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Huge impact of COVID-19 on air travel revealed as 28 million passengers lost in July

Huge impact of COVID-19 on air travel revealed as 28 million passengers lost in July

By Richard Liddle New figures have revealed the coronavirus lockdown’s devastating impact on the aviation industry, with 93% fewer passengers in July than last year. The latest analysis by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) of 31 major UK airports has revealed that there were 28.2 million fewer passengers in July 2020 than in July 2019, with the airports surveyed facing […]

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“We’ve had to change everything”: How small businesses and charities are adapting to the lockdown

“We’ve had to change everything”: How small businesses and charities are adapting to the lockdown

Adapting to the coronavirus lockdown has been a challenge for us all, with social distancing creating a new norm of working from home wherever possible. For key workers though, it’s often not that simple, and they’ve had to drastically change the way they work. Richard Liddle reports: Leedstrinitycfj · “We’ve had to change everything”: How small businesses and charities are […]

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Dry Lockdown: How are people who don’t drink alcohol coping with quarantine?

Dry Lockdown: How are people who don’t drink alcohol coping with quarantine?

Social distancing measures affect everyone. But for people who choose to stay sober, lockdown offers unique challenges. Zoe Peck reports:

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Small business owners are suffering to survive with limited government financial support

By Joe Greenough – While large scale industries like airlines and hotel chains put special measures in place to secure their funds, small business owners have little to fall back on amid the Coronavirus pandemic. The government has announced financial aid in the form of tax refunds and cash loans. But some say it just isn’t enough to stay afloat. […]

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Top 10 viral trends in social media lockdown so far

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By Kudzai Chinembiri Dalgona Coffee – Almost everyone I follow on Instagram joined this trend; this special coffee is a combination of icy milk at the bottom and a whipped instant coffee mix at the top. Sounds futile but makes for some incredible Instagram content. Instagram Lives – This has been a current trend in pop culture but many of […]

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Pandemic Play: 6 videogames to help get you through the COVID lockdown

Pandemic Play: 6 videogames to help get you through the COVID lockdown

By Richard Liddle We’re now into the fifth week of the coronavirus lockdown, and doubtless for many the boredom is beginning to set in. But with the entire nation being asked to stay inside all day every day, what better time to be a gamer? Whether you’re missing socialising with your friends, longing to explore the great outdoors, or just […]

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