Health minister ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs will be used to detect Covid-19

Lord Bethell said today he is ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs can be used to help detect Covid-19 in the UK A health minister has today revealed he is ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs will eventually be used to help detect Covid-19 in the UK. Lord Bethell praised an ‘extremely exciting’ trial by researchers at London School … Read more Health minister ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs will be used to detect Covid-19

Health minister ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs will be used to detect Covid-19

Lord Bethell said today he is ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs can be used to help detect Covid-19 in the UK A health minister has today revealed he is ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs will eventually be used to help detect Covid-19 in the UK. Lord Bethell praised an ‘extremely exciting’ trial by researchers at London School … Read more Health minister ‘extremely hopeful’ sniffer dogs will be used to detect Covid-19

Camilla joins Matt Hancock at Paddington Station to see the work of COVID-sniffing dogs

The Duchess of Cornwall was joined by health secretary Matt Hancock today to see the work of COVID-sniffing dogs from her charity, Medical Detection Dogs, in action. The royal, 73, who donned a colourful floral mask during her engagement, wrapped up warm in a royal blue cropped blazer and below-the-knee skirt, and completed her outfit with a … Read more Camilla joins Matt Hancock at Paddington Station to see the work of COVID-sniffing dogs

Camilla joins Matt Hancock at Paddington Station to see the work of COVID-sniffing dogs

The Duchess of Cornwall was joined by health secretary Matt Hancock today to see the work of COVID-sniffing dogs from her charity, Medical Detection Dogs, in action. The royal, 73, who donned a colourful floral mask during her engagement, wrapped up warm in a royal blue cropped blazer and below-the-knee skirt, and completed her outfit with a … Read more Camilla joins Matt Hancock at Paddington Station to see the work of COVID-sniffing dogs

Self-isolation row as No10 confirms it IS looking at halving it to SEVEN days

Confusion reigned over Britain’s self-isolation rules today after Boris Johnson and Nicola Sturgeon suggested England and Scotland could end up with different quarantine rules. Downing Street this afternoon confirmed it is investigating whether the current rules that force those who come into contact with a coronavirus carrier to quarantine for 14 days could be relaxed. … Read more Self-isolation row as No10 confirms it IS looking at halving it to SEVEN days

Coronavirus UK: Could Tees Valley and Tyneside AVOID Tier Three?

What is the row over Tier Three bailouts?   The government has been engaged in brutal haggling with local leaders across swathes of England about the financial package linked to entering Tier Three restrictions. The funding is on top of the government’s wider job support scheme for workers put on hold due to lockdown, and business … Read more Coronavirus UK: Could Tees Valley and Tyneside AVOID Tier Three?

One in ten under-50s will be struck by ‘long Covid’, data shows

One in ten under-50s who catch the coronavirus will be plagued by ‘long Covid’ and suffer lasting side effects including heart palpitations, muscle weakness and ‘brain fog’, according to research. And women are 50 per cent more likely to suffer persistent problems after beating the disease, which experts say may persist for more than 12 … Read more One in ten under-50s will be struck by ‘long Covid’, data shows

One in ten under-50s will be struck by ‘long Covid’, data shows

One in ten under-50s who catch the coronavirus will be plagued by ‘long Covid’ and suffer lasting side effects including heart palpitations, muscle weakness and ‘brain fog’, according to research. And women are 50 per cent more likely to suffer persistent problems after beating the disease, which experts say may persist for more than 12 … Read more One in ten under-50s will be struck by ‘long Covid’, data shows

Janet Street Porter says Tier 2 discriminates against single people

Loose Women’s Janest Street-Porter today vented her frustration over Tier 2 rules in London, branding them ‘confusing’ and unfair to single people.   The journalist, 73, said she was ‘fed up’ by the new restrictions, which were implemented at midnight on Saturday, and lack of clarity concerning the new rules. She said she was ‘totally confused’ and … Read more Janet Street Porter says Tier 2 discriminates against single people

How infection rates are falling in big cities across England despite threat of lockdown

Coronavirus infections are now falling in some of England’s biggest cities, figures show – despite Health Secretary Matt Hancock threatening tonight to put many of them into the harshest lockdown bracket. Official data shows Nottingham, Newcastle, Sheffield and Manchester are among the cities where cases have started to fall after a surge at the end of September, … Read more How infection rates are falling in big cities across England despite threat of lockdown