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Coronavirus death toll for UK rises to 46,193, Government figures show

Coronavirus death toll for UK rises to 46,193, Government figures show

Government figures also said a total of 303,952 cases of Covid-19 had now been confirmed across the UK Read full article: Coronavirus death toll for UK rises to 4...→

Coronavirus death toll for UK rises to 46,193, Government figures show

Coronavirus death toll for UK rises to 46,193, Government figures show

Government figures also said a total of 303,952 cases of Covid-19 had now been confirmed across the UK Read full article: Coronavirus death toll for UK rises to 4...→

Death rate in Dorset rises by up to 60 per cent during coronavirus crisis

DORSET experienced substantially more deaths than normal during the worst period of the coronavirus crisis, new analysis reveals. Read full article: Death rate in Dorset rises by up to 60 p...→

Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans spot killer mistake in coronavirus twist

Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans spot killer mistake in coronavirus twist

Emmerdale teen Sarah Sugden sparked concern from viewers as they watched her break into Priya Sharma's house to steal her phone, as they pointed out her health [...] Read full article: Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans sp...→

UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in biggest rise for 38 days as nine more die taking total to 46,210

UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in biggest rise for 38 days as nine more die taking total to 46,210

CORONAVIRUS cases have jumped by 938 today – in the biggest rise for 38 days. The increase is more than a third higher than last Monday when there were 685 cas [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in bigg...→

UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in preliminary toll

UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in preliminary toll

Published: 14:15 BST, 3 August 2020 | Updated: 14:35 BST, 3 August 2020... Britain today announced five more coronavirus deaths in the preliminary toll — takin [...] Read full article: UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in ...→

Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to third place in global toll

Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to third place in global toll

MexicoMexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest Covid-19 death toll. Nearly 47,000 people have died during the pandemic, with almost 4 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to thir...→

The 26 towns and cities on government coronavirus 'watch list'

The 26 towns and cities on government coronavirus 'watch list'

The coronavirus case rates are based on the number of Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people - with Blackburn with Darwen leading the way on 78.6 Read full article: The 26 towns and cities on government co...→

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

THE UK should be more worried about a second wave of COVID-19 coming from within the country than being imported from Europe, according to a Professor of Neuro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second w...→

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point’

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point’

MILLIONS of people over the age of 50 could be ordered to stay at home to help ward off a second nationwide coronavirus lockdown. Read full article: London coronavirus spike could see local...→

Irish government to introduce random coronavirus testing at airports

The Irish Minister for Health has said the Dublin government is to introduce random testing for coronavirus at airports. Read full article: Irish government to introduce random cor...→

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has warned the 'R rate' in the North West may be above one, which means Covid-19 is spreading, with infection rates risin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infections double in parts o...→

Travel restrictions in the UK could be used to stop the spread of coronavirus

Travel restrictions in the UK could be used to stop the spread of coronavirus

Officials have confirmed that measures which ban travel in and out of coronavirus hotspots could be put in place if there is a surge in cases Read full article: Travel restrictions in the UK could be u...→

UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus outbreak on Norwegian ship

UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus outbreak on Norwegian ship

Round-Britain cruises planned for September have been scrapped by Hurtigruten after at least 40 of the line's passengers and crew tested positive for coronavir [...] Read full article: UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus o...→

Five steps UK government could reportedly take to avoid second national lockdown

Five steps UK government could reportedly take to avoid second national lockdown

Boris Johnson has ordered officials to work-up a plan for avoiding a second national lockdown, according to reports Read full article: Five steps UK government could reportedl...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - but cases up by almost 1,000

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - but cases up by almost 1,000

The latest death toll covers all settings in the UK, with the new number from England only as Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland register no new fatalities Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - b...→

Scientist slams government coronavirus decisions for being 'shrouded in secrecy'

Scientist slams government coronavirus decisions for being 'shrouded in secrecy'

Francis Crick Institute director Sir Paul Nurse said the government should 'treat the public as adults' over the Covid-19 pandemic Read full article: Scientist slams government coronavirus d...→

UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises by 5 in lowest increase since lockdown

UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises by 5 in lowest increase since lockdown

All five coronavirus deaths occurred in England as Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland reported no new fatalities amid fears that the UK could soon see a seco [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises...→

Help to Buy scheme extended due to coronavirus – government ‘affirms’ continued support

Help to Buy scheme extended due to coronavirus – government ‘affirms’ continued support

