Who’s Zoomin’ Who is the song for right now

Jordan Henderson | Marmalade | Aretha Franklin | Poo for politicians | Long reads


While I applaud Jordan Henderson’s efforts (Jordan Henderson setting up Premier League coronavirus fund for NHS, 3 April), perhaps when we get to the other side of this crisis he might consider supporting a substantial increase in higher-rate taxes, which might go some way to ensuring that in future the NHS and care workers are not reliant on the generosity of socially conscious footballers.
Brian Woolland
Salisbury, Wiltshire

• During the lockdown, I have been forced to make marmalade (Letters, 27 March) from the fruit I froze in January for later in the year, using what sugar I had in the store cupboard. The freezer space has become needed for other – if not more important – food.
Elizabeth Hallett
Romsey, Hampshire

• Surely any compilation CD of tunes for our time (Letters, 1 April) has to include Aretha Franklin’s 1985 classic Who’s Zoomin’ Who?
Terry Cook
St Albans, Hertfordshire

• Why stop at “boo for bankers” (Letters, 3 April)? Can I suggest “poo for politicians” every day at 7.30am?
Keith Bellinger
Brenchley, Kent

• So pleased you’ve made the long read detachable in your print edition (Journal, 3 April); I’m stockpiling them.
Caroline Dean
Backworth, North Tyneside

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