The following is a collection of entertainment for the COVID Lockdown. We’ve been going through lockdown for quite a long time now, and it looks like some level of it may continue for more time to come. If you are starting to run out of ways to keep yourself entertained, here are some ideas to keep you busy at home. I hope you find them helpful!
As you have probably noticed, many TV and streaming services have been offering more extended trial periods, free content and additional free packages as a way to support people through the lockdown. If you are starting to run out of things to watch, here are some options to keep you going:
***Please make sure that if you do not want to pay for a subscription, cancel your free trials as soon as they end!***
We are fortunate to live in a time where there are so many devices to help us keep in touch with our friends and family. Many people are using apps like houseparty, zoom, googlehangout, and whatsapp to stay in touch. If you’re starting to run out of things to talk about you could always organise an at-home ‘pub quiz’ night.
Alexa has some free audiobooks through Audible. There are many classic books (including Harry Potter) currently available for free. There are also some quizzes and games available through the app.
Some ideas for online and downloadable games, quizzes and activities:
Finally, you should get involved with the #PotatoPete campaign to engage with others in a fun and creative way online.
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