Family Christmas 'saved' as households 'allowed to celebrate together'

Family Christmas 'saved' as households 'allowed to celebrate together'

Families are allowed to spend five days together this Christmas, following an agreement between the four UK governments. According to the Cabinet Office, ministers from England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are united in their effort to allow “a limited number of additional household bubbles for a small number of days”. Families must choose their … Read more

'Bereavement bubbles' suggested for households who lose loved onee

'Bereavement bubbles' suggested for households who lose loved onee

Grieving households should be allowed to form “bereavement bubbles” with others who have lost loved ones during any future coronavirus lockdown. That is according to the Sue Ryder charity who say this would help families feel less isolated and alone as they go through the grieving process. Its research found 62% of people bereaved since … Read more

'Hidden LEGO' worth hundreds of pounds to UK households

'Hidden LEGO' worth hundreds of pounds to UK households

The average UK household currently has £160 worth of Lego stashed away with families spending £755 on the children’s favourite during a lifetime. A study by online marketplace OnBuy.com discovered Manchester is the location where most money is spent on LEGO, followed by London and Edinburgh. OnBuy polled 2,000 members of the public to gain … Read more

Groups of up to six people from different households can exercise together

Groups of up to six people from different households can exercise together

Further lockdown easing was revealed today with the announcement that groups of up to six people from different households will be able to exercise together from Monday, June 1. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden announced the move at the daily Downing Street briefing. He said: “Today I am also glad to confirm that we are relaxing … Read more