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Coronavirus in Scotland: Ditch school run to fight lockdown flab, says expert

Coronavirus in Scotland: Ditch school run to fight lockdown flab, says expert

Parents should stop doing the school run to enable their children to shift the weight they are likely to have gained in lockdown, a public health expert said.M [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Ditch school ru...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Ditch school run to fight lockdown flab, says expert

Coronavirus in Scotland: Ditch school run to fight lockdown flab, says expert

Parents should stop doing the school run to enable their children to shift the weight they are likely to have gained in lockdown, a public health expert said.M [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Ditch school ru...→

Police Scotland officers have faced hundreds of attacks in early stages of lockdown

Police Scotland officers have faced hundreds of attacks in early stages of lockdown

POLICE officers and staff were attacked 265 times in the first few weeks of the lockdown – including almost 90 incidents that were related to… Read full article: Police Scotland officers have faced hund...→

Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockdown due to coronavirus

With life and lifestyle profoundly altered by Covid-19 some of us are also experiencing less obvious changes, sometimes in the mind, that can happen almost ina [...] Read full article: Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockd...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as Wales changes lockdown

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as Wales changes lockdown

A further 22 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths in hospitals to 29,013 Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as...→

Every area in England where coronavirus is still on rise despite lockdown ease

Every area in England where coronavirus is still on rise despite lockdown ease

Carlisle, Harborough, Blackburn with Darwen, Northampton and Pendle saw some of the biggest week-on-week increases in their coronavirus infection rate, while l [...] Read full article: Every area in England where coronavirus ...→

Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavirus test in first week of lockdown easing

Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavirus test in first week of lockdown easing

Pubs in Yorkshire, Hampshire and Somerset have all had to shut their doors just days after reopening on Saturday, July 4 as government lockdown restrictions ea [...] Read full article: Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavir...→

Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new lockdown, experts warn after rules eased further in Northern Ireland

Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new lockdown, experts warn after rules eased further in Northern Ireland

More relaxations to coronavirus restrictions in Northern Ireland have been announced ­- but with warnings that the region could face a second lockdown if peopl [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new ...→

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

INVESTORS have shown confidence in the prospects for Scottish hotels amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus by acquiring a landmark property… Read full article: Sale of Highland hotel provides boost fo...→

Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now and what can you do?

Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now and what can you do?

Lockdown restrictions on leisure facilities, performing arts and beauty services will be eased in England within days. Gyms and swimming pools will reopen on J [...] Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now a...→

Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in full - and firms that still can't reopen

Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in full - and firms that still can't reopen

Gyms, swimming pools, theatres, nail bars, spas, tattooists and tanning salons have all been given dates to reopen in England. But nightclubs are not so lucky Read full article: Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in f...→

Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the rules were being relaxed on mixing indoors - but there will be a maximum limit of eight people. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easin...→

Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – Get fit to fight off any 2nd wave winter infection

Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – Get fit to fight off any 2nd wave winter infection

FEARS are growing of a second wave of coronavirus, with people urged to prepare for COVID-19 this winter by getting fit. England's deputy chief medical officer [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – ...→

Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had a visitor since start of lockdown tests positive for coronavirus

Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had a visitor since start of lockdown tests positive for coronavirus

A at a mental health facility at Belfast City Hospital who has had no visitors since March has been moved to another unit after testing positive for Covid-19. Read full article: Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had ...→

Let’s make Scotland more beautiful after lockdown – Barry Fisher

If I am honest, taking on the CEO role of a national environmental charity a couple of weeks before lockdown began has not been easy. I enjoy being in an offic [...] Read full article: Let’s make Scotland more beautiful after...→

Coronavirus: Australia's Melbourne goes back into lockdown - BBC News

Five million people are now back in their homes, only able to leave for essentials, for six weeks. Read full article: Coronavirus: Australia's Melbourne goes ...→

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SCOTTISH government figures on coronavirus antibody testing have come under fire by the UK Government stats watchdog, it has emerged today. Read full article: SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by w...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to 44,650 in lowest Friday since lockdown

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to 44,650 in lowest Friday since lockdown