HELP to Buy ISA savings can be used in tandem with the help to buy equity loan scheme. This scheme allows first time buyers and some existing homeowners to rec [...] Read full article: Help to Buy scheme extended due to coron...→

Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable' new rapid test will save UK from winter chaos

Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable' new rapid test will save UK from winter chaos

NEW rapid coronavirus tests will help the UK overcome a possible second wave of the pandemic during the winter as kits will be able to tell people if they are [...] Read full article: Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable'...→

UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavirus nationwide to locate local spikes in cases

UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavirus nationwide to locate local spikes in cases

HEALTH experts are to begin testing sewage to identify coronavirus hotspots across the UK as four million people in the northwest remain on partial lockdown. Read full article: UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavir...→

Trump demands federal government seek death penalty for Boston bomber

Trump demands federal government seek death penalty for Boston bomber

President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday demanding the death penalty be reimposed for 27-year-old Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Read full article: Trump demands federal government seek de...→

Global report: July's terrible toll revealed as coronavirus cases double every six weeks

Global report: July's terrible toll revealed as coronavirus cases double every six weeks

US cases hit 1.87 million last month, or double the previous record; WHO says pandemic continues to accelerate; Melbourne wakes to strict lockdown Read full article: Global report: July's terrible toll reve...→

Major incident declared in major UK city as coronavirus rates spike

Major incident declared in major UK city as coronavirus rates spike

Local lockdown measures were introduced in the area on Thursday but experts have held emergency meetings over the weekend as coronavirus infection rates contin [...] Read full article: Major incident declared in major UK city...→

Another eight die in UK hospitals as coronavirus death toll rises

Another eight die in UK hospitals as coronavirus death toll rises

A further 744 people also tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the number of cases in the UK to 304,695. Read full article: Another eight die in UK hospitals as cor...→

UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,201 in lowest Sunday tally since lockdown

UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,201 in lowest Sunday tally since lockdown

THE UK coronavirus death toll has risen by eight today – the lowest Sunday increase since lockdown began. The Covid-19 death toll rose to 46,201, while there w [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,20...→

Government decisions on coronavirus 'shrouded with secrecy' top scientist warns as public ordered to go back to work

Government decisions on coronavirus 'shrouded with secrecy' top scientist warns as public ordered to go back to work

MAJOR decisions about coronavirus have been “shrouded with secrecy,” a leading scientist warned today as he called for more transparency over policies concerni [...] Read full article: Government decisions on coronavirus 'shr...→

UK coronavirus cases experience highest daily increase since June

UK coronavirus cases experience highest daily increase since June

Increase in cases accompanies slight upward trend in infections confirmed by department for health and social care Read full article: UK coronavirus cases experience highest ...→

Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate in northwest rises to 1.1

Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate in northwest rises to 1.1

The R number showing coronavirus transmission in the northwest could be as high as 1.1, new figures show.Officials have declared a “major incident” and the may [...] Read full article: Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate...→

Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is 'two weeks behind Spain' says data expert

Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is 'two weeks behind Spain' says data expert

CORONAVIRUS cases could increase by 800 percent if the public relaxes too much, data expert John Burn-Murdoch as he predicts the UK is only two weeks behind Sp [...] Read full article: Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is...→

Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in lowest rise since lockdown

Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in lowest rise since lockdown

The coronavirus death toll in UK hospitals has risen by five – the lowest daily increase since lockdown began in March. All five deaths were recorded in Englan [...] Read full article: Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in...→

No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham as UK death toll rises by 5

No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham as UK death toll rises by 5

Patients were aged between 66 and 95 years old, and all had known underlying health conditions Read full article: No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham ...→

UK to get game-changing 90-minute coronavirus test to help stop second wave

UK to get game-changing 90-minute coronavirus test to help stop second wave

The UK's race against time to get out ahead of any potential second wave of coronavirus has been given a boost as it was revealed that new 90-minute tests are [...] Read full article: UK to get game-changing 90-minute corona...→

Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results set to transform Covid-19 battle in UK

Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results set to transform Covid-19 battle in UK

The swab and DNA tests will help deal with the virus in winter, helping ordinary Brits work out what could be making them poorly and helping prioritise the cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results...→

Mexico overtakes Britain with third-highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico overtakes Britain with third-highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest Covid-19 death toll. Nearly 47,000 people have died during the pandemic, with almost 425,000 [...] Read full article: Mexico overtakes Britain with third-high...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, bringing the total to 46,201

