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How to get a free NHS Covid test to check if you have coronavirus

How to get a free NHS Covid test to check if you have coronavirus

PEOPLE across the country are dashing to get coronavirus tests as case numbers continue to rise across the UK. Around 200,000 Covid tests a day are being compl [...] Read full article: How to get a free NHS Covid test to chec...→

How to get a free NHS Covid test to check if you have coronavirus

How to get a free NHS Covid test to check if you have coronavirus

PEOPLE across the country are dashing to get coronavirus tests as case numbers continue to rise across the UK. Around 200,000 Covid tests a day are being compl [...] Read full article: How to get a free NHS Covid test to chec...→

Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid rate in UK - as Glasgow falls to 8th place

Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid rate in UK - as Glasgow falls to 8th place

Glasgow has reported 144 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, with Liverpool, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds recording higher daily… Read full article: Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid...→

NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and what are the problems with it?

NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and what are the problems with it?

The NHS Covid-19 Test and Trace app was finally launched by the Government in England and Wales on Thursday. But how does it work, who developed it and what ar [...] Read full article: NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and w...→

Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 rules as they watch brass band play

Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 rules as they watch brass band play

Around 50 people gathered to enjoy a brass band performance in Birmingham after the pubs closed on Saturday - but it's not allowed under current coronavirus re [...] Read full article: Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 ru...→

Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity may only last WEEKS, experts warn

Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity may only last WEEKS, experts warn

CORONAVIRUS immunity may only last for a few weeks after a patient recovers from the illness, experts have claimed. Read full article: Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity m...→

Coronavirus NI: Total number testing positive in last 7 days now 1,418 - 187 test positive in last 24 hours

Another 187 people test positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the latest dashboard from the Department of Health has revealed. Read full article: Coronavirus NI: Total number testing pos...→

Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid rate in UK

Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid rate in UK

GLASGOW has the highest rate of Covid in the UK, in the latest daily figures on the pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid r...→

550 people ordered home as police descend on West Midlands premises breaking Covid rules

550 people ordered home as police descend on West Midlands premises breaking Covid rules

Police in the West Midlands ordered about 550 people to leave premises at more than 20 locations where Covid regulations were being breached. Read full article: 550 people ordered home as police descen...→

New coronavirus wedding rules mean you can actually only invite 13 people

New coronavirus wedding rules mean you can actually only invite 13 people

The Government ­introduced tougher restrictions this week and from tomorrow, only 15 guests will be allowed at a wedding, which has been cut from 30 - but some [...] Read full article: New coronavirus wedding rules mean you c...→

Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fails to let 60,000 upload their results'

Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fails to let 60,000 upload their results'

About 60,000 Brits have been unable to link their swab outcome due to a glitch in the system. Tests done in an NHS hospital and Public Health England lab have [...] Read full article: Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fail...→

Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospital set to close, despite surge in Scots Covid cases

Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospital set to close, despite surge in Scots Covid cases

A field hospital set up to ease the strain on Scotland’s health service during the Covid-19 pandemic could soon be decommissioned, despite soaring cases of the [...] Read full article: Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospita...→

NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' after it failed to accept NHS hospital tests

NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' after it failed to accept NHS hospital tests

NHS Covid-19 app users who book a test outside the app still cannot log negative results after an issue preventing users in England from logging a positive tes [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' afte...→

NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire for not accepting tests from hospitals

NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire for not accepting tests from hospitals

The much-hyped NHS coronavirus tracing app designed to warn people in England and Wales is under fire after it emerged it is unable to input results from tests [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire f...→

Fury as NHS contact tracing app does not process tens of thousands of test results

THE NHS coronavirus contact tracing app is unable to process tens of thousands of test results, including those conducted by the NHS. Read full article: Fury as NHS contact tracing app does not...→

Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospital

Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospital

A FURTHER 20 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths reported in… Read full article: Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospi...→

10 million download NHS Covid app in three days as more flaws emerge

10 million download NHS Covid app in three days as more flaws emerge

More than 10 million people have downloaded the NHS Covid-19 App in the three days since it launched, the government has said.The total – equivalent to more th [...] Read full article: 10 million download NHS Covid app in thr...→