THE UK’s coronavirus death toll rose by 48 to 44,650 today – the smallest rise recorded on a Friday since lockdown began. Another 512 positive cases were also [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to...→

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

The Scottish Government has provided its latest data as the nation moves into phase three of lockdown easing. Read full article: Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in ne...→

PM message to lockdown school leavers: You are our WW2 generation

PM message to lockdown school leavers: You are our WW2 generation

Boris Johnson today compared teenagers who “came of age” in the coronavirus pandemic with the young people who served in World War II and the hippy generation [...] Read full article: PM message to lockdown school leavers: Y...→

SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to block Scotland leaving EU in desperate stitch-up

SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to block Scotland leaving EU in desperate stitch-up

SNP Remainers are set to unveil their plan to scupper Brexit and keep Scotland inside the European Union, amid surging support for independence. Read full article: SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to ...→

Summer holidays are on: time to ditch the lockdown doldrum dressing

Summer holidays are on: time to ditch the lockdown doldrum dressing

Now we're finally free from the confinements of our homes, it's time to put on our holiday attire Read full article: Summer holidays are on: time to ditch th...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Hundreds more workers are facing the axe as the Scottish government says it is trying to save jobs at the Rolls-Royce plant in Renfrewshire.The aero engine gro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in ...→

Scotland moves into phase three of easing lockdown

Scotland moves into phase three of easing lockdown

Indoor pubs, hairdressers, church services and libraries will soon be operating once again. Read full article: Scotland moves into phase three of easin...→

What time is Nicola Sturgeon's Phase Three update? When will the First Minister confirm if Scotland will enter the next stage of lockdown?

Nicola Sturgeon statement RECAP:  First Minister to discuss quarantine ahead of Rishi Sunak's summer statement... Ms Sturgeon said she was "hopeful" Scotland c [...] Read full article: What time is Nicola Sturgeon's Phase Thr...→

Coronavirus Australia live update: Queensland to turn anyone from Victoria away at border as Melbourne enters lockdown

Coronavirus Australia live update: Queensland to turn anyone from Victoria away at border as Melbourne enters lockdown

The NSW premier is expected to announce new restrictions today as the state tries to contain ‘high-risk situation’. Follow live news and updates Read full article: Coronavirus Australia live update: Queen...→

South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunning show in fight against coronavirus

South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunning show in fight against coronavirus

The 10-minute coronavirus-themed drone show also sends out messages to thank the frontline health workers and encourages the people to cheer up as they continu [...] Read full article: South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunnin...→

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Scotland is right to consider border controls and remain cautious about overseas travel, because it is close to eliminating Covid-19, a public health expert ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider...→

Greece on the brink of lockdown again after spike in tourist coronavirus cases

Greece on the brink of lockdown again after spike in tourist coronavirus cases

GREECE is on the verge of going back into lockdown after the country reports a rise in coronavirus cases following the return of international tourists. Overal [...] Read full article: Greece on the brink of lockdown again af...→

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

News updates: Scotland eases lockdown; quarantine ends for visitors from ‘safe’ countries to England, Wales and Northern Ireland Read full article: UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon say...→

Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist hotspot on high alert over new coronavirus cases

Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist hotspot on high alert over new coronavirus cases

A SPANISH tourism hotspot is on "top alert" following a sudden surge of new cases were detected at a wedding in the region. Will holidaymakers be forced into l [...] Read full article: Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist...→

More people reporting eyesight issues since start of coronavirus lockdown

More people reporting eyesight issues since start of coronavirus lockdown

Many believe the problems arise from spending more time in front of their TV and computer screens during the pandemic Read full article: More people reporting eyesight issues si...→

Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lockdown despite surge

Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lockdown despite surge

Tokyo has registered its highest number of coronavirus cases in a single day, but the government insists that there is no need for a new lockdown, raising conc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lock...→

Tattoo studios to reopen next week as coronavirus lockdown rules are relaxed

Tattoo studios to reopen next week as coronavirus lockdown rules are relaxed

TATTOO studios are to reopen next week as the government confirmed the next stage of lockdown restrictions easing. Studios will be able to reopen from Monday J [...] Read full article: Tattoo studios to reopen next week as co...→

Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as coronavirus lockdown eases

Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as coronavirus lockdown eases

Outdoor swimming pools in England are to begin reopening from Saturday, with indoor pools, gyms and other sports facilities to follow on July 25,… Read full article: Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as cor...→

Pupils look to take one million steps to help school during lockdown

Pupils look to take one million steps to help school during lockdown

The fab five at Robert Douglas Memorial have taken on a mammoth challenge of taking one million steps in just 10 days to raise money for the parent council. Read full article: Pupils look to take one million steps to...→

Scottish courts spent £1million on coronavirus measures in first three months of lockdown | Press and Journal

Scottish courts spent £1million on coronavirus measures in first three months of lockdown | Press and Journal

More than £1 million was spent on measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus at Scottish courts in the first three months of lockdown. Read full article: Scottish courts spent £1million on coron...→

Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavirus cases hit record 60,000 a day

Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavirus cases hit record 60,000 a day

The US has reported more than 60,000 new daily coronavirus cases, setting another record as the total passed three million.There had been cause for small optim [...] Read full article: Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavi...→

Serbian protesters storm parliament after coronavirus lockdown announced

Serbian protesters storm parliament after coronavirus lockdown announced

At least 60 injured as chaos erupts in the wake of announcement lockdown will be reimposed in Belgrade Read full article: Serbian protesters storm parliament afte...→

Police Scotland officers have faced hundreds of attacks in early stages of lockdown

Police Scotland officers have faced hundreds of attacks in early stages of lockdown

POLICE officers and staff were attacked 265 times in the first few weeks of the lockdown – including almost 90 incidents that were related to… Read full article: Police Scotland officers have faced hund...→

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Scotland is right to consider border controls and remain cautious about overseas travel, because it is close to eliminating Covid-19, a public health expert ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to 44,650 in lowest Friday since lockdown

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to 44,650 in lowest Friday since lockdown

THE UK’s coronavirus death toll rose by 48 to 44,650 today – the smallest rise recorded on a Friday since lockdown began. Another 512 positive cases were also [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as Wales changes lockdown

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as Wales changes lockdown

A further 22 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths in hospitals to 29,013 Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as...→

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

News updates: Scotland eases lockdown; quarantine ends for visitors from ‘safe’ countries to England, Wales and Northern Ireland Read full article: UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon say...→

PM message to lockdown school leavers: You are our WW2 generation

PM message to lockdown school leavers: You are our WW2 generation

Boris Johnson today compared teenagers who “came of age” in the coronavirus pandemic with the young people who served in World War II and the hippy generation [...] Read full article: PM message to lockdown school leavers: Y...→

Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavirus test in first week of lockdown easing

Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavirus test in first week of lockdown easing

Pubs in Yorkshire, Hampshire and Somerset have all had to shut their doors just days after reopening on Saturday, July 4 as government lockdown restrictions ea [...] Read full article: Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavir...→

Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist hotspot on high alert over new coronavirus cases

Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist hotspot on high alert over new coronavirus cases

A SPANISH tourism hotspot is on "top alert" following a sudden surge of new cases were detected at a wedding in the region. Will holidaymakers be forced into l [...] Read full article: Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist...→

Summer holidays are on: time to ditch the lockdown doldrum dressing

Summer holidays are on: time to ditch the lockdown doldrum dressing

Now we're finally free from the confinements of our homes, it's time to put on our holiday attire Read full article: Summer holidays are on: time to ditch th...→

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

INVESTORS have shown confidence in the prospects for Scottish hotels amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus by acquiring a landmark property… Read full article: Sale of Highland hotel provides boost fo...→

Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lockdown despite surge

Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lockdown despite surge

Tokyo has registered its highest number of coronavirus cases in a single day, but the government insists that there is no need for a new lockdown, raising conc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lock...→

Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in full - and firms that still can't reopen

Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in full - and firms that still can't reopen

