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Working, homeschooling and coping with lock down
Bonus Episode6th April 2020 • Freelancing for Journalists • Lily Canter and Emma Wilkinson
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In our second coronavirus special we see how freelance journalists are coping two weeks into UK lock down. The episode features parenting and career specialist Georgina Fuller, and, charity and Fantasy Football journalist Joe Lepper. They talk us through working at home whilst homeschooling, understanding the government's self-employment financial aid packages and why now is the time to get networking.

Episode notes:

Georgie's website: https://www.georginafuller.co.uk/

Joe's website: http://www.newsandfeatures.co.uk/

Coronavirus petition to support small limited companies: https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/310515

NUJ coronavirus guidance for freelancers: https://www.nuj.org.uk/documents/coronavirus--advice-for-freelances/

Self-employment income support scheme: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-a-grant-through-the-coronavirus-covid-19-self-employment-income-support-scheme

Citizens Advice self-employment guidance: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/work/coronavirus-if-youre-self-employed/