Anjum Ali Saiyad answers to the most common COVID-19 and pandemic-related questions

Anjum Ali Saiyad is a London blogger focusing on life in lockdown and how we’re living with COVID-19. In this blog he’s looking at commonly asked questions about the novel coronavirus…

COVID-19 continues to dominate global headlines as the virus continues to spread. Local lockdowns are in force in many…


Anyone else excited about the return of live sport?

Live sport returns: your guide to the latest developments by Anjum Ali Saiyad

Anjum Ali Saiyad, a twenty-something student based in London, certainly is. He’s a regular blogger and a huge sports fan. Here, he gives us his take on the return of live sports events around the world.

2020 was all set to…


I’m so excited that the Premier League is back! I’ve always been a huge fan and not watching live games during lockdown was tough. I enjoyed listening to some great sports podcasts, but it is great that the season is now back up and running.

The Premiership returns

With the…


Anjum Ali Saiyad — pubs are reopening

Anjum Ali Saiyad is a twenty-something student living in London, who has been keeping busy and others entertained with regular blogs about life during lockdown. Like most of us, he’s celebrating the news that pubs are reopening post-lockdown.

that pubs, bars, restaurants and cafés are reopening is great news —…


We all have good and bad days as we try to get through lockdown. But what are the best ways to look after your mental health during lockdown?

How to look after your mental health during lockdown

If you’re struggling, you’re not alone. I know from all my social media…


Sports are back — Anjum Ali Saiyad on everything you need to know

Anjum Ali Saiyad is a twenty-something student living in London, who blogs regularly about things to do during life in lockdown. Like the rest of us, he’s thrilled that sports are back. Here’s his guide to everything you need to know.

It’s the announcement that sports fans on lockdown up…


Whether you’re living alone or with friends or family, looking after your mental health during lockdown can be a seriously challenging. Long days stuck indoors, isolation and worries about the world falling apart around you? Yes, I’ve had days like that too.

Looking after your mental health during lockdown

And I know from all my social media…


Anjum Ali Saiyad

is a huge fan of esports tournaments. He is a twenty-something student living in London, who blogs regularly about things to do during life in lockdown.

If you’re a sports or gaming fan who is missing a bit of healthy competition, then esports tournaments are just what…


Anjum Ali Saiyad best bingeworthy lockdown TV

Loads of us are looking for some escapism during lockdown — and some of the best bingeworthy lockdown TV recommendations.

There’s some seriously heavyweight TV bingeing going on in my house right now. From dark and twisted dramas to excellent comedy, we’re pretty much covering everything!

The best bingeworthy lockdown TV

We’re going to be…


Anjum Ali Saiyad — sport podcasts

Sport podcasts are a social and sporting lifeline for many of us during lockdown right now. The Premiership is stalled, the cricket season hasn’t started, and Tokyo 2020 is now Tokyo 2021. To be honest, the Belarusian Premier League just isn’t doing it for me right now.

But what is…

Anjum Ali Saiyad

I’m Anjum Ali Saiyad, and I’m a Londoner blogging about things to do during life in lockdown. https://www.anjumalisaiyad.co.uk/

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