What Ben wished he knew before his three coronavirus lockdowns – in three different countries

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  • Irish teacher Ben Kavanagh gives his top tips for making the most of self-isolation – after being in lockdown from the COVID-19 coronavirus three times in three different countries. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe)


    Coronavirus & Me: Ben Kavanagh’s journey – from quarantine in Wuhan to Wirral: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-GB9EYqAGM

    Inside Wuhan: Daily life in China’s coronavirus quarantine zone: https://youtu.be/luztqxUBvZo?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Wuhan: Cooking and celebrating birthday in Coronavirus lockdown: https://youtu.be/EeaXmutcDjo?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Wuhan: Q&A from China Coronavirus lockdown: https://youtu.be/D4vFj5GsBnE?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Wuhan: Evacuation plans and apartment tour from Coronavirus quarantine: https://youtu.be/b-2jNgjLCyY?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Wuhan: Ben travels to airport for evacuation from coronavirus epicentre: https://youtu.be/9GhJ6dSTnVo?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Leaving Wuhan: Ben is evacuated to the UK and taken to two week quarantine zone: https://youtu.be/qVgqCB_sM3o?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Quarantine: Ben shows us round his UK home for the next two weeks | China Virus: https://youtu.be/YYRLaNRfIs4?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Quarantine: Ben spends his first day in quarantine in the UK: https://youtu.be/73B2jaDP0rY?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Quarantine: Ben unpacks care package on day 2 of coronavirus isolation: https://youtu.be/p6mVI4U8bJI?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Coronavirus: Ben answers your questions about life in quarantine: https://youtu.be/_5r8CPRSFjw?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Quarantine: Ben realises his mask is upside down and news on return to teaching: https://youtu.be/7rMWgdNc6z8?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Quarantine: Ben tries to teach online lesson for his Wuhan students: https://youtu.be/ao2Owzdit2U?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Quarantine: Ben awaits coronavirus all clear and gets Irish treats: https://youtu.be/cxsKsCVwEg4?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Inside Quarantine: Ben tests negative for coronavirus ahead of release: https://youtu.be/BAW5VKcPR5I?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ5HzWybbJms8ZY32C30LbOT

    Outside Quarantine: Q&A with Ben and his mum after release from Coronavirus lockdown: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWVtLjwlLQk

    Back in lockdown: Ben Kavanagh’s 3rd coronavirus shutdown – this time in Ireland:


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