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, bringing the total to 46,201

The UK coronavirus death toll has risen by eight, according to Government figures.  The total number of people who have died in hospitals, care homes and the w [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, br...→

Death rate in Dorset rises by up to 60 per cent during coronavirus crisis

DORSET experienced substantially more deaths than normal during the worst period of the coronavirus crisis, new analysis reveals. Read full article: Death rate in Dorset rises by up to 60 p...→

Government decisions on coronavirus 'shrouded with secrecy' top scientist warns as public ordered to go back to work

Government decisions on coronavirus 'shrouded with secrecy' top scientist warns as public ordered to go back to work

MAJOR decisions about coronavirus have been “shrouded with secrecy,” a leading scientist warned today as he called for more transparency over policies concerni [...] Read full article: Government decisions on coronavirus 'shr...→

Travel restrictions in the UK could be used to stop the spread of coronavirus

Travel restrictions in the UK could be used to stop the spread of coronavirus

Officials have confirmed that measures which ban travel in and out of coronavirus hotspots could be put in place if there is a surge in cases Read full article: Travel restrictions in the UK could be u...→

Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate in northwest rises to 1.1

Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate in northwest rises to 1.1

The R number showing coronavirus transmission in the northwest could be as high as 1.1, new figures show.Officials have declared a “major incident” and the may [...] Read full article: Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate...→

Five steps UK government could reportedly take to avoid second national lockdown

Five steps UK government could reportedly take to avoid second national lockdown

Boris Johnson has ordered officials to work-up a plan for avoiding a second national lockdown, according to reports Read full article: Five steps UK government could reportedl...→

Scientist slams government coronavirus decisions for being 'shrouded in secrecy'

Scientist slams government coronavirus decisions for being 'shrouded in secrecy'

Francis Crick Institute director Sir Paul Nurse said the government should 'treat the public as adults' over the Covid-19 pandemic Read full article: Scientist slams government coronavirus d...→

UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in preliminary toll

UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in preliminary toll

Published: 14:15 BST, 3 August 2020 | Updated: 14:35 BST, 3 August 2020... Britain today announced five more coronavirus deaths in the preliminary toll — takin [...] Read full article: UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in ...→

No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham as UK death toll rises by 5

No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham as UK death toll rises by 5

Patients were aged between 66 and 95 years old, and all had known underlying health conditions Read full article: No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham ...→

Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to third place in global toll

Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to third place in global toll

MexicoMexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest Covid-19 death toll. Nearly 47,000 people have died during the pandemic, with almost 4 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to thir...→

Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable' new rapid test will save UK from winter chaos

Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable' new rapid test will save UK from winter chaos

NEW rapid coronavirus tests will help the UK overcome a possible second wave of the pandemic during the winter as kits will be able to tell people if they are [...] Read full article: Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable'...→

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

THE UK should be more worried about a second wave of COVID-19 coming from within the country than being imported from Europe, according to a Professor of Neuro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second w...→

UK to get game-changing 90-minute coronavirus test to help stop second wave

UK to get game-changing 90-minute coronavirus test to help stop second wave

The UK's race against time to get out ahead of any potential second wave of coronavirus has been given a boost as it was revealed that new 90-minute tests are [...] Read full article: UK to get game-changing 90-minute corona...→

Trump demands federal government seek death penalty for Boston bomber

Trump demands federal government seek death penalty for Boston bomber

President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday demanding the death penalty be reimposed for 27-year-old Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Read full article: Trump demands federal government seek de...→

Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results set to transform Covid-19 battle in UK

Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results set to transform Covid-19 battle in UK

The swab and DNA tests will help deal with the virus in winter, helping ordinary Brits work out what could be making them poorly and helping prioritise the cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results...→

Major incident declared in major UK city as coronavirus rates spike

Major incident declared in major UK city as coronavirus rates spike

Local lockdown measures were introduced in the area on Thursday but experts have held emergency meetings over the weekend as coronavirus infection rates contin [...] Read full article: Major incident declared in major UK city...→

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point’

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point’

MILLIONS of people over the age of 50 could be ordered to stay at home to help ward off a second nationwide coronavirus lockdown. Read full article: London coronavirus spike could see local...→

Another eight die in UK hospitals as coronavirus death toll rises

Another eight die in UK hospitals as coronavirus death toll rises

A further 744 people also tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the number of cases in the UK to 304,695. Read full article: Another eight die in UK hospitals as cor...→