Gyms, swimming pools, theatres, nail bars, spas, tattooists and tanning salons have all been given dates to reopen in England. But nightclubs are not so lucky Read full article: Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in f...→

Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as coronavirus lockdown eases

Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as coronavirus lockdown eases

Outdoor swimming pools in England are to begin reopening from Saturday, with indoor pools, gyms and other sports facilities to follow on July 25,… Read full article: Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as cor...→

Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – Get fit to fight off any 2nd wave winter infection

Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – Get fit to fight off any 2nd wave winter infection

FEARS are growing of a second wave of coronavirus, with people urged to prepare for COVID-19 this winter by getting fit. England's deputy chief medical officer [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – ...→

Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had a visitor since start of lockdown tests positive for coronavirus

Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had a visitor since start of lockdown tests positive for coronavirus

A at a mental health facility at Belfast City Hospital who has had no visitors since March has been moved to another unit after testing positive for Covid-19. Read full article: Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had ...→

What time is Nicola Sturgeon's Phase Three update? When will the First Minister confirm if Scotland will enter the next stage of lockdown?

Nicola Sturgeon statement RECAP:  First Minister to discuss quarantine ahead of Rishi Sunak's summer statement... Ms Sturgeon said she was "hopeful" Scotland c [...] Read full article: What time is Nicola Sturgeon's Phase Thr...→

Coronavirus: Australia's Melbourne goes back into lockdown - BBC News

Five million people are now back in their homes, only able to leave for essentials, for six weeks. Read full article: Coronavirus: Australia's Melbourne goes ...→

Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavirus cases hit record 60,000 a day

Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavirus cases hit record 60,000 a day

The US has reported more than 60,000 new daily coronavirus cases, setting another record as the total passed three million.There had been cause for small optim [...] Read full article: Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavi...→

South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunning show in fight against coronavirus

South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunning show in fight against coronavirus

The 10-minute coronavirus-themed drone show also sends out messages to thank the frontline health workers and encourages the people to cheer up as they continu [...] Read full article: South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunnin...→

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SCOTTISH government figures on coronavirus antibody testing have come under fire by the UK Government stats watchdog, it has emerged today. Read full article: SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by w...→

Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockdown due to coronavirus

With life and lifestyle profoundly altered by Covid-19 some of us are also experiencing less obvious changes, sometimes in the mind, that can happen almost ina [...] Read full article: Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockd...→

Greece on the brink of lockdown again after spike in tourist coronavirus cases

Greece on the brink of lockdown again after spike in tourist coronavirus cases

GREECE is on the verge of going back into lockdown after the country reports a rise in coronavirus cases following the return of international tourists. Overal [...] Read full article: Greece on the brink of lockdown again af...→

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

The Scottish Government has provided its latest data as the nation moves into phase three of lockdown easing. Read full article: Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in ne...→

Every area in England where coronavirus is still on rise despite lockdown ease

Every area in England where coronavirus is still on rise despite lockdown ease

Carlisle, Harborough, Blackburn with Darwen, Northampton and Pendle saw some of the biggest week-on-week increases in their coronavirus infection rate, while l [...] Read full article: Every area in England where coronavirus ...→

SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to block Scotland leaving EU in desperate stitch-up

SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to block Scotland leaving EU in desperate stitch-up

SNP Remainers are set to unveil their plan to scupper Brexit and keep Scotland inside the European Union, amid surging support for independence. Read full article: SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to ...→

Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new lockdown, experts warn after rules eased further in Northern Ireland

Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new lockdown, experts warn after rules eased further in Northern Ireland

More relaxations to coronavirus restrictions in Northern Ireland have been announced ­- but with warnings that the region could face a second lockdown if peopl [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new ...→

More people reporting eyesight issues since start of coronavirus lockdown

More people reporting eyesight issues since start of coronavirus lockdown

Many believe the problems arise from spending more time in front of their TV and computer screens during the pandemic Read full article: More people reporting eyesight issues si...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Hundreds more workers are facing the axe as the Scottish government says it is trying to save jobs at the Rolls-Royce plant in Renfrewshire.The aero engine gro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in ...→

Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now and what can you do?

Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now and what can you do?

