For years, individuals have stood in metropolis centres and music festivals holding ‘FREE HUGS’ indicators and providing an embrace to anybody who needed it.
But the Covid pandemic put a cease to the Free Hugs motion – with social distancing tips and restrictions put in place in international locations round the world.
The strict recommendation round hugging family and friends has been eased nevertheless it’s not but clear when restrictions throughout the UK might be lifted additional. A choice for what’s resulting from occur in England must 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 probably being allowed to hug once more?
BBC well being reporter, Laura Foster, has reunited some of them to listen to why they worry hugging strangers might be a factor of the previous.