-reliant – demand for major change

Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be self-reliant – demand for major change

A FORMER security minister has warned that coronavirus has highlighted shortfalls in Britain's resilience to external threats and that the country needs to be [...] Read full article: Britain's PPE crisis shows need to be se...→

Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about COVID-19 crisis in Russia despite threats to life

Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about COVID-19 crisis in Russia despite threats to life

A LEADING Russian medical activist and Putin critic has vowed to continue to "tell the truth" about the coronavirus crisis in Russia, despite increasing attemp [...] Read full article: Putin critic vows to ‘tell truth’ about ...→