CRAIG BROWN: My satsumas had lost their zest for life! Lockdown Diary Part 2 

CRAIG BROWN: My satsumas had lost their zest for life! Lockdown Diary Part 2 By Craig Brown for the Daily Mail Published: 01:55 BST, 13 May 2021 | Updated: 01:55 BST, 13 May 2021 September 2020 I spotted my neighbour three doors down having a long chat with the man from Amazon. She seems to … Read more

Children’s pocket money has gone up by 20 per cent during lockdown

Those extra chores paid off: Children’s pocket money has gone up by 20 per cent – to £7.17 a week – during lockdown By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 01:31 BST, 2 May 2021 | Updated: 01:39 BST, 2 May 2021 Millions have been furloughed and many small businesses have gone to the wall, but there … Read more

Credit and debit card purchases surge after lockdown easing

Britain bounces back: Credit and debit card purchases surge after lockdown easing as almost a third of adults return to non-essential shopping while job adverts exceed pre-pandemic levels – and furlough drops from 17% to 13% of workers Credit and debit card purchases back to 98 per cent of February 2020 average Office for National … Read more

Cat Deeley cuts a chic figure as she ‘jumps for joy’ at being out of the house after lockdown

Cat Deeley looks chic in a printed blouse and stiletto boots as she ‘jumps for joy’ at being out of the house after lockdown restrictions eased By Lydia Spencer-elliott For Mailonline Published: 12:37 BST, 28 April 2021 | Updated: 12:37 BST, 28 April 2021 She recently moved to London with her family after 14 years … Read more

Tony HAIR! Former PM shows off his ‘creepy’ lockdown mullet

Tony HAIR! Viewers compare former PM’s ‘creepy’ lockdown mullet to Doc from Back to the Future and Lord of the Rings’ Gollum The ex Prime Minister, 67, was speaking to ITV about devolution and Scotland However, viewers were quick to take to social media to share shock at his hair  A lot of Britons chopped … Read more

Retail sales jump as shoppers buy new outfits before lockdown easing

Retail sales jump 5.4% in March as shoppers splash out on new outfits to wear ahead of lockdown easing Retail sales volumes up 5.4% in month to March and 7.2% in the year, ONS said Clothes sales particularly strong last month, up 17.5% in the month Sales at plant retailers and garden centres sales up … Read more

Fight between restaurants and insurers over lockdown payouts heats up

Court fight between restaurant groups and insurers over business interruption payouts heats up By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:50 BST, 21 April 2021 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 21 April 2021 Corbin & King, which owns The Wolseley, believes they should have been paid business interruption insurance during the lockdowns The fight between … Read more

Effect of lockdown on the young laid bare by figures showing rise in hospital admissions

The catastrophic effect of lockdown on children has been laid bare by figures showing a surge in hospital admissions for eating disorders. They reveal admissions in the last nine months were a third higher compared to the previous year. In one month they were up by 80 per cent. Girls aged 15 and 16 were the … Read more

Angela Scanlon reflects on feeling ‘vulnerable’ as a new mum and using lockdown as ‘maternity leave’

Angela Scanlon has candidly reflected on feeling ‘vulnerable’ after welcoming her now three-year-old daughter Ruby. The presenter, 37, also revealed that she’s been treating lockdown as the ‘maternity leave she never gave herself’ when a new mum in 2018 as she returned to work after just 12 weeks.  Speaking with The Sun, Angela also detailed … Read more