Coronavirus UK: Three separate death tolls now to be published

Officials in the UK plan to start publishing three separate daily death tolls for Covid-19 amidst confusion over statistics pushed out by the Government.  The Department of Health will now release three measures including its heavily criticised count which records deaths of everyone who has ever tested positive for the coronavirus – regardless of how they … Read more Coronavirus UK: Three separate death tolls now to be published

Government body ends rows over ‘what food goes where’ by publishing a complete storage guide

No more shopping quarrels: Government guidance advises the best way to store food – including putting eggs in the FRIDGE and onions in a cupboard WRAP, government watchdog, has given advice on how to avoid food waste  They’ve created the ultimate guide on where to effectively store your foods  Also given tips on how to make … Read more Government body ends rows over ‘what food goes where’ by publishing a complete storage guide

Government body ends rows over ‘what food goes where’ by publishing a complete storage guide

No more shopping quarrels: Government guidance advises the best way to store food – including putting eggs in the FRIDGE and onions in a cupboard WRAP, government watchdog, has given advice on how to avoid food waste  They’ve created the ultimate guide on where to effectively store your foods  Also given tips on how to make … Read more Government body ends rows over ‘what food goes where’ by publishing a complete storage guide

Coronavirus UK: SAGE say ‘no evidence’ face shields work

Hairdressers and barbers should wear face coverings and not just visors in order to help curb the spread of coronavirus, scientists advising the Government say. The experts warn that plastic face shields being used in hair salons are unlikely to be an effective control for aerosol transmission of Covid-19 – which scientists fear is one … Read more Coronavirus UK: SAGE say ‘no evidence’ face shields work

Stay in your car to avoid quarantine while driving through Belgium

Britons returning to the UK from European car holidays via Belgium can avoid having to quarantine if they drive through the country without stopping, it emerged today. The UK Government said last night that travellers returning from Belgium, the Bahamas and Andorra will now be ordered to self-isolate for 14 days in Britain. British holidaymakers … Read more Stay in your car to avoid quarantine while driving through Belgium

Coronavirus UK: Scientist says case rises NOT second wave

Professor Tim Spector, an epidemiologist at King’s College London, said the UK’s mini coronavirus outbreaks are ‘ripples’ caused by a failure to completely flatten the first epidemic The UK’s mini coronavirus outbreaks are just ‘ripples’ caused by the failure to completely flatten the first epidemic and not proof of a second wave, according to a … Read more Coronavirus UK: Scientist says case rises NOT second wave

Dozens of protesters aiming to ‘lock down’ Brixton march down London streets

Dozens of demonstrators brought Brixton to a halt as they marched through London to mark Afrikan Emancipation Day. The coalition of action groups – led by Stop The Maangamizi: We Charge Genocide/Ecocide and the Afrikan Emancipation Day reparations march committee  – took the drastic action to ‘make themselves heard’ in a bid for reparations from the UK … Read more Dozens of protesters aiming to ‘lock down’ Brixton march down London streets

SAGE expert warns ‘further interventions’ could be needed to get schools open next month

What lockdown easing measures have been postponed today?  Wedding receptions of more than 30 people will no longer be allowed to take place today as had been planned. They are delayed until at least August 14 Test sporting events will be put on ice for the next two weeks until August 15.  Close contact beauty services such … Read more SAGE expert warns ‘further interventions’ could be needed to get schools open next month

Professor Chris Whitty suggests Britons will have to sacrifice meeting friends and family

What lockdown easing measures have been postponed today?  Wedding receptions of more than 30 people will no longer be allowed to take place today as had been planned. They are delayed until at least August 14 Test sporting events will be put on ice for the next two weeks until August 15.  Close contact beauty services such … Read more Professor Chris Whitty suggests Britons will have to sacrifice meeting friends and family

New MI6 boss Richard Moore’s grandad was IRA fighter who won medal for fighting against British rule

New MI6 boss Richard Moore’s grandad was IRA fighter who won medal for fighting against British rule Richard Moore’s grandfather was an IRA fighter between 1916 and 1922 Jack Buckley won a medal from Sinn Fein for fighting against the British rule Mr Moore, 57, is set to take over as head of the Secret … Read more New MI6 boss Richard Moore’s grandad was IRA fighter who won medal for fighting against British rule