Matt Hancock has announced that he is self-isolating at home after being contacted by the NHS Covid-19 app. He will isolate until Sunday.
The total number of deaths within 28 days of testing positive has risen to 89,860 and further 37,535 cases were reported only in the last 24 hours.
Some of those who ‘recovered’ from Covid returned to hospital within 5 months with complications.
For the first time in months, Covid cases are falling in every London borough.
The new mega centres bring the total to 17 mass jab hubs currently open and 50 by the end of the month.
A Covid variant originating from Brazil has been found in the UK.
Regions across England have reported a covid R-rate below 1, showing the virus might be slowing down.
Various regions in England registered a drop in infections with 50 per cent of the 315 local areas seeing a fall in cases.
According to a study by SunLife, 33.3% of all Covid cremations were carried out with only crematorium officials present.
In China 138 new infections of Covid and first victim after 8 months: it is announced by the National Health Commission.
Boots and Superdrug branches will be among six pharmacies in England which will administer Covid vaccines from Thursday onwards.
Matt Hancock said that it was “impossible to know” when restrictions will be relaxed.
There is another wave but this time it is not of Covid but of panic buying across UK supermarkets as tighter restrictions are expected to be announced soon.
Supermarket giants, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons, will post security guards at the entrances to their stores in order to force customers to wear a face mask.
Policing minister, Kit Malthouse, affirmed Metropolitan Police commissioner Cressida Dick’s pledge that rule-breakers are “increasingly likely” to be fined.
Pubs might stay shut for another five months because of fears over social distancing during the Covid crisis new reports reveal.
Japan’s health ministry announced on Sunday that a new Covid variant has been detected in four travellers from Brazil’s Amazonas state.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock will hold a press conference today on a new vaccine rollout plan to help the NHS facing this ‘dangerous situation’.
UK Government decided to open seven mega vaccine centres to speed up mass jab procedures and stricter lockdown rules are also being considered.
Asos, the online fashion group, has announced that it will invest £90million by building a new UK fulfilment centre based in Lichfield, Staffordshire.
New data reveals a huge number of Covid infections in the UK following Christmas mixing – but which parts of the country have been the hardest hit?
Scientists are still cautious, but the Pfizer jab revelead effective also against the new Covid strains.
Transport Secretary said passengers will need to test up to 72 hours before leaving their departure country.
Many people were queueing up to get their Covid vaccine shots this morning as the UK ramped up its mass rollout of the vaccine.
Thousands of British Gas workers will strike from Thursday as part of a five-day strike in response to the company’s “fire and rehire” plans.