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has warned the 'R rate' in the North West may be above one, which means Covid-19 is spreading, with infection rates risin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infections double in parts o...→

Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans spot killer mistake in coronavirus twist

Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans spot killer mistake in coronavirus twist

Emmerdale teen Sarah Sugden sparked concern from viewers as they watched her break into Priya Sharma's house to steal her phone, as they pointed out her health [...] Read full article: Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans sp...→

UK coronavirus cases experience highest daily increase since June

UK coronavirus cases experience highest daily increase since June

Increase in cases accompanies slight upward trend in infections confirmed by department for health and social care Read full article: UK coronavirus cases experience highest ...→

UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus outbreak on Norwegian ship

UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus outbreak on Norwegian ship

Round-Britain cruises planned for September have been scrapped by Hurtigruten after at least 40 of the line's passengers and crew tested positive for coronavir [...] Read full article: UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus o...→

UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in biggest rise for 38 days as nine more die taking total to 46,210

UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in biggest rise for 38 days as nine more die taking total to 46,210

CORONAVIRUS cases have jumped by 938 today – in the biggest rise for 38 days. The increase is more than a third higher than last Monday when there were 685 cas [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in bigg...→

Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is 'two weeks behind Spain' says data expert

Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is 'two weeks behind Spain' says data expert

CORONAVIRUS cases could increase by 800 percent if the public relaxes too much, data expert John Burn-Murdoch as he predicts the UK is only two weeks behind Sp [...] Read full article: Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - but cases up by almost 1,000

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - but cases up by almost 1,000

The latest death toll covers all settings in the UK, with the new number from England only as Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland register no new fatalities Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - b...→

Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in lowest rise since lockdown

Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in lowest rise since lockdown

The coronavirus death toll in UK hospitals has risen by five – the lowest daily increase since lockdown began in March. All five deaths were recorded in Englan [...] Read full article: Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in...→

UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises by 5 in lowest increase since lockdown

UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises by 5 in lowest increase since lockdown

All five coronavirus deaths occurred in England as Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland reported no new fatalities amid fears that the UK could soon see a seco [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises...→

Help to Buy scheme extended due to coronavirus – government ‘affirms’ continued support

Help to Buy scheme extended due to coronavirus – government ‘affirms’ continued support

HELP to Buy ISA savings can be used in tandem with the help to buy equity loan scheme. This scheme allows first time buyers and some existing homeowners to rec [...] Read full article: Help to Buy scheme extended due to coron...→

The 26 towns and cities on government coronavirus 'watch list'

The 26 towns and cities on government coronavirus 'watch list'

The coronavirus case rates are based on the number of Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people - with Blackburn with Darwen leading the way on 78.6 Read full article: The 26 towns and cities on government co...→

UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavirus nationwide to locate local spikes in cases

UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavirus nationwide to locate local spikes in cases

HEALTH experts are to begin testing sewage to identify coronavirus hotspots across the UK as four million people in the northwest remain on partial lockdown. Read full article: UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavir...→

Global report: July's terrible toll revealed as coronavirus cases double every six weeks

Global report: July's terrible toll revealed as coronavirus cases double every six weeks

US cases hit 1.87 million last month, or double the previous record; WHO says pandemic continues to accelerate; Melbourne wakes to strict lockdown Read full article: Global report: July's terrible toll reve...→

Mexico overtakes Britain with third-highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico overtakes Britain with third-highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest Covid-19 death toll. Nearly 47,000 people have died during the pandemic, with almost 425,000 [...] Read full article: Mexico overtakes Britain with third-high...→

Irish government to introduce random coronavirus testing at airports

The Irish Minister for Health has said the Dublin government is to introduce random testing for coronavirus at airports. Read full article: Irish government to introduce random cor...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, bringing the total to 46,201

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, bringing the total to 46,201

The UK coronavirus death toll has risen by eight, according to Government figures.  The total number of people who have died in hospitals, care homes and the w [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, br...→

UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,201 in lowest Sunday tally since lockdown

UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,201 in lowest Sunday tally since lockdown

THE UK coronavirus death toll has risen by eight today – the lowest Sunday increase since lockdown began. The Covid-19 death toll rose to 46,201, while there w [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,20...→

Death rate in Dorset rises by up to 60 per cent during coronavirus crisis

DORSET experienced substantially more deaths than normal during the worst period of the coronavirus crisis, new analysis reveals. Read full article: Death rate in Dorset rises by up to 60 p...→

