Boots and Superdrug start dishing out Covid vaccines

Boots and Superdrug have started dishing out coronavirus vaccines this morning as No10 finally turns to the high street to deliver its lockdown-ending promise of immunising almost 14million people by mid-February. The branches are among six independent pharmacies across England which were converted into Covid hubs this morning and will be able to administer hundreds … Read more Boots and Superdrug start dishing out Covid vaccines

Boots and Superdrug start dishing out Covid vaccines

Boots and Superdrug start dishing out Covid vaccines as six high street pharmacies are recruited to hit 13.9m target by mid-February — but independent chemists fear UK will fail unless it uses ‘many more, much sooner’ By Connor Boyd Assistant Health Editor For Mailonline Published: 08:38 GMT, 14 January 2021 | Updated: 08:46 GMT, 14 … Read more Boots and Superdrug start dishing out Covid vaccines

Warnings over Africa’s regimes dishing out punishments to people under lockdown

Amnesty International has warned that the coronavirus pandemic is prompting tough regimes in Africa to dish out harsh punishments to people under lockdown.  Deprose Muchena, the charity’s director for East and Southern Africa, warned that, with inequality and unemployment high in many countries, people cannot afford to remain in lockdown even for a week.  The … Read more Warnings over Africa’s regimes dishing out punishments to people under lockdown