Switzerland massively REJECTS free movement of people deal with EU, polls hint

Switzerland massively REJECTS free movement of people deal with EU, polls hint

VOTERS in Switzerland have rejected a proposed end to free movement with member states of the European Union, projections suggest. The country is not in the EU [...] Read full article: Switzerland massively REJECTS free movem...→

Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace app to be 'core tool in UK armour' against COVID-19

Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace app to be 'core tool in UK armour' against COVID-19

OLIVER DOWDEN has backed the NHS Test and Trace app to become a core tool in the UK's armour against the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace a...→

Prince Charles warns of devastating hit to young people from coronavirus crisis

Prince Charles warns of devastating hit to young people from coronavirus crisis

The Prince of Wales said there was an 'unquestionably vast' task ahead to help hundreds of thousands of young people who need support Read full article: Prince Charles warns of devastating hit ...→

Culture Secretary admits 'teething problems' with failing NHS Test and Trace app

Culture Secretary admits 'teething problems' with failing NHS Test and Trace app

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has admitted there were "teething problems" with the Government's flagship new coronavirus app as it faces major issues. Read full article: Culture Secretary admits 'teething probl...→

'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens Tory rebellion over Boris' 'Draconian' COVID power

'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens Tory rebellion over Boris' 'Draconian' COVID power

CONSERVATIVE MP Steve Baker has hit out at the Government's quick-changing coronavirus laws in a fiery statement, condemning the use of "Draconian powers" and [...] Read full article: 'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens ...→

NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,000 Brits upload their test results

NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,000 Brits upload their test results

TENS of thousands of Covid test results cannot be uploaded to the newly-launched NHS tracing app, officials admit. Some 60,000 people have been unable to link [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,...→

NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positive test results after flaw fixed

NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positive test results after flaw fixed

Problem had meant tens of thousands of results from tests at hospitals and Public Health England labs could not be processed Read full article: NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positiv...→

NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to stop winter waiting lists soaring

NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to stop winter waiting lists soaring

When the pandemic struck in March, breast surgeon Rebecca Lewis was one of thousands of NHS staff redeployed to help tackle the crisis.While the enormous redir [...] Read full article: NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to st...→

Private hospitals boom as patients fears the NHS has been overwhelmed by Covid-19

HCA Healthcare, Ramsay Health Care and Spire Healthcare have all seen an increase in those willing to take a 'self pay' approach Read full article: Private hospitals boom as patients fears...→

Covid-19 test results cannot be linked to 'game changing' NHS app

Covid-19 test results cannot be linked to 'game changing' NHS app

Officials said they are aware of issue and working urgently to resolve the problem which is only affecting users in England Read full article: Covid-19 test results cannot be linked t...→

Full list of people who should get Covid-19 vaccine first, according to experts

Full list of people who should get Covid-19 vaccine first, according to experts

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation studied data on who suffers the worst outcomes from coronavirus and who is at highest risk of death. Read full article: Full list of people who should get Covid...→

Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't process thousands of test results

Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't process thousands of test results

Officials say they are working "urgently" to fix an issue with the newly-launched NHS coronavirus app after it was discovered thousands of test results had not [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't proc...→

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One further death reported as new Covid-19 cases hit record 319

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One further death reported as new Covid-19 cases hit record 319

Saturday, 26 September 2020 | 12.7°C Belfast... Some 319 people tested positive out of the 5,206 people tested in the last 24 hours. This represents the bigges [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One furthe...→

Survey responses show what people in Wales think of coronavirus rules

Survey responses show what people in Wales think of coronavirus rules

Overall, people seem pretty happy with the Welsh Government's handling of the coronavirus crisis Read full article: Survey responses show what people in Wal...→

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app despite raft of problems

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app despite raft of problems

More than 10 million people have downloaded the NHS Covid-19 app despite the technology being dogged with problems.  Matt Hancock announced on social media tha [...] Read full article: More than 10 million download NHS Covid ...→

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app since launch

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app since launch

QR codes allow contact tracers to reach multiple people if an outbreak is identified in a venue. Read full article: More than 10 million download NHS Covid ...→

Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu amid double winter threat from Covid

Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu amid double winter threat from Covid

WINTER is coming and as it does more of us will be struck down with cold and flu like symptoms. A&E doctor and former Love Island contestant Dr Alex George has [...] Read full article: Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu a...→

