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Health experts warn against austerity repeat as Britain rebuilds post-Covid
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Health experts warn against austerity repeat as Britain rebuilds post-Covid

A new report has said the health of Britain’s young people will suffer unless the government rebuilds post-Covid.

Risk your livelihood or your life: The new choice for UK’s covid vulnerable
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Risk your livelihood or your life: The new choice for UK’s covid vulnerable

Those in shielding are the most at risk both physically and financially, says Dr Dominic Pimenta, a hospital doctor and chairman of healthcare workers’ charity HEROES, but new measures do not provide for them

If you’re forced to self-isolate and miss work you could receive £500
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If you’re forced to self-isolate and miss work you could receive £500

The government has brought in a new Test and Trace support payment for people on lower incomes who cannot work from home to curb rising Covid-19 infections

Save jobs and the NHS with swift action on coronavirus, urges ICU doctor
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Save jobs and the NHS with swift action on coronavirus, urges ICU doctor

Kwake Bass: “It’s not the time for selfish endeavours”
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Kwake Bass: “It’s not the time for selfish endeavours”

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Vaccine scientists launch social enterprise to prevent drug giant costs
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Vaccine scientists launch social enterprise to prevent drug giant costs

How to volunteer in a socially-distanced world
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How to volunteer in a socially-distanced world

The Big Issue launches first podcast to celebrate vendors and their customers
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The Big Issue launches first podcast to celebrate vendors and their customers

Morrisons and Waitrose the latest stores to stock The Big Issue magazine
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Morrisons and Waitrose the latest stores to stock The Big Issue magazine

Dance music fans asked to donate, rave, repeat for the NHS
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Dance music fans asked to donate, rave, repeat for the NHS

Unemployed people show signs of serious mental health issues during pandemic
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Unemployed people show signs of serious mental health issues during pandemic

UK artists push for people power in colourful poster campaign
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UK artists push for people power in colourful poster campaign

Coronavirus: Death rates are doubled in deprived areas
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Coronavirus: Death rates are doubled in deprived areas

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Forget shortages. This loo roll supports the NHS
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Forget shortages. This loo roll supports the NHS

The children’s author campaigning to get books to key workers’ children
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The children’s author campaigning to get books to key workers’ children

Social enterprise adapts socks made for rough sleepers to help NHS
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Social enterprise adapts socks made for rough sleepers to help NHS

ASDA and WH Smith join army of retailers selling The Big Issue
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ASDA and WH Smith join army of retailers selling The Big Issue

How people power is saving the nation
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How people power is saving the nation

The Post Office is delivering cash to vulnerable people during lockdown
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The Post Office is delivering cash to vulnerable people during lockdown

Athletes and artists are using the internet to help us keep fit in lockdown
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Athletes and artists are using the internet to help us keep fit in lockdown

Get The Big Issue app now with the ‘nation’s PE teacher’ Joe Wicks
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Get The Big Issue app now with the ‘nation’s PE teacher’ Joe Wicks

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London Mayor Lib Dem candidate uses political party’s resources for kindness
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London Mayor Lib Dem candidate uses political party’s resources for kindness

A Kinross men’s shed is making hundreds of face masks for NHS staff
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A Kinross men’s shed is making hundreds of face masks for NHS staff

CareToShare is connecting people to tune up skills and source support
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CareToShare is connecting people to tune up skills and source support

A Milton Keynes 15-year-old is 3D printing protective visors for NHS staff
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A Milton Keynes 15-year-old is 3D printing protective visors for NHS staff

Co-op is the latest store to sell The Big Issue magazine
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Co-op is the latest store to sell The Big Issue magazine

The Gruffalo illustrator is explaining coronavirus to kids in new book
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The Gruffalo illustrator is explaining coronavirus to kids in new book

Charities tell PM ‘too many people’ left on the streets during pandemic
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Charities tell PM ‘too many people’ left on the streets during pandemic

NEW: The Big Issue will be sold in shops as we respond to Covid-19 crisis
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NEW: The Big Issue will be sold in shops as we respond to Covid-19 crisis

Pop’s Liam Payne donates cash worth 360,000 meals for foodbank users
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Pop’s Liam Payne donates cash worth 360,000 meals for foodbank users

TV stars Matt Lucas and Helen McCrory get behind project feeding NHS workers
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TV stars Matt Lucas and Helen McCrory get behind project feeding NHS workers

Why Coronavirus could be a defining moment for OCD sufferers
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Why Coronavirus could be a defining moment for OCD sufferers

Notes from the Berlin lockdown, where the off-licence is essential
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Notes from the Berlin lockdown, where the off-licence is essential