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Postcards from isolation

BBC World Service listeners talk about lockdown life during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Jackie Leonard, we hear from BBC World Service listeners about lockdown life during the coronavirus pandemic.

From all over the world they have shared their experiences, struggles and wisdom - with helpful advice on diet, routine, education, maintaining friendships - and the power of music.

And as various countries start moving towards easing their lockdown, will everything return to normal? Or will we come out the other side determined to do things differently?

(Photo: A make-up artist (L) and her musician boyfriend take a rest during their self-isolation at their home in Budapest. Credit: EPA)

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23 minutes


  • Fri 15 May 2020 02:06GMT
  • Mon 18 May 2020 09:06GMT