Freshers’ week behind bars is a new kind of nightmare for students | Joel Golby

Covid has confined students to a special sort of higher educational prison – and robbed them of a rite of passage

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  • Putting on the “big coat”, a discussion about whether to turn the heating on, the endless search for decent soup recipes, and the sky turning black at 4pm: autumn is officially here.

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