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ASOS’ warehouse a “cradle of disease”: time’s up for fast-fashion giant

ASOS employees have spoken out about their fears of working amidst the peak of the COVID-19 outbreak in the UK. The UK distribution centre, located in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, employs 4,000 workers, with approximately 500 members of staff on-site per shift. Employees report continuing to work alongside others on narrow aisles, and sharing communal spaces such as toilets, canteens and bus services, […]

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The perfect at-home desk setup

With Edinburgh increasingly feeling the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, the requirement for social distancing means that your preferred space to study, whether it be the library, Teviot or your favourite coffee shop, are now officially no-go zones. However, the pandemic does not change the fact that deadlines are imminent, therefore it is going to […]