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Coronavirus infections double in parts of Greater Manchester as 'R rate' rises

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has warned the 'R rate' in the North West may be above one, which means Covid-19 is spreading, with infection rates risin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus infections double in parts o...→

Government decisions on coronavirus 'shrouded with secrecy' top scientist warns as public ordered to go back to work

Government decisions on coronavirus 'shrouded with secrecy' top scientist warns as public ordered to go back to work

MAJOR decisions about coronavirus have been “shrouded with secrecy,” a leading scientist warned today as he called for more transparency over policies concerni [...] Read full article: Government decisions on coronavirus 'shr...→

Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans spot killer mistake in coronavirus twist

Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans spot killer mistake in coronavirus twist

Emmerdale teen Sarah Sugden sparked concern from viewers as they watched her break into Priya Sharma's house to steal her phone, as they pointed out her health [...] Read full article: Emmerdale's Sarah death fears as fans sp...→

Travel restrictions in the UK could be used to stop the spread of coronavirus

Travel restrictions in the UK could be used to stop the spread of coronavirus

Officials have confirmed that measures which ban travel in and out of coronavirus hotspots could be put in place if there is a surge in cases Read full article: Travel restrictions in the UK could be u...→

UK coronavirus cases experience highest daily increase since June

UK coronavirus cases experience highest daily increase since June

Increase in cases accompanies slight upward trend in infections confirmed by department for health and social care Read full article: UK coronavirus cases experience highest ...→

UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus outbreak on Norwegian ship

UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus outbreak on Norwegian ship

Round-Britain cruises planned for September have been scrapped by Hurtigruten after at least 40 of the line's passengers and crew tested positive for coronavir [...] Read full article: UK cruises cancelled after coronavirus o...→

Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate in northwest rises to 1.1

Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate in northwest rises to 1.1

The R number showing coronavirus transmission in the northwest could be as high as 1.1, new figures show.Officials have declared a “major incident” and the may [...] Read full article: Call for coronavirus vigilance as R-rate...→

UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in biggest rise for 38 days as nine more die taking total to 46,210

UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in biggest rise for 38 days as nine more die taking total to 46,210

CORONAVIRUS cases have jumped by 938 today – in the biggest rise for 38 days. The increase is more than a third higher than last Monday when there were 685 cas [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus cases jump by 938 in bigg...→

Five steps UK government could reportedly take to avoid second national lockdown

Five steps UK government could reportedly take to avoid second national lockdown

Boris Johnson has ordered officials to work-up a plan for avoiding a second national lockdown, according to reports Read full article: Five steps UK government could reportedl...→

Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is 'two weeks behind Spain' says data expert

Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is 'two weeks behind Spain' says data expert

CORONAVIRUS cases could increase by 800 percent if the public relaxes too much, data expert John Burn-Murdoch as he predicts the UK is only two weeks behind Sp [...] Read full article: Coronavirus second wave: Data show UK is...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - but cases up by almost 1,000

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - but cases up by almost 1,000

The latest death toll covers all settings in the UK, with the new number from England only as Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland register no new fatalities Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 9 - b...→

Scientist slams government coronavirus decisions for being 'shrouded in secrecy'

Scientist slams government coronavirus decisions for being 'shrouded in secrecy'

Francis Crick Institute director Sir Paul Nurse said the government should 'treat the public as adults' over the Covid-19 pandemic Read full article: Scientist slams government coronavirus d...→

Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in lowest rise since lockdown

Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in lowest rise since lockdown

The coronavirus death toll in UK hospitals has risen by five – the lowest daily increase since lockdown began in March. All five deaths were recorded in Englan [...] Read full article: Death toll in UK hospitals up by five in...→

UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in preliminary toll

UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in preliminary toll

Published: 14:15 BST, 3 August 2020 | Updated: 14:35 BST, 3 August 2020... Britain today announced five more coronavirus deaths in the preliminary toll — takin [...] Read full article: UK records just five Covid-19 deaths in ...→

UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises by 5 in lowest increase since lockdown

UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises by 5 in lowest increase since lockdown

All five coronavirus deaths occurred in England as Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland reported no new fatalities amid fears that the UK could soon see a seco [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus hospital death toll rises...→

No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham as UK death toll rises by 5

No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham as UK death toll rises by 5