Inside the private schools bypassing the NHS and building their own elite Covid systems

Inside the private schools bypassing the NHS and building their own elite Covid systems

While state-educated children languish at home waiting for tests, elite schools have brought testing in-house Read full article: Inside the private schools bypassing the...→

Matt Hancock's track and trace app blocks all NHS test results

Matt Hancock's track and trace app blocks all NHS test results

Health Secretary Matt Hancock's new coronavirus tracing app only registers test result for people who have tested privately rather than with the National Healt [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock's track and trace app block...→

NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure they're giving correct Covid advice'

NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure they're giving correct Covid advice'

CALLS to the NHS 111 phone line soared by 200 per cent this week, a whistle-blower revealed. The call handler said staff were so busy they had to hang up after [...] Read full article: NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure...→

New NHS tracing app forces people to self-isolate as users unable to log results

New NHS tracing app forces people to self-isolate as users unable to log results

The app's developers say it does not link test results processed in a Public Health England lab or NHS hospital. Read full article: New NHS tracing app forces people to sel...→

Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK back in lockdown as cases rapidly mount

Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK back in lockdown as cases rapidly mount

Once Cardiff and Swansea follow Leeds, Stockport, Blackpool and Wigan into local lockdowns at the end of the weekend, a quarter of all people in the UK will be [...] Read full article: Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK b...→

This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns of five HUGE problems with COVID-19 test and trace

This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns of five HUGE problems with COVID-19 test and trace

A SENIOR Tory backbencher has highlighted five weaknesses to any test and trace system introduced to curb the spread coronavirus. Read full article: This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns ...→

Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid rate in UK - as Glasgow falls to 8th place

Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid rate in UK - as Glasgow falls to 8th place

Glasgow has reported 144 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, with Liverpool, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds recording higher daily… Read full article: Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid...→

Survey responses show what people in Wales think of coronavirus rules

Survey responses show what people in Wales think of coronavirus rules

Overall, people seem pretty happy with the Welsh Government's handling of the coronavirus crisis Read full article: Survey responses show what people in Wal...→

Switzerland massively REJECTS free movement of people deal with EU, polls hint

Switzerland massively REJECTS free movement of people deal with EU, polls hint

VOTERS in Switzerland have rejected a proposed end to free movement with member states of the European Union, projections suggest. The country is not in the EU [...] Read full article: Switzerland massively REJECTS free movem...→

Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 rules as they watch brass band play

Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 rules as they watch brass band play

Around 50 people gathered to enjoy a brass band performance in Birmingham after the pubs closed on Saturday - but it's not allowed under current coronavirus re [...] Read full article: Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 ru...→

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app since launch

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app since launch

QR codes allow contact tracers to reach multiple people if an outbreak is identified in a venue. Read full article: More than 10 million download NHS Covid ...→

Prince Charles warns of devastating hit to young people from coronavirus crisis

Prince Charles warns of devastating hit to young people from coronavirus crisis

The Prince of Wales said there was an 'unquestionably vast' task ahead to help hundreds of thousands of young people who need support Read full article: Prince Charles warns of devastating hit ...→

Coronavirus NI: Total number testing positive in last 7 days now 1,418 - 187 test positive in last 24 hours

Another 187 people test positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the latest dashboard from the Department of Health has revealed. Read full article: Coronavirus NI: Total number testing pos...→

550 people ordered home as police descend on West Midlands premises breaking Covid rules

550 people ordered home as police descend on West Midlands premises breaking Covid rules

Police in the West Midlands ordered about 550 people to leave premises at more than 20 locations where Covid regulations were being breached. Read full article: 550 people ordered home as police descen...→

Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu amid double winter threat from Covid

Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu amid double winter threat from Covid

WINTER is coming and as it does more of us will be struck down with cold and flu like symptoms. A&E doctor and former Love Island contestant Dr Alex George has [...] Read full article: Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu a...→

NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,000 Brits upload their test results

NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,000 Brits upload their test results

TENS of thousands of Covid test results cannot be uploaded to the newly-launched NHS tracing app, officials admit. Some 60,000 people have been unable to link [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,...→

Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fails to let 60,000 upload their results'

Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fails to let 60,000 upload their results'

About 60,000 Brits have been unable to link their swab outcome due to a glitch in the system. Tests done in an NHS hospital and Public Health England lab have [...] Read full article: Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fail...→

