It means that we can reach out to more people who are looking for help and support.

The Group Hug as featured The Media

May 2021 – Founder Alison gives her opinion to Woman’s Own magazine “Mr Potato Head – has gender neutral gone too far?” – “When I heard the news that the Mr Potato Head brand name and logo were set to lose the “Mr” title in a gender-neutral motivated change, I was in disbelief. It’s absurd.”

May 2021 – Group Hug Founder Alison speaks to Fabulous Magazine and The Sun newspaper about divorce regrets and whether she should have fought harder for her marriage. Read the article here

April 2021 – Group Hug Supporter, Phil Cunnington features in The Daily Telegraph and Telegraph online (with a link to in an article about cutting down on alcohol ‘I broke the daily habit so I get more done’ – Click here to read

April 2021 – Founder Alison features in the AVIVA customer magazine talking about her experience of economic abuse “The four signs of financial abuse you shouldn’t ignore” – Read the article here

March 2021 – Founder Alison is featured in Woman’s Own magazine in a piece about the 20th anniversary of Bridget Jones.. her section has the heading “He was more of a Daniel Cleaver than a Mark Darcy!” as she speaks about meeting her now ex-husband and her turbulent divorce…

February 2021 – we are delighted to feature in Immortal Monkey’s Small Business Lockdown Guide. If you are running a small business – read the guide here:

February 2021 – Group Hug doggie, “Dougal” – is featured in The Daily Telegraph and Telegraph online being compared to Boris and Carrie’s Pooch “Dilyn”. Alison says “Dougal’s outbursts cause problems with clients”. Read the article here

February 2021 – Alison talks to The Daily Star about her near death experiences. She has severe allergies to nuts and fish … Find out more here

January 2021 – Founder of The Group Hug gives her opinion to Woman’s Own magazine “Should you talk to your kids about money” – she says “No, we have to let them make mistakes”.

January 2021 – Alison spoke to Channel 5 News about her experience of home-schooling alongside running The Group Hug – Watch the video here

January 2021Telegraph online and The Daily Telegraph – Founder Alison speaks about her personal experience with lockdown and homeschooling her children. Read the full article here

January 2021The Telegraph – Founder Alison March gives her thoughts and advice on how to handle the January Blues.. Read the full article here

December 2020 The Sun Newspaper – Alison comments on this story about how some people have found themselves moving back in with their parents after breaking-up with their partner… Read the article here

December 2020The i – Have you written Christmas cards this year but don’t normally? Are you thinking differently about sending cards because of Covid19 and lockdown? Read Alison’s thoughts on this in

December 2020 – Founder Alison speaks to ITV News about her lockdown garage gym which was built during the lockdown – Watch the video here

December 2020 The UK News – Read Founder Alison’s interview with The United Kingdom News; why she thinks The Group Hug could see a further surge in audience numbers as people look for alternative, cheaper and more amicable methods to divorce

November 2020 -The Group Hug Founder Alison contributed to this piece in the media for Mindstream “Your Reflections on Nurtue”

Coming soon..

  • Founder Alison speaks to The Sun about her “Junemas” celebration….. having missed Christmas in December due to lockdown restrictions

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