When the dust settles: References

Last updated: 30 March 2020


Campaign to End Loneliness (no date), The facts on loneliness.

Findlay, Brian (27 February 2020), One million Britons will be on zero-hour contracts by end of 2020, The Conversation.

Help Age International (2 March 2020), Studies confirm risks to older people from coronavirus.

Peachey, Kevin (17 March 2020), Coronavirus: Tenants ‘should get a rent break’, BBC News.

Rest Less (27 May 2019), The number of over 70s still working has more than doubled in a decade to nearly half a million in 2019.

UNESCO (2020), Adverse consequences of school closures.


Goodwin, Karin (26 March 2020), Crucial services to disabled people cut due to coronavirus pandemic, The Ferret.

Hatton, Jane (no date), Attracting Disabled Candidates, Inclusive Employers.

Inclusion Scotland (24 March 2020), Legislative Consent Motion: Coronavirus Bill.

Jisc (2 June 2017), Making assessments accessible.

Gender reassignment

Cowan, Michael (18 February 2020), Transgender patients self-medicating over NHS waits, BBC News.

Nutt, Kathleen (20 March 2020), Gender recognition reforms to go on hold over coronavirus, The National.

Parsons, Vic (23 March 2020), Trans people are seeing surgeries cancelled and healthcare deemed ‘non-essential’ during coronavirus, Pink News.

Valentine, Vic (27 March 2020), Important information about continuing your hormones during the coronavirus outbreak, Scottish Trans Alliance.


Dewar, Jen (26 July 2018), Where Unconscious Bias Creeps into the Recruitment Process, Lever.

Fazackerley, Anna (27 March 2020), Students try to flee UK by chartered plane for ‘safer’ China, The Guardian.

Gallagher, Sophie (2 March 2020), Black, Asian and minority ethnic millennials at greater risk of unstable employment, finds study, The Independent.

Haque, Zubaida (26 March 2020), Coronavirus will increase race inequalities, Runnymede Trust.

Weale, Sally (17 March 2020), Chinese students flee UK after ‘maskaphobia’ triggered racist attacks, The Guardian.

Religion and belief

The Muslim Council of Britain (2015), British Muslims in Numbers.

Aljazeera (4 March 2020), Coronavirus is changing the way Muslims worship across the world.


Booth, Robert (29 March 2020), Low-paid women in UK at ‘high risk of coronavirus exposure’, The Guardian.

Devlin, Hannah (26 March 2020), Men are much more likely to die from coronavirus – but why?, The Guardian.

Engender (26 March 2020), Engender Briefing: Women and COVID-19.

Scottish Women’s Aid (19 March 2020), Statement on COVID-19 – Scottish Women’s Aid.

Sexual orientation

Albert Kennedy Trust (no date), LGBT Youth Homelessness: A UK National Scoping of Cause, Prevalence, Response, and Outcome.

Hunte, Ben (26 March 2020), Coronavirus: ‘I’m stuck in isolation with my homophobic parents’, BBC News.

Kane, Peter Lawrence (22 March 2020), ‘Unresolved grief’: coronavirus presents eerie parallels for many Aids advocates, The Guardian.

LGBT Foundation (February 2020), Hidden Figures: LGBT Health Inequalities in the UK.

Moore, Matt (28 March 2020), LGBTQ helpline sees calls double as people trapped with abusive families, Gay Times.

Wiener, Scott (27 March 2020), The Coronavirus And HIV: Different Pandemics With The Same Lessons, BuzzFeed News.

Other relevant sources include:

Gentleman, Amelia (27 March 2020), Councils told to house all rough sleepers in England by weekend, The Guardian.

Klein, Naomi (19 March 2020), “Coronavirus Capitalism”: Naomi Klein’s Case for Transformative Change Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Democracy Now!