Matt Hancock's track and trace app blocks all NHS test results

Matt Hancock's track and trace app blocks all NHS test results

Health Secretary Matt Hancock's new coronavirus tracing app only registers test result for people who have tested privately rather than with the National Healt [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock's track and trace app block...→

NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to stop winter waiting lists soaring

NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to stop winter waiting lists soaring

When the pandemic struck in March, breast surgeon Rebecca Lewis was one of thousands of NHS staff redeployed to help tackle the crisis.While the enormous redir [...] Read full article: NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to st...→

NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' after it failed to accept NHS hospital tests

NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' after it failed to accept NHS hospital tests

NHS Covid-19 app users who book a test outside the app still cannot log negative results after an issue preventing users in England from logging a positive tes [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' afte...→

Fury as NHS contact tracing app does not process tens of thousands of test results

THE NHS coronavirus contact tracing app is unable to process tens of thousands of test results, including those conducted by the NHS. Read full article: Fury as NHS contact tracing app does not...→

Full list of people who should get Covid-19 vaccine first, according to experts

Full list of people who should get Covid-19 vaccine first, according to experts

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation studied data on who suffers the worst outcomes from coronavirus and who is at highest risk of death. Read full article: Full list of people who should get Covid...→

This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns of five HUGE problems with COVID-19 test and trace

This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns of five HUGE problems with COVID-19 test and trace

A SENIOR Tory backbencher has highlighted five weaknesses to any test and trace system introduced to curb the spread coronavirus. Read full article: This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns ...→

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One further death reported as new Covid-19 cases hit record 319

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One further death reported as new Covid-19 cases hit record 319

Saturday, 26 September 2020 | 12.7°C Belfast... Some 319 people tested positive out of the 5,206 people tested in the last 24 hours. This represents the bigges [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One furthe...→

10 million download NHS Covid app in three days as more flaws emerge

10 million download NHS Covid app in three days as more flaws emerge

More than 10 million people have downloaded the NHS Covid-19 App in the three days since it launched, the government has said.The total – equivalent to more th [...] Read full article: 10 million download NHS Covid app in thr...→

NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and what are the problems with it?

NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and what are the problems with it?

The NHS Covid-19 Test and Trace app was finally launched by the Government in England and Wales on Thursday. But how does it work, who developed it and what ar [...] Read full article: NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and w...→

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app despite raft of problems

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app despite raft of problems

More than 10 million people have downloaded the NHS Covid-19 app despite the technology being dogged with problems.  Matt Hancock announced on social media tha [...] Read full article: More than 10 million download NHS Covid ...→

Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace app to be 'core tool in UK armour' against COVID-19

Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace app to be 'core tool in UK armour' against COVID-19

OLIVER DOWDEN has backed the NHS Test and Trace app to become a core tool in the UK's armour against the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace a...→

Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity may only last WEEKS, experts warn

Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity may only last WEEKS, experts warn

CORONAVIRUS immunity may only last for a few weeks after a patient recovers from the illness, experts have claimed. Read full article: Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity m...→

Culture Secretary admits 'teething problems' with failing NHS Test and Trace app

Culture Secretary admits 'teething problems' with failing NHS Test and Trace app

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has admitted there were "teething problems" with the Government's flagship new coronavirus app as it faces major issues. Read full article: Culture Secretary admits 'teething probl...→

Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid rate in UK

Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid rate in UK

GLASGOW has the highest rate of Covid in the UK, in the latest daily figures on the pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid r...→

'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens Tory rebellion over Boris' 'Draconian' COVID power

'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens Tory rebellion over Boris' 'Draconian' COVID power

CONSERVATIVE MP Steve Baker has hit out at the Government's quick-changing coronavirus laws in a fiery statement, condemning the use of "Draconian powers" and [...] Read full article: 'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens ...→

New coronavirus wedding rules mean you can actually only invite 13 people

New coronavirus wedding rules mean you can actually only invite 13 people

The Government ­introduced tougher restrictions this week and from tomorrow, only 15 guests will be allowed at a wedding, which has been cut from 30 - but some [...] Read full article: New coronavirus wedding rules mean you c...→

