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Nicola Sturgeon: Omicron Covid restrictions were worth it

The first minister says case numbers are "hopefully now...very firmly on the downward slope". go to Article >

Covid Levels Hit A Record High In March. Here's What Scientists Think Will Happen Next

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There was an "unprecedented" rise in Covid cases in March after all social distancing measures were relaxed in EnglandCovid infections hit a record high in March – now scientists are trying to predict how the outbreak will impact people in the... read more

4 Experts Unpick Why Our Future With Covid Is Still So 'Unpredictable'

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Covid infection rates are climbing once again across the UK but – with no social distancing restrictions nor self-isolation obligations in place – our future living alongside the disease looks more unclear than ever.With one in 15 people in the UK... read more

Law breakers Boris and Rishi to be fined for going to parties during lockdown

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Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak have been fined over partygate (Picture: PA/Eyevine) Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak will be fined for attending parties in Downing Street during lockdown, No 10 has confirmed. The Met’s investigation into... read more

Covid-19 Victims' Families Call On Boris Johnson And Rishi Sunak To Resign

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File photo dated 27/10/21 of Prime Minister Boris Johnson (right) with Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak during a visit to Fourpure Brewery in Bermondsey, London. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Chancellor Rishi Sunak have been told they... read more

Nicola Sturgeon Asks Scots To Work From Home Until At Least Mid-January

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Nicola Sturgeon has said people in Scotland should be encouraged to work from home until at least the middle of January, amid fears about the spread of the Omicron Covid variant. Speaking on Tuesday, Scotland’s first minister said this was to... read more

Nicola Sturgeon: Cautious approach to Covid will continue in Scotland

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It came after Conservative Douglas Ross said the latest restrictions were unnecessarily imposed. read more

Covid Latest: What's Going On With The Booster Rollout?

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Covid booster jabs have been made available to every double-vaccinated adult in the UK – so why are there reports of the campaign slowing? Eleven days ago, prime minister Boris Johnson announced that the booster programme would be prioritised as... read more

Covid: Boris Johnson Urges People To Get Their Booster Jab

153 Days ago News Source:

Boris Johnson has urged people to come forward to get a Covid booster jab, as the latest data suggests the Omicron variant of the virus may be milder than others. The prime minister used his Christmas message to tell people to get the... read more

Omicron Data Offers 'Glimmer Of Hope' At Christmas, Says Jenny Harries

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New data suggesting Omicron may be less likely to lead to serious illness than the Delta variant of coronavirus offers a “glimmer of Christmas hope”, a senior health official has said. But UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) chief executive Dr... read more

Omicron Could Be Dominant Strain In UK By Mid-December, Experts Warn

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Daily Covid-19 cases have reached their highest level in almost a year as experts warned the Omicron variant could become the dominant strain in the UK by mid-December. Analysis of Omicron by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) also found two... read more