In times of panic, worry and concern; there’s one East Kilbride gym doing their bit in making sure people can get their fitness fix. The COVID-19 pandemic has completely taken over the United Kingdom. The country has come to a shuddering halt, as many businesses including the likes of restaurants, retail outlets and gyms, have closed their doors due to overwhelming health concerns. The result of this epidemic has led millions into self-isolation and social distancing, a venture that is essential in ensuring the containment of this virus. Although this has been the downfall for many businesses across the UK, … Continue reading Keeping Fit During Self-Isolation: The Funktional Way
by Mya Bollan Self employed workers told that they have “not been forgotten” but newly announced grants are not fully inclusive. Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced measures to support self employed workers. The support means that a taxable grant will be … Continue reading Some self employed people to fall through the crack
By Gordon McColm Scotland’s renewable energy production accounted for 90% of all electricity used last year, according to data released by the Scottish Government. It means Scotland is on course to meet its target to have all its electrical consumption come from renewable sources by the end of this year. The figures highlight a more than doubling of production since 2011. Accounting for the majority of the growth has been an expansion into wind energy. Spending on building turbines, largely onshore developments, led to wind power proving enough electricity for almost every home in the country for a day in … Continue reading Scotland continues to go green as renewable energy production hits record high
By Christopher Dass The corona lock down is taking a tole on many as it restricts ones movements and activities confining them to a limited space, affecting their mental health. Making artists across the world take to social media in creating conversations and activities. One form of activity is dancing! Dancers across the world are now taking to social media to stream live dance lessons to keep people active during these rough times. But can dance help in making the mental health of people better? Dr. Alicia Smith a mental health councilor believes that dance can help improve the mental … Continue reading Corona Virus makes Contact Dancing Contact less to improve mental health
-By Zainab Arowoshere The world has seen many diseases but came out strong from each one. COVID 19 is a particular disease that has actually raised a lot of questions from religious people who thinks the world might be coming … Continue reading Covid 19- A punishment from God?
By Zainab Arowoshere COVID 19 is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered Corona virus, it has grown into a pandemic disease and nobody is immune to it, Everyone is at risk of contracting this deadly virus with a … Continue reading How dangerous is COVID 19?
Charities in Ayrshire are under increasing pressure. The lockdown enforced by the UK Government at the start of this week has had a major impact on how the third sector operates. For some, the pressure has massively increased to provide … Continue reading Ayrshire Charities Feel the Pressure as Coronavirus Lockdown Continues
By Christopher Dass A nation-wide lock down has disrupted the flow of many industries. Specially the entrainment industry. Entrainment in a broad sense refers to a film’s, music, tv shows etc and the lock down means the shouting down of these businesses as well. Television shows, films etc are to be shoot on a regular basis in-order for people to be entrained! But if these industries are not functionable to work then what is the source of entrainment for people? Many of these shows are airing re-runs to order to entrain its audience and keep them updated by not airing … Continue reading Corona Quarantine the Entertainment lock down
By Nora Garcia Workers from different enterprises and companies around the world, have been working from their homes for weeks now. Coronavirus is affecting everyone in all of the different sectors. Company workers are at a high risk of contracting … Continue reading COVID-19 forced Million people to Work from Home
by Mya Bollan Online banking may not be an option for everyone but what are banks doing to support customers? Bank branches are permitted to stay open, despite the strict rules that have ordered non essential shops and businesses to … Continue reading Banking and Coronavirus: Is online banking accessible for all?