Olivia Gavoyannis

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Wednesday, 3 February 2021

Humiliating climbdown for Starmer

It was another sombre start to today’s PMQs. The handful of socially distanced MPs stood heads bowed for a minute …

By Olivia Gavoyannis

Wednesday, 27 January 2021

Dark shadow cast over PMQs

There was a sombre mood at today’s PMQs, where both Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer used their opening statements to …

By Olivia Gavoyannis

Tuesday, 26 January 2021

Schools revolt is brewing as reopening plans remain unclear

When the news of school closures broke on 5 January, parents and teachers scrambled to set up home-schooling provisions. Three …

By Olivia Gavoyannis

Friday, 22 January 2021

What next? The era of the Covid globetrotter

Some Brits are – whisper it quietly – planning their escape to somewhere sunny this summer. But as the coronavirus …

By Olivia Gavoyannis

Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Starmer turns the screws at PMQs

For those tuning in to today’s PMQs, the opening squabble between Boris Johnson and Sir Keir Starmer was more “irretrievable …

By Olivia Gavoyannis

Tuesday, 19 January 2021

The NHS crisis will spur innovation

With the Pfizer and Oxford vaccines being rolled out across the nation, thousands of retired GPs, surgeons, physicians and nurses …

By Olivia Gavoyannis

Saturday, 16 January 2021

Online comedy clubs are a joy - just make sure you mute the dog

On a cold Tuesday evening, I log into my first ever Zoom comedy show. The technology has taken over our …

By Olivia Gavoyannis