The government will continue to support companies in paying the wages of workers who have not been able to return to work with the Job support scheme.
Millions of people couldn’t get a flu jab after supplies ran out following Government warnings to get it to avoid a dangerous combination wiith Covid.
New Covid rules will be enforced in England from Thursday as authorities attempt to prevent a second wave of the virus. Measures may last 6 months.
Whitbread, owner of the Premier Inn hotel franchise said that up to 6,000 people might lose their jobs working for the company because of Covid.
Boris Johnson will announce that, from Thursday onwards, pubs, bars and restaurants in England will have a 10pm curfew.
Britain could be facing 50,000 new Covid cases a day in a few weeks time if the current rate of infection continues says Sir Patrick Vallance.
Sadiq Khan will meet council leaders today to discuss whether to implement tougher lockdown restriction measures for the city as Covid cases surge.
Sadiq Khan has today announced that there will be no New Year’s Eve fireworks display in London this year as a result of Covid.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has refused to rule out the possibility of a second national lockdown citing it as a “last line of defence”.
48 areas across the UK where Covid cases risk spiralling out of control.
New lockdown measures are to come into effect in North East England from Friday onwards. Measures include no outdoor meetings and pub curfews.
UK’s revenge porn helpline reveals surge in cases: 2020 is the busiest year on record.
Boris Johnson faces a grilling from MPs over the failing test and trace system which has caused pressure on the NHS to increase.
Covid, the unemployment rate in the UK has hit 4.1% as 700,000 people have lost their jobs since March.
Due to too many questions for testing for Coronavirus the system was overwhelmed and the facilities go into chaos.
About 86% of medics said a second peak of Covid was quite or very likely.
Covid cases in UK have soared by more than 3,000 in the highest rise on a Sunday since mid-May: 3.330 lab-confirmed cases.
Boris Johnson, the prime minister, announced the “rule of six” yesterday to help curb the sharp rise in Covid cases in the UK.
For the third month in a row GDP has gone up and many see this as the start of the UK economy recovering from the impact of Covid. In July, GDP went up up 6.6%.
British holidaymakers face the race with time to get home before quarantine rules against Covid come into force.
Health Minister Lord Bethell has warned students to be careful and obey Covid restrictions and protocols before their return to university for freshers week.
Demand for testing has increased in recent weeks and the Minister of Health blames people without symptoms who are seeking tests.
The government urges citizens to do the right thing and to respect the new rules, to prevent the further spread of this deadly virus.
University of Oxford and AstroZeneca’s Covid vaccine trials have been halted following a trial patient’s adverse reaction. Production will be halted for the foreseeable future.
David and Victoria Beckham revealed that they contracted the Covid-19 during a networking event and told their battle against the virus.