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Dress for excess: designers embrace post-lockdown hedonism

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Jordan Gogos is doing the most. The 27-year-old multi-hyphenate is bouncing across a cluttered room in Powerhouse Museum’s Ultimo workshop. From overflowing boxes of offcut denim to hat sculptures in the shape of bird...

‘Forgotten how to behave’: comics say audiences more abusive post-lockdown

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It was halfway through a show in Shrewsbury when Nish Kumar noticed an audience member being disruptive. It became so bad that he asked the man to leave, and on his way out the man turned to the comedian. “He shouted:...

Teachers and nursery workers in England: share your experiences of children’s development post-lockdown

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According to Ofsted, the Covid pandemic has left some young children with delays in learning speech and language, and problems with social interaction. We would like to hear from early years teachers, nursery workers ...

Cinema hypnosis: is this the answer to noisy post-lockdown audiences?

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Name: Hypnotic cinema. Age: New for 2022. Appearance: Just like a film. But, in this case a piece of film-making so mesmerising and incantatory that it leaves viewers in a kind of trance? No, just a regular film. The...

Post-lockdown colds spur sales at Strepsils and Nurofen maker

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Reckitt Benckiser enjoyed better than expected results thanks to demand for its treatments for coughs, colds and flu, following a rise in cases after the lifting of global lockdowns. The Berkshire-based consumer goods...

New Zealand Covid: Ardern unveils post-lockdown ‘traffic light’ system linked to 90% vaccination rate

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More than 18 months into the pandemic, New Zealand has announced its roadmap for a post-lockdown future – and says dropping restrictions hinges on the country hitting some of the world’s most ambitious vaccination rat...

‘Head-to-toe gold sequins!’: nine readers on their favourite post-lockdown party outfits

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I dressed head-to-toe in gold sequins for the Mighty Hoopla festival earlier this month. I’d been eyeing up a big headband from Fumbalinas for a while, and somehow the dress just followed. I bought it secondhand from ...

September fashion glossies hail the arrival of a post-lockdown roaring 20s

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In an unusual move, the cover of British Vogue features the time the photograph on it was shot: 4.57am. The image, of actor and activist Gemma Chan reclining on a boat on the Thames as the sun rises, is symbolic of a ...

Doggy dependency: How to break post-lockdown separation anxiety

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I adore my dog, Peanut. She’s a Miniature Schnauzer with a sweet nature and a button nose. She runs like a rabbit and pulls a lopsided smile when we greet her in the morning. She likes to get close to me, really close...

Post-lockdown summer: Americans out for fun and with money to spend

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After more than 15 months in varying degrees of lockdown, the US is finally ready to reopen this summer – and the signs are that plenty of people are beginning to emerge into the light, with their wallets loaded and t...

From drag queens to hairdressers: how does it feel to welcome back customers post-lockdown?

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Four business owners tell us how they’ve managed to open safely and welcome their customers backEven before the Covid-19 pub closures were officially announced, Burnett and his team had made the difficult decision to ...

‘This is the post-lockdown party we all need’ – Grayson’s Art Club review

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To give Grayson’s Art Club less than five stars would be to take the artistic aspirations of the UK, screw them up and stomp on them. This exhibition – which unites the lockdown creativity of the public with acclaimed...

Could tapping my chest cure my post-lockdown nerves?

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Re-entering the world ought to be simple. I’ve missed it. So why do I feel anxious about it? There’s a bar on my road that encapsulates everything I loved about normality: those bench tables for six, perfectly enginee...

5 of Britain’s best hotels for a post-lockdown treat: reviewed

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What’s it like?A joint venture by a cracking little hotel and a special restaurant opened in late 2019 in the small-but-happening town of Bruton. The Grade-II listed building on a medieval plot at 1 High Street is a m...

Pimms may bubble post-lockdown, but the future for many is less cheery

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Whisper it softly, but things are starting to look up for the UK economy. Evidence is starting to accumulate that the easing of lockdown restrictions is allowing activity to return to something like normal. Naturally ...

Wetherspoon to create 2,000 jobs with post-lockdown investment

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JD Wetherspoon is going against the grain of closures in the struggling pub trade with a £145m investment in new venues and refurbishments which will create 2,000 jobs. Wetherspoon’s said it had a pipeline of 75 proje...