The Lancet estimates the additional maternal and under-5 child deaths resulting from the potential disruption of health systems and decreased access to food.
If you think you’ve got it tough right now spare a thought for communities in Uganda battling locust swarms and foot and mouth disease as well as coronavirus, all threatening their precious food supply.
The Bread and Butter Thing have teamed up with The Modern Milkman to deliver food to people most in need during the lockdown in Manchester.
In these difficult times we want something comforting, nutritious and delicious that is made with store cupboard items and readily available ingredients – which means one thing… soup.
Chayn, a global volunteer network that addresses gender-based violence has started an online trauma support group to help people experiencing abuse during self-isolation.
The United Kingdom will be on lockdown with heavy penalties to be enforced for those breaking the law, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday.
With the schools shut and population on lockdown, parents and kids are trying to find a way to keep entertained without scrolling through their phone or watching the TV.
Thousands of people may lose their jobs as Manchester’s restaurants face closure due to coronavirus.
Laurence Stephen Lowry is one of Manchester’s most famous artists and his work is becoming more appreciated as times goes by – indeed a newly-discovered painting of his, ‘The Mill, Pendlebury’ recently sold for £2.65m to a private collector, a timely reminder how relevant he is 44 years after his death.
This is a love story set against the backdrop of racist America in director Melina Matsoukas’ first full-length movie – Queen & Slim. Josh Poyser reviews…
Charles Dickens semi-autobiographical David Copperfield is brought to life by Armando Iannucci for a contemporary and cosmopolitan audience.