She said: "Families have been extremely worried that they would not be able to feed their children properly this week as a result of the Government's initial reluctance. The fact that a petition of over 100,000 signatures was needed shows how much worry and confusion this has caused. … [Read more...] about Free school meal voucher scheme to continue over half-term after petition from parents
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He wrote: "I’ll be spending it in my broom cupboard, Susanna in her kitchen & Dr Hilary in his garage." … [Read more...] about Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield replaced by Eamonn and Ruth next week on This Morning as hosts take half term
Young people who haven’t had exams cancelled are also concerned. Noor Hashmi, 17, from Manchester, takes her A-levels next year. She feels that her cohort has been “overlooked”, because they’re having to teach themselves the syllabus at home, using online learning. “If I was in college I would be properly absorbing the information,” Hashmi says. “But there are only so many emails you can send to your teacher without feeling you’re being annoying.” Hashmi’s classes have all moved online, but she worries she’s not understanding the material fully. “I feel the teachers are going through the content too quickly,” she says. “It’s stressful knowing that everything we’ve covered so far won’t be revisited in depth before our exams.” … [Read more...] about ‘I’m stuck in limbo’: will the Covid generation of young people face long-term fallout?
After the initial announcement, the biggest shock came in Article 4 of the proposal, which reads in part: 'When needed, relevant national security organs of the Central People´s Government will set up agencies in (Hong Kong) to fulfill relevant duties to safeguard national security.' … [Read more...] about Hong Kong’s richest man, 91, who owns UK mobile network Three backs new national security law and says it will give the city long-term stability
Changes in routine should be introduced gradually Ensure your pet has elevated resting places and hiding spots which can help relieve stress for cats by offering them a safe space Make sure not to over-handle your cat to try and comfort them. Being picked up or followed can add to their stress if it isn't their choice Adjust your routine to what it will be when you return to work i.e feeding times, playtime Provide scratching posts and puzzle feeders and toys to prevent boredom while you are at work - this is especially for indoor cats. Make sure to spend some quality time with your cat every day even when your life gets a lot busier … [Read more...] about Cat owners need to wean pets off human contact before going back to work after lockdown…here’s how to do it