Dominic Raab admits there is a ‘risk’ of a third wave of coronavirus

Dominic Raab today admitted there is a ‘risk’ of a third wave of coronavirus infections in the New Year if ministers ‘don’t get the balance right’ on tiered restrictions.  The Foreign Secretary said the Government is ‘doing everything we can to avoid’ a third national shutdown as he defended the decision to plunge the majority … Read more Dominic Raab admits there is a ‘risk’ of a third wave of coronavirus

Dominic Raab admits there is a ‘risk’ of a third wave of coronavirus

Dominic Raab today admitted there is a ‘risk’ of a third wave of coronavirus infections in the New Year if ministers ‘don’t get the balance right’ on tiered restrictions.  The Foreign Secretary said the Government is ‘doing everything we can to avoid’ a third national shutdown as he defended the decision to plunge the majority … Read more Dominic Raab admits there is a ‘risk’ of a third wave of coronavirus

Swan deaths across Britain are linked to wave of bird flu sweeping into Britain from Europe

Swan deaths across Britain are linked to wave of bird flu sweeping into Britain from Europe Outbreaks of H5N8 have been confirmed in Gloucestershire, Devon and Dorset Swans were found spinning in circles and bleeding from the nostrils in Cumbria Bird keepers across the UK have been placed under strict biosecurity measures  By Joe Davies For … Read more Swan deaths across Britain are linked to wave of bird flu sweeping into Britain from Europe

Europe coronavirus: Second wave began in Spain before spreading via tourists, study suggests

Europe’s coronavirus second wave may have begun among fruit pickers in northern Spain before being spread across the continent by tourists, new research suggests. Scientists have identified a new strain of the virus that they believe is responsible for a large part of the second wave, which first emerged in June in northern Spain. From … Read more Europe coronavirus: Second wave began in Spain before spreading via tourists, study suggests

Europe coronavirus: Second wave began in Spain before spreading via tourists, study suggests

Europe’s coronavirus second wave may have begun among fruit pickers in northern Spain before being spread across the continent by tourists, new research suggests. Scientists have identified a new strain of the virus that they believe is responsible for a large part of the second wave, which first emerged in June in northern Spain. From … Read more Europe coronavirus: Second wave began in Spain before spreading via tourists, study suggests

WHO fears third wave of Covid, calls Europe response ‘incomplete’

Europe could face a third wave of coronavirus in early 2021 because of its ‘incomplete’ response to the pandemic, the WHO fears.  Governments in Europe ‘missed the chance to build up the necessary infrastructure during the summer months, after they brought the first wave under control,’ WHO envoy David Nabarro told Swiss newspapers.  ‘Now we … Read more WHO fears third wave of Covid, calls Europe response ‘incomplete’

TUC chief refuses to rule out wave of union-backed STRIKES if Rishi Sunak freezes public sector pay

Britain could be hit by a wave of strike action if Rishi Sunak goes ahead with a public sector pay freeze, a senior trade union leader warned today. Frances O’Grady, the TUC president, lashed out at reports suggesting that only doctors and nurses will escape a throttling of pay as the Government seeks to balance … Read more TUC chief refuses to rule out wave of union-backed STRIKES if Rishi Sunak freezes public sector pay

TUC chief refuses to rule out wave of union-backed STRIKES if Rishi Sunak freezes public sector pay

Britain could be hit by a wave of strike action if Rishi Sunak goes ahead with a public sector pay freeze, a senior trade union leader warned today. Frances O’Grady, the TUC president, lashed out at reports suggesting that only doctors and nurses will escape a throttling of pay as the Government seeks to balance … Read more TUC chief refuses to rule out wave of union-backed STRIKES if Rishi Sunak freezes public sector pay

COVID-19 US: Red wave map shows how widespread infection is

An alarming new red wave map shows just how widespread COVID-19 has become across the United States as cases and hospitalizations surge to record highs and the daily death toll increases to levels not seen since May.   The number of new cases surged to a record high of 187,833 yesterday and more than 80,600 patients are … Read more COVID-19 US: Red wave map shows how widespread infection is

Alarming red wave map shows how widespread COVID-19 is across US

An alarming new red wave map shows just how widespread COVID-19 has become across the United States as cases and hospitalizations surge to record highs and the daily death toll increases to levels not seen since May.   The number of new cases surged to a record high of 187,833 yesterday and more than 80,600 patients are … Read more Alarming red wave map shows how widespread COVID-19 is across US