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Coronavirus: Closed visitor gardens create virtual tours

Visitor gardens have been creating virtual tours for people to enjoy while they are unable to visit in person.Spring is usually a busy time of year for gardens but government restrictions mean they, along with other attractions and businesses, are temporarily closed.Exbury Gardens in Hampshire, Great Comp Garden in

Coronavirus: Christopher Eccleston reads a poetic tribute to the NHS

Matthew Kelly from Salford has written a poem paying tribute to the staff of the NHS fighting the coronavirus.Mr Kelly said he was inspired to write after hearing the challenges his partner faces as a district nurse.BBC Radio 5 Live asked actor Christopher Eccleston, a fellow Salfordian, to read

These are the hands – by Michael Rosen, poem read by Sophie Raworth

BBC presenter Sophie Raworth reads These Are The Hands by Michael Rosen. The former children's laureate is currently in intensive care in hospital, with suspected coronavirus. The poem is published in These Are The Hands: Poems from the Heart of the NHS. All proceeds from the book

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