Lockdown restrictions on leisure facilities, performing arts and beauty services will be eased in England within days. Gyms and swimming pools will reopen on J [...] Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now a...→

Tattoo studios to reopen next week as coronavirus lockdown rules are relaxed

Tattoo studios to reopen next week as coronavirus lockdown rules are relaxed

TATTOO studios are to reopen next week as the government confirmed the next stage of lockdown restrictions easing. Studios will be able to reopen from Monday J [...] Read full article: Tattoo studios to reopen next week as co...→

Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the rules were being relaxed on mixing indoors - but there will be a maximum limit of eight people. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easin...→

Pupils look to take one million steps to help school during lockdown

Pupils look to take one million steps to help school during lockdown

The fab five at Robert Douglas Memorial have taken on a mammoth challenge of taking one million steps in just 10 days to raise money for the parent council. Read full article: Pupils look to take one million steps to...→

Scotland moves into phase three of easing lockdown

Scotland moves into phase three of easing lockdown

Indoor pubs, hairdressers, church services and libraries will soon be operating once again. Read full article: Scotland moves into phase three of easin...→

Let’s make Scotland more beautiful after lockdown – Barry Fisher

If I am honest, taking on the CEO role of a national environmental charity a couple of weeks before lockdown began has not been easy. I enjoy being in an offic [...] Read full article: Let’s make Scotland more beautiful after...→

Scottish courts spent £1million on coronavirus measures in first three months of lockdown | Press and Journal

Scottish courts spent £1million on coronavirus measures in first three months of lockdown | Press and Journal

More than £1 million was spent on measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus at Scottish courts in the first three months of lockdown. Read full article: Scottish courts spent £1million on coron...→

Coronavirus Australia live update: Queensland to turn anyone from Victoria away at border as Melbourne enters lockdown

Coronavirus Australia live update: Queensland to turn anyone from Victoria away at border as Melbourne enters lockdown

The NSW premier is expected to announce new restrictions today as the state tries to contain ‘high-risk situation’. Follow live news and updates Read full article: Coronavirus Australia live update: Queen...→

Serbian protesters storm parliament after coronavirus lockdown announced

Serbian protesters storm parliament after coronavirus lockdown announced

At least 60 injured as chaos erupts in the wake of announcement lockdown will be reimposed in Belgrade Read full article: Serbian protesters storm parliament afte...→

Police Scotland officers have faced hundreds of attacks in early stages of lockdown

Police Scotland officers have faced hundreds of attacks in early stages of lockdown

POLICE officers and staff were attacked 265 times in the first few weeks of the lockdown – including almost 90 incidents that were related to… Read full article: Police Scotland officers have faced hund...→

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by watchdog for 'unacceptable' use of coronavirus data

SCOTTISH government figures on coronavirus antibody testing have come under fire by the UK Government stats watchdog, it has emerged today. Read full article: SNP stats blunder: Scotland slammed by w...→

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider border controls’

Scotland is right to consider border controls and remain cautious about overseas travel, because it is close to eliminating Covid-19, a public health expert ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Scotland ‘right to consider...→

Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockdown due to coronavirus

With life and lifestyle profoundly altered by Covid-19 some of us are also experiencing less obvious changes, sometimes in the mind, that can happen almost ina [...] Read full article: Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockd...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to 44,650 in lowest Friday since lockdown

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to 44,650 in lowest Friday since lockdown

THE UK’s coronavirus death toll rose by 48 to 44,650 today – the smallest rise recorded on a Friday since lockdown began. Another 512 positive cases were also [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 48 to...→

Greece on the brink of lockdown again after spike in tourist coronavirus cases

Greece on the brink of lockdown again after spike in tourist coronavirus cases

GREECE is on the verge of going back into lockdown after the country reports a rise in coronavirus cases following the return of international tourists. Overal [...] Read full article: Greece on the brink of lockdown again af...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as Wales changes lockdown

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as Wales changes lockdown

A further 22 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths in hospitals to 29,013 Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 22 as...→

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in new daily case numbers for three weeks

