17 Longreads You Really Must Check Out

    The best longform reporting, feature stories, and personal essays from BuzzFeed UK over the last month.

    1. 7 Things I Learned When My Mum Had Cancer - Ailbhe Malone

    2. The MP Behind "Tory Glastonbury" Has Big Ambitions To Revive The Conservatives And Beat Jeremy Corbyn - Alex Spence

    3. This Doctor Turned Comedian Wrote A Memoir And He's Holding Nothing Back - Laura Silver

    4. I Have A Kind Of Synaesthesia That Lets Me Taste Colour And Light - Lydia Ruffles

    5. A Record Number Of People Are Representing Themselves In Court. This Is What It's Like - Emily Dugan

    6. The Spaceship That Took Some Of The Greatest Images Of The Solar System Has Died - Tom Chivers

    7. How Watching "Skam" Made Me Feel Seen - Mariam Ansar

    8. These Adults Have ADHD But Were Misdiagnosed For Decades - Kelly Oakes

    9. Read This Short Story From New BAME YA Anthology "A Change Is Gonna Come" - Aisha Bushby

    10. This Gay Man Was Given Repeated Electric Shocks By British Doctors To Make Him Straight - Patrick Strudwick

    11. This Is How Scotland's Recovering Addicts Organised To Fight Stigma - Jamie Ross

    12. How A Town With One Of The Highest Rates Of Knife Violence Is Trying To Protect Its Young People - Hannah Al-Othman

    13. 7 Times Studying Science Taught Me To Be Brave - Lauren James

    14. A Major UK Domestic Violence Organisation Faces Accusations Of Failing Victims And Taking Inappropriate Payments - James Ball

    15. Here's What Rae Earl Has To Say About Anxiety In Her New Book - Rae Earl

    16. These Young German Voters Explain Why Angela Merkel Is On Course For A Fourth Term As Chancellor - Alberto Nardelli & Tobias Schmutzler

    17. This Is What It’s Like When A Court Tells Your Abusive Ex-Partner Where You Live - Patrick Smith