Patients were aged between 66 and 95 years old, and all had known underlying health conditions Read full article: No coronavirus deaths across Birmingham ...→

Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to third place in global toll

Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to third place in global toll

MexicoMexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest Covid-19 death toll. Nearly 47,000 people have died during the pandemic, with almost 4 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Mexico overtakes UK to thir...→

Help to Buy scheme extended due to coronavirus – government ‘affirms’ continued support

Help to Buy scheme extended due to coronavirus – government ‘affirms’ continued support

HELP to Buy ISA savings can be used in tandem with the help to buy equity loan scheme. This scheme allows first time buyers and some existing homeowners to rec [...] Read full article: Help to Buy scheme extended due to coron...→

The 26 towns and cities on government coronavirus 'watch list'

The 26 towns and cities on government coronavirus 'watch list'

The coronavirus case rates are based on the number of Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people - with Blackburn with Darwen leading the way on 78.6 Read full article: The 26 towns and cities on government co...→

Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable' new rapid test will save UK from winter chaos

Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable' new rapid test will save UK from winter chaos

NEW rapid coronavirus tests will help the UK overcome a possible second wave of the pandemic during the winter as kits will be able to tell people if they are [...] Read full article: Coronavirus breakthrough: How 'valuable'...→

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

THE UK should be more worried about a second wave of COVID-19 coming from within the country than being imported from Europe, according to a Professor of Neuro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second w...→

UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavirus nationwide to locate local spikes in cases

UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavirus nationwide to locate local spikes in cases

HEALTH experts are to begin testing sewage to identify coronavirus hotspots across the UK as four million people in the northwest remain on partial lockdown. Read full article: UK lockdown: Sewage tested for coronavir...→

UK to get game-changing 90-minute coronavirus test to help stop second wave

UK to get game-changing 90-minute coronavirus test to help stop second wave

The UK's race against time to get out ahead of any potential second wave of coronavirus has been given a boost as it was revealed that new 90-minute tests are [...] Read full article: UK to get game-changing 90-minute corona...→

Trump demands federal government seek death penalty for Boston bomber

Trump demands federal government seek death penalty for Boston bomber

President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday demanding the death penalty be reimposed for 27-year-old Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Read full article: Trump demands federal government seek de...→

Global report: July's terrible toll revealed as coronavirus cases double every six weeks

Global report: July's terrible toll revealed as coronavirus cases double every six weeks

US cases hit 1.87 million last month, or double the previous record; WHO says pandemic continues to accelerate; Melbourne wakes to strict lockdown Read full article: Global report: July's terrible toll reve...→

Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results set to transform Covid-19 battle in UK

Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results set to transform Covid-19 battle in UK

The swab and DNA tests will help deal with the virus in winter, helping ordinary Brits work out what could be making them poorly and helping prioritise the cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus tests with 90-minute results...→

Major incident declared in major UK city as coronavirus rates spike

Major incident declared in major UK city as coronavirus rates spike

Local lockdown measures were introduced in the area on Thursday but experts have held emergency meetings over the weekend as coronavirus infection rates contin [...] Read full article: Major incident declared in major UK city...→

Mexico overtakes Britain with third-highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico overtakes Britain with third-highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest Covid-19 death toll. Nearly 47,000 people have died during the pandemic, with almost 425,000 [...] Read full article: Mexico overtakes Britain with third-high...→

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point’

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point’

MILLIONS of people over the age of 50 could be ordered to stay at home to help ward off a second nationwide coronavirus lockdown. Read full article: London coronavirus spike could see local...→

Irish government to introduce random coronavirus testing at airports

The Irish Minister for Health has said the Dublin government is to introduce random testing for coronavirus at airports. Read full article: Irish government to introduce random cor...→

Another eight die in UK hospitals as coronavirus death toll rises

Another eight die in UK hospitals as coronavirus death toll rises

A further 744 people also tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the number of cases in the UK to 304,695. Read full article: Another eight die in UK hospitals as cor...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, bringing the total to 46,201

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, bringing the total to 46,201

The UK coronavirus death toll has risen by eight, according to Government figures.  The total number of people who have died in hospitals, care homes and the w [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 8, br...→

UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,201 in lowest Sunday tally since lockdown

UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,201 in lowest Sunday tally since lockdown

THE UK coronavirus death toll has risen by eight today – the lowest Sunday increase since lockdown began. The Covid-19 death toll rose to 46,201, while there w [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus deaths rise by 8 to 46,20...→