The BBC has quickly developed a range of resources to help everyone during lockdown.  If you want to know how to make a video call to your friends and family there is a user-friendly guide.  Your local radio station is a treasure trove of local resources and information and their Make A Difference Campaign is doing just that.  If you are missing going to the theatre or concerts then the BBC Arts Website, renamed Culture in Quarantine, has plays, art history lectures, live ballet classes and classical music concerts.

How to Make a Video Call to Friends and family

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The BBC Arts website has been temporarily changed to Culture in Quarantine and has lots of online resources to explore and watch including plays, art history lectures, ballet class live, and classical music @

Published On: April 12th, 2020 / 0.8 min read / Views: 226 /


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