For years, folks have stood in metropolis centres and music festivals holding ‘FREE HUGS’ indicators and providing an embrace to anybody who needed it.
However the Covid pandemic put a cease to the Free Hugs motion – with social distancing tips and restrictions put in place in nations world wide.
The strict recommendation round hugging family and friends has been eased but it surely’s not but clear when restrictions throughout the UK might be lifted additional. A choice for what’s on account of occur in England ought to be reached by June 14.
What have members of Free Hugs UK been as much as throughout the pandemic? How do they really feel about being doubtlessly being allowed to hug once more?
BBC well being reporter, Laura Foster, has reunited a few of them to listen to why they worry hugging strangers may very well be a factor of the previous.