Sunday, March 22, 2020

Factory and shop closures 'will push UK into deep recession'

Factory and high street store closures after the coronavirus outbreak will push the UK into a deep recession this year, a study of...

Pregnant Carrie Symonds avoids visitors despite living above Boris Johnson’s coronavirus ‘war rooms’

PREGNANT Carrie Symonds is avoiding all visitors as she lives above Boris Johnson’s coronavirus ‘war rooms’ in Westminster. Ms Symonds, 32, cancelled her birthday...

NHS staff feel like 'cannon fodder' over lack of coronavirus protection

Frontline NHS staff are not getting the protective equipment they need to treat coronavirus patients, leaving them feeling like “cannon fodder”, a grassroots...

Coronavirus: gambling firms urged to impose betting cap of £50 a day

MPs have implored online gambling firms to impose a temporary betting cap of £50 a day during the Covid-19 crisis, as evidence emerged...

Doctors’ chief says NHS staff fighting coronavirus feel like ‘lambs to the slaughter’ over...

DESPERATE doctors and nurses feel like “lambs to the slaughter” as they wage Britain’s war against coronavirus without the right protective equipment. Doctors’ chief...

Doctors feel like 'lambs to the slaughter' without COV19 protective equipment

Doctors feel like "lambs to the slaughter" after being sent to battle the coronavirus outbreak without necessary protection equipment, a...

The coronavirus is leading to a whole new way of economic thinking | Larry...

Rishi Sunak says the measures he has announced to support the economy are without precedent in peacetime – and he’s right. Never before...

Tories refuse to rule out tougher coronavirus lockdown measures as minister warns ‘this is...

A TORY minister has refused to rule out tougher coronavirus lockdown measures and warned Brits "this is not a game". Robert Jenrick said the...

Downing St draws up Covid-19 'Designated Survivor plan' reports claim

Downing Street has reportedly drawn up a "designated survivor" plan which will clarify who is in charge in the event that...

Austerity left NHS 'vulnerable' in coronavirus fight, says Jeremy Corbyn

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said that despite the work of  NHS staff a decade of cuts has made the Covid-19...

Jeremy Hunt says ‘we have a chance’ of stopping coronavirus having devastating impact on...

JEREMY Hunt said Britain still “has a chance” of stopping coronavirus devastating our NHS in the same way it wreaked havoc in Italy. The...

Coronavirus pandemic – all you need to know as Brits told to stay away...

NHS workers beg Boris Johnson for more protective equipment in coronavirus fightA group of almost 4,000 NHS workers have launched a desperate plea...

Tighter lockdown could follow if COV19 isolation advice ignored, minister warns

A Cabinet minister has warned that the UK could face a tighter lockdown if people don't follow new guidance to stay...

Coronavirus exposes society’s fragility. Let’s find solutions that endure once it’s over | Kenan...

In a crisis, a society often reveals both its best aspects and its worst. So it is with Covid-19. On the one hand...

The coronavirus crisis ignites a bonfire of Conservative party orthodoxies | Andrew Rawnsley

The coronavirus doesn’t respect national borders, political ideologies or conventional thinking. As governments scramble to try to contain the pandemic and mitigate the...

Oh, Rachel Johnson, you’re never related to the prime minister? You’ve kept that quiet...

As an accomplished writer, Rachel Johnson is understandably narked to be known primarily as “the sister of Boris Johnson”, or nowadays, “the sister...

Five million self-employed workers call for coronavirus cash lifeline or see the economy face...

  AN army of five million strivers is calling for a coronavirus cash lifeline to save them from going bust. Chancellor Rishi Sunak was warned...

Hair salons must be added to the lockdown list and close their doors to...

HAIRDRESSING salons must be added to the lockdown list to help stop the coronavirus spread, Ministers have been warned. All crimpers along with beauty...

This Mother’s Day the best present we can give to those who gave us...

TODAY is Mother’s Day. It is a day when we all celebrate the sacrifice and the effort of those who gave us life. And...

Priti Patel hails NHS staff, police and firefighters as ‘glue that holds Britain together’

THE Home Secretary has hailed public service workers as the “glue” holding Britain together. Priti Patel praised NHS staff, police and firefighters for their...

UK virus lockdown began after France 'threatened to close border with Britain'

France threatened to close its border with Britain unless it introduced shutdown measures to stop the threat of Coronavirus, aides...

'We must do whatever we can to hep each other through pandemic'

The Three Musketeers were gallivanting around France nearly 400 years before Covid-19 threatened to overwhelm it. But their legendary motto is...

Brits must stay away from mums on Mother's Day, Boris Johnson orders

Boris Johnson today tells the nation’s sons and daughters to keep away from mum this Mother’s Day. The Prime Minister has...

Care homes in crisis due to Priti Patel's point based immigration system

Care homes and catering outlets face massive staff shortages because of the red tape surrounding Priti Patel’s points based immigration system....

'Brits need coronavirus reassurance like French President Macron's'

I watched the French president Emmanuel Macron deliver his speech to the nation on Monday evening, as he announced the “lockdown”,...

'Downing Street strategy has finally turned from individual to collective needs'

The lights are going out all over the Palace of Westminster. Restaurants, bars, banqueting suites and offices went dark even before...

'Coronavirus is an attack on humans and will only be beaten by acts of...

We live in uncharted territory. As a nation, we have never been here before. And we cannot be sure, beyond hope,...

Isolated Britain – cartoon

Chris Riddell on the coronavirus crisis•You can buy your own print of this cartoon Continue reading... READ SOURCE

Heartbroken girl's letter to Boris Johnson after coronavirus ends birthday party

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has praised a young girl for cancelling her birthday party because of the coronavirus pandemic. ...