Cartoon © Pete Dredge
Naturally many cartoonists have been indulging in some sick humour whilst trying to cope under lockdown. These are from the bunkers of Procartoonists members, including the very funny and worryingly accurate Dredge cartoon above.
© Sarah Boyce
Of course most of us are used to working locked down at home. This is Sarah Boyce’s take on home working.
© Neil Dishington
It has even allowed us to revisit the cartoon cliche, well demonstrated here by Dish.
@ Jeremy Banx
The over-seventies are particularly locked up under lockdown. This from the FT by Banx.
© Guy Venables
And of course we can’t touch each other. This from the ceiling of the household of the great master Guy Venables.
© KJ Lamb
Another art inspired cartoon this from Kathryn Lamb for The Spectator. A bit too much face touching going on there too.
© Dave Brown
Naturally a little bit of politics is inevitable as Boris belatedly tries to hold back the tide. Here the ‘Cnut’ Johnson is rendered by Dave Brown for The Independent.
© Andy Davey
More on Boris’s effort on containment from Andy Davey….with a rather precient final frame.
© Steve Bright
In international news Donald Trump’s every pronouncement is – as usual – going viral, as perfectly illustrated here by Brighty.
© Roz Asquith
Roz Asquith takes a wry look at how some people might work from home.
© Rebecca Hendin
A public information strip by Rebecca Hendin for The New Statesman
© The Surreal McCoy
With people struggling to travel back to their own countries an archive cartoon from the Surreal McCoy seems very apt.
© Glenn Marshall
While you lot all worry about catching Covid 19 I’m in blind panic that I’m down to my last 250 toilet rolls!!!
© Tat Effby
This by Tat Effby shows the toilet roll I missed buying!
© Colin Whittock
Colin Whittock also concerns himself with the toilet paper crisis.
© Rupert Besley
Some distance learning from Rupert Besley.
© Wilbur Dawbarn
More spatial awareness. This by Wilbur.
© Andrew Birch
Birch concerns himself with how criminals are having to adapt now we’re all permanently at home and burglary is less of an option.
© James Mellor
On a more positive note this is James Mellor’s tribute to the key workers who are being overwhelmed at the moment.
© Royston Robertson
and here’s a VERY true cartoon by Royston for the Nursing Standard.
© Graeme Bandeira
Graeme Bandeira has been producing some wonderful and moving cartoons for The Yorkshire Post. This one has been shared particularly widely.
© Nick Newman
and finally applause to Nick Newman for this cartoon in The Sunday Times.
Thanks to the PCO members for allowing me to pilfer their work.
Remember folks to clunk, click every trip and always use a condom.