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Virgin Media customers can now get 7 kids’ channels for free – including Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network

Virgin Media customers can now get 7 kids’ channels for free – including Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network

Virgin Media has announced it will give its customers access to seven kids’ TV channels for free, to help keep children occupied during the UK lockdown. As the coronavirus pandemic continues, Virgin Media will be offering certain popular children’s television channels to make sure they’re entertained as families stay indoors. Which channels will be available […]

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Tesco has opened up 120,000 extra click and collect and home delivery slots

Tesco has opened up 120,000 extra click and collect and home delivery slots

Tesco has added thousands of extra click and collect and home delivery slots to its website, and recruited an extra 7,500 staff, in order to help deliver food during the ongoing UK lockdown. After the supermarket chain’s click and collect and home delivery slots were filled weeks in advance as customers self-isolated and the UK […]

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Dolly Parton is now reading bedtime stories online – here’s how to listen

Dolly Parton is now reading bedtime stories online – here’s how to listen

Country music sensation Dolly Parton is doing her bit to help children stuck indoors due to the coronavirus pandemic, by reading a range of bedtime stories online. The 10 week series of bedtime videos will come as an addition to the work of her Imagination Library, a non-for-profit organisation which supplies free books to children […]

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A one-eyed dog rescued from the meat trade in China is helping her owner through self-isolation

A one-eyed dog rescued from the meat trade in China is helping her owner through self-isolation

by Hayley O’Keeffe A one-eyed dog saved from the meat trade in China is now supporting her disabled owner through a gruelling 12 weeks of coronavirus isolation. Mary Garland, 50, who lives in Maida Vale, North London is severely disabled and confined to a wheelchair. She takes immunosuppressant medication and is classed in the ‘high-risk’ […]

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When is Resident Evil 3 Remake released? Everything you need to know about the new game

When is Resident Evil 3 Remake released? Everything you need to know about the new game

Last year’s Resident Evil 2 remake was one of the finest games of 2019, taking the groundwork established by Capcom’s 1998 classic and updated it both in the gameplay and graphical departments to meet the expectations of modern day gamers. The game proved such a success, Capcom are taking a similar tack with 1999’s Resident Evil 3: Nemesis, […]

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The cost of NHS prescriptions will rise in April – this is how much you will be charged

The cost of NHS prescriptions will rise in April – this is how much you will be charged

Charges for prescription medication from the NHS are set to rise in April, by an increase of 15p. The price hike comes despite the coronavirus pandemic currently putting huge pressure on the health service, but the government is yet to announce any plans to suspend or scrap the rise. When will the new costs come […]

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Here’s a full list of UK number one songs throughout the years – and Instagram 30 Day Song Challenge explained

Here’s a full list of UK number one songs throughout the years – and Instagram 30 Day Song Challenge explained

The latest craze to be taking over Instagram is the 30 Day Song Challenge, which sees music fans post a new song to their story each day in response to 30 different prompts. One of these asks users to choose the UK’s number one song from the year they were born. Here’s a full list […]

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Here’s why we observe April Fools’ Day – and how many years it dates back

Here’s why we observe April Fools’ Day – and how many years it dates back

April Fools’ Day dates back hundreds of years and is now observed by people across the globe each 1 April. But where did it begin and why do we observe it? Here’s everything you need to know. What were the first references made to April Fools’ Day? This annual day of trickery and hoaxes became […]

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This new Baby Shark song teaches kids how to wash their hands

This new Baby Shark song teaches kids how to wash their hands

Much to the joy of children around the globe (and to the dismay of some parents) educational entertainment company, Pinkfong, has released another version of the hugely popular Baby Shark video – and its comeback is all for a good cause. Reiterating the official advice of the World Health Organisation (WHO) – in much more […]

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This is how long it takes for someone with Coronavirus to start showing symptoms

This is how long it takes for someone with Coronavirus to start showing symptoms

Scientists have confirmed how long it takes for coronavirus symptoms to develop in infected people. The team of US-based immunologists studied more than a hundred cases of Covid-19 in order to give a better estimate of its incubation period in humans. Their report, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, found that, on average, it […]

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