The Scottish Government has provided its latest data as the nation moves into phase three of lockdown easing. Read full article: Coronavirus Scotland: Highest rise in ne...→

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon says new cases in Scotland at three-week high as restrictions eased

News updates: Scotland eases lockdown; quarantine ends for visitors from ‘safe’ countries to England, Wales and Northern Ireland Read full article: UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon say...→

Every area in England where coronavirus is still on rise despite lockdown ease

Every area in England where coronavirus is still on rise despite lockdown ease

Carlisle, Harborough, Blackburn with Darwen, Northampton and Pendle saw some of the biggest week-on-week increases in their coronavirus infection rate, while l [...] Read full article: Every area in England where coronavirus ...→

PM message to lockdown school leavers: You are our WW2 generation

PM message to lockdown school leavers: You are our WW2 generation

Boris Johnson today compared teenagers who “came of age” in the coronavirus pandemic with the young people who served in World War II and the hippy generation [...] Read full article: PM message to lockdown school leavers: Y...→

Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavirus test in first week of lockdown easing

Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavirus test in first week of lockdown easing

Pubs in Yorkshire, Hampshire and Somerset have all had to shut their doors just days after reopening on Saturday, July 4 as government lockdown restrictions ea [...] Read full article: Sixth pub shuts after positive coronavir...→

SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to block Scotland leaving EU in desperate stitch-up

SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to block Scotland leaving EU in desperate stitch-up

SNP Remainers are set to unveil their plan to scupper Brexit and keep Scotland inside the European Union, amid surging support for independence. Read full article: SNP Remainers launch last-ditch plot to ...→

Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist hotspot on high alert over new coronavirus cases

Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist hotspot on high alert over new coronavirus cases

A SPANISH tourism hotspot is on "top alert" following a sudden surge of new cases were detected at a wedding in the region. Will holidaymakers be forced into l [...] Read full article: Spain holidays: Lockdown fear as tourist...→

Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new lockdown, experts warn after rules eased further in Northern Ireland

Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new lockdown, experts warn after rules eased further in Northern Ireland

More relaxations to coronavirus restrictions in Northern Ireland have been announced ­- but with warnings that the region could face a second lockdown if peopl [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Ignore advice and risk new ...→

Summer holidays are on: time to ditch the lockdown doldrum dressing

Summer holidays are on: time to ditch the lockdown doldrum dressing

Now we're finally free from the confinements of our homes, it's time to put on our holiday attire Read full article: Summer holidays are on: time to ditch th...→

More people reporting eyesight issues since start of coronavirus lockdown

More people reporting eyesight issues since start of coronavirus lockdown

Many believe the problems arise from spending more time in front of their TV and computer screens during the pandemic Read full article: More people reporting eyesight issues si...→

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

Sale of Highland hotel provides boost for sector in Scotland amid coronavirus crisis

INVESTORS have shown confidence in the prospects for Scottish hotels amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus by acquiring a landmark property… Read full article: Sale of Highland hotel provides boost fo...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in talks with Nicola Sturgeon over job woes

Hundreds more workers are facing the axe as the Scottish government says it is trying to save jobs at the Rolls-Royce plant in Renfrewshire.The aero engine gro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Rolls-Royce in ...→

Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lockdown despite surge

Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lockdown despite surge

Tokyo has registered its highest number of coronavirus cases in a single day, but the government insists that there is no need for a new lockdown, raising conc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Japan: Tokyo rejects lock...→

Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now and what can you do?

Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now and what can you do?

Lockdown restrictions on leisure facilities, performing arts and beauty services will be eased in England within days. Gyms and swimming pools will reopen on J [...] Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown: What is open now a...→

Tattoo studios to reopen next week as coronavirus lockdown rules are relaxed

Tattoo studios to reopen next week as coronavirus lockdown rules are relaxed

TATTOO studios are to reopen next week as the government confirmed the next stage of lockdown restrictions easing. Studios will be able to reopen from Monday J [...] Read full article: Tattoo studios to reopen next week as co...→

Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in full - and firms that still can't reopen

Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in full - and firms that still can't reopen

