Category: Life and style

I didn’t think going car-free was possible: but it has changed my life | Funmi Shonibare

I took up a challenge from a climate charity – and suddenly my daughter and I were gliding past canals instead of sitting in traffic I’ve always been a driver at heart. I passed my test when I was 19, and I’ve been behind the wheel for most journeys since. After becoming a parent eight…
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It took catching Covid to get my children out of my bed, but I can finally sleep again | Emma Brockes

After seven years of sleeping together, this bonding exercise was difficult to stop, and now I’m glad we’ve made the break It began, as so many things do, as a result of sheer laziness. From the ages of zero to walking age, my children went to sleep in their cots and stayed there for most…
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It took catching Covid to get my children out of my bed, but I can finally sleep again | Emma Brockes

After seven years of sleeping together, this bonding exercise was difficult to stop, and now I’m glad we’ve made the break It began, as so many things do, as a result of sheer laziness. From the ages of zero to walking age, my children went to sleep in their cots and stayed there for most…
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It took catching Covid to get my children out of my bed, but I can finally sleep again | Emma Brockes

After seven years of sleeping together, this bonding exercise was difficult to stop, and now I’m glad we’ve made the break It began, as so many things do, as a result of sheer laziness. From the ages of zero to walking age, my children went to sleep in their cots and stayed there for most…
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Digitalisation of services and money is creating a two-tier society | Letters

Andy Beverley is worried for those who are excluded by cashless systems, and Jane Ghosh says counter services are essential Thank you for highlighting the issue of digital exclusion (Editorial, 23 June). A similar problem is developing with digital payments. For what to many is innocent and inevitable progress, the millions of people in the…
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