Inside the private schools bypassing the NHS and building their own elite Covid systems

Inside the private schools bypassing the NHS and building their own elite Covid systems

While state-educated children languish at home waiting for tests, elite schools have brought testing in-house Read full article: Inside the private schools bypassing the...→

NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positive test results after flaw fixed

NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positive test results after flaw fixed

Problem had meant tens of thousands of results from tests at hospitals and Public Health England labs could not be processed Read full article: NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positiv...→

Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospital set to close, despite surge in Scots Covid cases

Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospital set to close, despite surge in Scots Covid cases

A field hospital set up to ease the strain on Scotland’s health service during the Covid-19 pandemic could soon be decommissioned, despite soaring cases of the [...] Read full article: Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospita...→

NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure they're giving correct Covid advice'

NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure they're giving correct Covid advice'

CALLS to the NHS 111 phone line soared by 200 per cent this week, a whistle-blower revealed. The call handler said staff were so busy they had to hang up after [...] Read full article: NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure...→

Private hospitals boom as patients fears the NHS has been overwhelmed by Covid-19

HCA Healthcare, Ramsay Health Care and Spire Healthcare have all seen an increase in those willing to take a 'self pay' approach Read full article: Private hospitals boom as patients fears...→

NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire for not accepting tests from hospitals

NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire for not accepting tests from hospitals

The much-hyped NHS coronavirus tracing app designed to warn people in England and Wales is under fire after it emerged it is unable to input results from tests [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire f...→

New NHS tracing app forces people to self-isolate as users unable to log results

New NHS tracing app forces people to self-isolate as users unable to log results

The app's developers say it does not link test results processed in a Public Health England lab or NHS hospital. Read full article: New NHS tracing app forces people to sel...→

Covid-19 test results cannot be linked to 'game changing' NHS app

Covid-19 test results cannot be linked to 'game changing' NHS app

Officials said they are aware of issue and working urgently to resolve the problem which is only affecting users in England Read full article: Covid-19 test results cannot be linked t...→

Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK back in lockdown as cases rapidly mount

Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK back in lockdown as cases rapidly mount

Once Cardiff and Swansea follow Leeds, Stockport, Blackpool and Wigan into local lockdowns at the end of the weekend, a quarter of all people in the UK will be [...] Read full article: Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK b...→

Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't process thousands of test results

Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't process thousands of test results

Officials say they are working "urgently" to fix an issue with the newly-launched NHS coronavirus app after it was discovered thousands of test results had not [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't proc...→

Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospital

Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospital

A FURTHER 20 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths reported in… Read full article: Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospi...→

Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid rate in UK - as Glasgow falls to 8th place

Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid rate in UK - as Glasgow falls to 8th place

Glasgow has reported 144 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, with Liverpool, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds recording higher daily… Read full article: Coronavirus: Liverpool has highest Covid...→

10 million download NHS Covid app in three days as more flaws emerge

10 million download NHS Covid app in three days as more flaws emerge

More than 10 million people have downloaded the NHS Covid-19 App in the three days since it launched, the government has said.The total – equivalent to more th [...] Read full article: 10 million download NHS Covid app in thr...→

Survey responses show what people in Wales think of coronavirus rules

Survey responses show what people in Wales think of coronavirus rules

Overall, people seem pretty happy with the Welsh Government's handling of the coronavirus crisis Read full article: Survey responses show what people in Wal...→

NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and what are the problems with it?

NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and what are the problems with it?

The NHS Covid-19 Test and Trace app was finally launched by the Government in England and Wales on Thursday. But how does it work, who developed it and what ar [...] Read full article: NHS Covid-19 app: How does it work and w...→

Switzerland massively REJECTS free movement of people deal with EU, polls hint

Switzerland massively REJECTS free movement of people deal with EU, polls hint

VOTERS in Switzerland have rejected a proposed end to free movement with member states of the European Union, projections suggest. The country is not in the EU [...] Read full article: Switzerland massively REJECTS free movem...→

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app despite raft of problems

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app despite raft of problems

More than 10 million people have downloaded the NHS Covid-19 app despite the technology being dogged with problems.  Matt Hancock announced on social media tha [...] Read full article: More than 10 million download NHS Covid ...→

Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 rules as they watch brass band play

Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 rules as they watch brass band play