Gyms, swimming pools, theatres, nail bars, spas, tattooists and tanning salons have all been given dates to reopen in England. But nightclubs are not so lucky Read full article: Latest coronavirus lockdown changes in f...→

Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as coronavirus lockdown eases

Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as coronavirus lockdown eases

Outdoor swimming pools in England are to begin reopening from Saturday, with indoor pools, gyms and other sports facilities to follow on July 25,… Read full article: Gyms and swimming pools to reopen as cor...→

Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easing in Scotland

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the rules were being relaxed on mixing indoors - but there will be a maximum limit of eight people. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon announces lockdown easin...→

Pupils look to take one million steps to help school during lockdown

Pupils look to take one million steps to help school during lockdown

The fab five at Robert Douglas Memorial have taken on a mammoth challenge of taking one million steps in just 10 days to raise money for the parent council. Read full article: Pupils look to take one million steps to...→

Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – Get fit to fight off any 2nd wave winter infection

Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – Get fit to fight off any 2nd wave winter infection

FEARS are growing of a second wave of coronavirus, with people urged to prepare for COVID-19 this winter by getting fit. England's deputy chief medical officer [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: NHS still under pressure – ...→

Scotland moves into phase three of easing lockdown

Scotland moves into phase three of easing lockdown

Indoor pubs, hairdressers, church services and libraries will soon be operating once again. Read full article: Scotland moves into phase three of easin...→

Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had a visitor since start of lockdown tests positive for coronavirus

Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had a visitor since start of lockdown tests positive for coronavirus

A at a mental health facility at Belfast City Hospital who has had no visitors since March has been moved to another unit after testing positive for Covid-19. Read full article: Belfast hospital patient who hasn't had ...→

Let’s make Scotland more beautiful after lockdown – Barry Fisher

If I am honest, taking on the CEO role of a national environmental charity a couple of weeks before lockdown began has not been easy. I enjoy being in an offic [...] Read full article: Let’s make Scotland more beautiful after...→

What time is Nicola Sturgeon's Phase Three update? When will the First Minister confirm if Scotland will enter the next stage of lockdown?

Nicola Sturgeon statement RECAP:  First Minister to discuss quarantine ahead of Rishi Sunak's summer statement... Ms Sturgeon said she was "hopeful" Scotland c [...] Read full article: What time is Nicola Sturgeon's Phase Thr...→

Scottish courts spent £1million on coronavirus measures in first three months of lockdown | Press and Journal

Scottish courts spent £1million on coronavirus measures in first three months of lockdown | Press and Journal

More than £1 million was spent on measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus at Scottish courts in the first three months of lockdown. Read full article: Scottish courts spent £1million on coron...→

Coronavirus: Australia's Melbourne goes back into lockdown - BBC News

Five million people are now back in their homes, only able to leave for essentials, for six weeks. Read full article: Coronavirus: Australia's Melbourne goes ...→

Coronavirus Australia live update: Queensland to turn anyone from Victoria away at border as Melbourne enters lockdown

Coronavirus Australia live update: Queensland to turn anyone from Victoria away at border as Melbourne enters lockdown

The NSW premier is expected to announce new restrictions today as the state tries to contain ‘high-risk situation’. Follow live news and updates Read full article: Coronavirus Australia live update: Queen...→

Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavirus cases hit record 60,000 a day

Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavirus cases hit record 60,000 a day

The US has reported more than 60,000 new daily coronavirus cases, setting another record as the total passed three million.There had been cause for small optim [...] Read full article: Hospitals run out of beds as US coronavi...→

South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunning show in fight against coronavirus

South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunning show in fight against coronavirus

The 10-minute coronavirus-themed drone show also sends out messages to thank the frontline health workers and encourages the people to cheer up as they continu [...] Read full article: South Korea deploy 300 drones in stunnin...→

Serbian protesters storm parliament after coronavirus lockdown announced

Serbian protesters storm parliament after coronavirus lockdown announced

At least 60 injured as chaos erupts in the wake of announcement lockdown will be reimposed in Belgrade Read full article: Serbian protesters storm parliament afte...→