‘I’m not exaggerating. He looked as if he’d come out of Belsen. He was just skin and bones — more bones than skin. I sang him a song to try to cheer him up. I’d bought him a drink of tea with honey so sang, “Sugar for my sugar, honey for my honey” to try to make him, you know, happy.’ … [Read more...] about Emily Lloyd enchanted us in Wish You Were Here – then suffered years of mental turmoil. Now she makes a shattering confession: ‘People thought fame was to blame. In truth I was hiding the cruel abuse I suffered…. by my stepfather’
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Layla McCay Layla McCay joined the NHS Confederation as Director of International Relations in May 2018 following a medical career and a decade of leadership roles in international public health and health systems policy. … [Read more...] about Who is on Question Time tonight, May 28?
'We're enormously grateful for the efforts of the British public in sticking by the rules and getting the infection rate down and that does mean that from June 1 we will be able to allow people to have some more social contact in a safe and socially-distanced way. I'm sure that members of the public will show common sense.' … [Read more...] about ‘Don’t tear the pants out of it!’ Government adviser Prof Van-Tam warns public not to abuse liberties and risk pushing R rate above 1 when lockdown is eased and says ‘we’re at a very dangerous moment’ after huge crowds swarm beaches in 82F temperatures
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Ted has been buoyant since the first day of lockdown. He is retired and lives in a village near Salisbury with his wife. They are financially secure and “continue to enjoy good health and have all we need at home”. He can still garden, cycle and enjoy the countryside. For him, and a fifth of Britons surveyed, it is business as usual. … [Read more...] about Britain’s lockdown diaries expose gulf in wellbeing between rich and poor