Around 50 people gathered to enjoy a brass band performance in Birmingham after the pubs closed on Saturday - but it's not allowed under current coronavirus re [...] Read full article: Large crowd of people ignore Covid-19 ru...→

Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace app to be 'core tool in UK armour' against COVID-19

Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace app to be 'core tool in UK armour' against COVID-19

OLIVER DOWDEN has backed the NHS Test and Trace app to become a core tool in the UK's armour against the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Oliver Dowden backs NHS Test and Trace a...→

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app since launch

More than 10 million download NHS Covid app since launch

QR codes allow contact tracers to reach multiple people if an outbreak is identified in a venue. Read full article: More than 10 million download NHS Covid ...→

Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity may only last WEEKS, experts warn

Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity may only last WEEKS, experts warn

CORONAVIRUS immunity may only last for a few weeks after a patient recovers from the illness, experts have claimed. Read full article: Coronavirus warning: Covid-19 immunity m...→

Prince Charles warns of devastating hit to young people from coronavirus crisis

Prince Charles warns of devastating hit to young people from coronavirus crisis

The Prince of Wales said there was an 'unquestionably vast' task ahead to help hundreds of thousands of young people who need support Read full article: Prince Charles warns of devastating hit ...→

Coronavirus NI: Total number testing positive in last 7 days now 1,418 - 187 test positive in last 24 hours

Another 187 people test positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the latest dashboard from the Department of Health has revealed. Read full article: Coronavirus NI: Total number testing pos...→

Culture Secretary admits 'teething problems' with failing NHS Test and Trace app

Culture Secretary admits 'teething problems' with failing NHS Test and Trace app

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has admitted there were "teething problems" with the Government's flagship new coronavirus app as it faces major issues. Read full article: Culture Secretary admits 'teething probl...→

Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid rate in UK

Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid rate in UK

GLASGOW has the highest rate of Covid in the UK, in the latest daily figures on the pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Glasgow has highest Covid r...→

550 people ordered home as police descend on West Midlands premises breaking Covid rules

550 people ordered home as police descend on West Midlands premises breaking Covid rules

Police in the West Midlands ordered about 550 people to leave premises at more than 20 locations where Covid regulations were being breached. Read full article: 550 people ordered home as police descen...→

'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens Tory rebellion over Boris' 'Draconian' COVID power

'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens Tory rebellion over Boris' 'Draconian' COVID power

CONSERVATIVE MP Steve Baker has hit out at the Government's quick-changing coronavirus laws in a fiery statement, condemning the use of "Draconian powers" and [...] Read full article: 'We're not free!' Steve Baker threatens ...→

Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu amid double winter threat from Covid

Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu amid double winter threat from Covid

WINTER is coming and as it does more of us will be struck down with cold and flu like symptoms. A&E doctor and former Love Island contestant Dr Alex George has [...] Read full article: Dr Alex warns people not to forget flu a...→

New coronavirus wedding rules mean you can actually only invite 13 people

New coronavirus wedding rules mean you can actually only invite 13 people

The Government ­introduced tougher restrictions this week and from tomorrow, only 15 guests will be allowed at a wedding, which has been cut from 30 - but some [...] Read full article: New coronavirus wedding rules mean you c...→

NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,000 Brits upload their test results

NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,000 Brits upload their test results

TENS of thousands of Covid test results cannot be uploaded to the newly-launched NHS tracing app, officials admit. Some 60,000 people have been unable to link [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus app glitch won't let 60,...→

Inside the private schools bypassing the NHS and building their own elite Covid systems

Inside the private schools bypassing the NHS and building their own elite Covid systems

While state-educated children languish at home waiting for tests, elite schools have brought testing in-house Read full article: Inside the private schools bypassing the...→

Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fails to let 60,000 upload their results'

Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fails to let 60,000 upload their results'

About 60,000 Brits have been unable to link their swab outcome due to a glitch in the system. Tests done in an NHS hospital and Public Health England lab have [...] Read full article: Coronavirus NHS Test and Trace app 'fail...→

NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positive test results after flaw fixed

NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positive test results after flaw fixed

Problem had meant tens of thousands of results from tests at hospitals and Public Health England labs could not be processed Read full article: NHS Covid-19 app can now log all positiv...→

