Willie O’Reilly: the BBC and Strictly are meeting the coronavirus challenge head on

RTE could learn a thing or two from the Beeb’s reshaping of its flagship show in the age of Covid-19

8th November, 2020
Willie O’Reilly: the BBC and Strictly are meeting the coronavirus challenge head on
Oti Mabuse and Bill Bailey on Strictly Come Dancing

Like many, I am increasingly confused by the health messages that say we’ve got to learn to live with the coronavirus when, in fact, we seem to be controlled by it.

The first lockdown made eminent sense as we tried to get ahead of the pandemic. But to live with something, we have to adapt our behaviour in an ongoing and consistent manner. Clearly, this is something we haven’t learned to do, and...

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