Europe’s second spike of Covid-19 is still only a TENTH of the size of the crisis in spring

The second wave of coronavirus rolling across Europe is still only a tenth of the size of the first, data suggests. Some 300,000 people are being diagnosed with the disease on the continent every week, but scientists estimate that figure was at least 3million back in April. Only 200,000 positive tests were being recorded weekly … Read more Europe’s second spike of Covid-19 is still only a TENTH of the size of the crisis in spring

Madrid refuses to lock down despite mounting coronavirus crisis

The leader of Madrid has rejected calls for a new lockdown in the Spanish capital despite a mounting crisis in the city which is seeing thousands of new coronavirus cases per day. Isabel Diaz Ayuso said ‘the solution is not a total confinement’ and demanded more help from the Spanish government as new restrictions were … Read more Madrid refuses to lock down despite mounting coronavirus crisis

Rolls-Royce in £1 share offer as it raises crisis cash

Rolls-Royce poised to tap investors for £2.5bn at steep discount to current share price to solve funding crisis By Jamie Nimmo, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 21:50 BST, 26 September 2020 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 26 September 2020 Rolls-Royce is poised to tap investors for £2.5billion at a steep discount to the current share price … Read more Rolls-Royce in £1 share offer as it raises crisis cash

Craig Revel Horwood reveals he ‘had a crisis ‘over how he would pay the bills during lockdown

EXCLUSIVE ‘I had a crisis over how I’d pay my bills’: Strictly’s Craig Revel Horwood reveals lockdown caused him ‘panic and anxiety’ over maintaining his two £1m mansions By Connie Rusk For Mailonline Published: 14:39 BST, 26 September 2020 | Updated: 14:46 BST, 26 September 2020 Craig Revel Horwood has revealed he had a crisis … Read more Craig Revel Horwood reveals he ‘had a crisis ‘over how he would pay the bills during lockdown

SMALL CAP MOVERS: Various Eateries to capitalise on hospitality crisis

SMALL CAP MOVERS: Coppa Club owner Various Eateries makes AIM market debut; rivals tumble on 10pm curfew rules By Giulia Bottaro At Proactive Investors For Thisismoney.co.uk Published: 14:34 BST, 25 September 2020 | Updated: 14:34 BST, 25 September 2020 It is difficult to know whether serial entrepreneur Hugh Osmond’s timing is awful or inspired. The … Read more SMALL CAP MOVERS: Various Eateries to capitalise on hospitality crisis

Felixstowe container chaos spells crisis for UK importers

Thousands of British businesses which rely on transporting and selling imported goods face a potential crisis as Britain’s busiest freight port reportedly buckles under the coronavirus pandemic and a host of other problems, This is Money can reveal. Shipping crates have been piling up on the dockside at the Port of Felixstowe in Suffolk, with … Read more Felixstowe container chaos spells crisis for UK importers

EU wants each state to take in migrants or pay for their removal in new plans to deal with crisis

EU leaders have unveiled new migration rules that they hope will overhaul Europe’s failing migration policy and put an end to migrant camps in northern France. Refugees arriving in the continent will have their biometric data and fingerprints taken and a decision on their future made within three months  giving them less time to disappear from … Read more EU wants each state to take in migrants or pay for their removal in new plans to deal with crisis

EU wants each state to take in migrants or pay for their removal in new plans to deal with crisis

EU leaders have unveiled new migration rules that they hope will overhaul Europe’s failing migration policy and put an end to migrant camps in northern France. Refugees arriving in the continent will have their biometric data and fingerprints taken and a decision on their future made within three months  giving them less time to disappear from … Read more EU wants each state to take in migrants or pay for their removal in new plans to deal with crisis

Britain is in midst of nursing crisis with nearly 40,000 vacancies

Britain is in the midst of nursing crisis after a report revealed there are nearly 40,000 vacancies, with a third of workers planning to quit the NHS next year due to a lack of staff and support. MPs have warned there is an ’emerging crisis in nursing’ after a new report highlighted the sheer number … Read more Britain is in midst of nursing crisis with nearly 40,000 vacancies

SARAH VINE: Why can’t they see this crisis is about people, not numbers? 

Unlike many of the epidemiologists and statisticians the pandemic has forced into our lives, I make no claim to being a scientist. I don’t for one second pretend to know anything about the virus, and I can’t decipher a graph to save my life. One thing I am, however, is a keen observer of human … Read more SARAH VINE: Why can’t they see this crisis is about people, not numbers?