Matt Hancock's track and trace app blocks all NHS test results

Matt Hancock's track and trace app blocks all NHS test results

Health Secretary Matt Hancock's new coronavirus tracing app only registers test result for people who have tested privately rather than with the National Healt [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock's track and trace app block...→

Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospital set to close, despite surge in Scots Covid cases

Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospital set to close, despite surge in Scots Covid cases

A field hospital set up to ease the strain on Scotland’s health service during the Covid-19 pandemic could soon be decommissioned, despite soaring cases of the [...] Read full article: Glasgow's £43m NHS Louisa Jordan hospita...→

NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to stop winter waiting lists soaring

NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to stop winter waiting lists soaring

When the pandemic struck in March, breast surgeon Rebecca Lewis was one of thousands of NHS staff redeployed to help tackle the crisis.While the enormous redir [...] Read full article: NHS creates ‘Covid-free’ hospitals to st...→

NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure they're giving correct Covid advice'

NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure they're giving correct Covid advice'

CALLS to the NHS 111 phone line soared by 200 per cent this week, a whistle-blower revealed. The call handler said staff were so busy they had to hang up after [...] Read full article: NHS 111 calls 'rise 200% as staff unsure...→

NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' after it failed to accept NHS hospital tests

NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' after it failed to accept NHS hospital tests

NHS Covid-19 app users who book a test outside the app still cannot log negative results after an issue preventing users in England from logging a positive tes [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus tracing app 'fixed' afte...→

Private hospitals boom as patients fears the NHS has been overwhelmed by Covid-19

HCA Healthcare, Ramsay Health Care and Spire Healthcare have all seen an increase in those willing to take a 'self pay' approach Read full article: Private hospitals boom as patients fears...→

NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire for not accepting tests from hospitals

NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire for not accepting tests from hospitals

The much-hyped NHS coronavirus tracing app designed to warn people in England and Wales is under fire after it emerged it is unable to input results from tests [...] Read full article: NHS coronavirus tracing app under fire f...→

New NHS tracing app forces people to self-isolate as users unable to log results

New NHS tracing app forces people to self-isolate as users unable to log results

The app's developers say it does not link test results processed in a Public Health England lab or NHS hospital. Read full article: New NHS tracing app forces people to sel...→

Fury as NHS contact tracing app does not process tens of thousands of test results

THE NHS coronavirus contact tracing app is unable to process tens of thousands of test results, including those conducted by the NHS. Read full article: Fury as NHS contact tracing app does not...→

Covid-19 test results cannot be linked to 'game changing' NHS app

Covid-19 test results cannot be linked to 'game changing' NHS app

Officials said they are aware of issue and working urgently to resolve the problem which is only affecting users in England Read full article: Covid-19 test results cannot be linked t...→

Full list of people who should get Covid-19 vaccine first, according to experts

Full list of people who should get Covid-19 vaccine first, according to experts

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation studied data on who suffers the worst outcomes from coronavirus and who is at highest risk of death. Read full article: Full list of people who should get Covid...→

Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK back in lockdown as cases rapidly mount

Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK back in lockdown as cases rapidly mount

Once Cardiff and Swansea follow Leeds, Stockport, Blackpool and Wigan into local lockdowns at the end of the weekend, a quarter of all people in the UK will be [...] Read full article: Coronavirus rules put 17m people in UK b...→

Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't process thousands of test results

Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't process thousands of test results

Officials say they are working "urgently" to fix an issue with the newly-launched NHS coronavirus app after it was discovered thousands of test results had not [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: NHS Covid-19 app can't proc...→

This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns of five HUGE problems with COVID-19 test and trace

This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns of five HUGE problems with COVID-19 test and trace

A SENIOR Tory backbencher has highlighted five weaknesses to any test and trace system introduced to curb the spread coronavirus. Read full article: This ISN'T good enough: Brexiteer warns ...→

Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospital

Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospital

A FURTHER 20 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths reported in… Read full article: Coronavirus: 20 more people die in hospi...→

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One further death reported as new Covid-19 cases hit record 319

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One further death reported as new Covid-19 cases hit record 319

Saturday, 26 September 2020 | 12.7°C Belfast... Some 319 people tested positive out of the 5,206 people tested in the last 24 hours. This represents the bigges [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: One furthe...→