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Kimberley Staines

The Rest Test: survey results announced on BBC Radio 4

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In Autumn 2015, Hubbub launched The Rest Test in collaboration with BBC Radio 4. The Rest Test was the world’s largest survey into subjective experiences of rest, investigating how different people understand and seek to rest and whether rest can be linked to wellbeing. A year on, and with the input of more than 18,000 people from 134 countries, Hubbub can share a slice of the information gathered…

*NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE* The Restless Compendium: Interdisciplinary Investigations of Rest and Its Opposites – includes chapter on The Rest Test, as featured on BBC R4

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Editors: Felicity Callard, Kimberley Staines and James Wilkes

Available open access under a CC-BY license.

This interdisciplinary book contains 22 essays and interventions on rest and restlessness, silence and noise, relaxation and work, including a chapter on The Rest Test, the Hubbub survey featured in BBC Radio 4’s Anatomy of Rest...