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Coronavirus: Health experts 'frustrated' by low UK virus testing
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:21:04 GMT
Some 2,921 people have died with coronavirus in UK hospitals, as PHE calls for more NHS staff testing.
Coronavirus: Interest-free overdraft plan for struggling borrowers
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:48:48 GMT
The UK's finance watchdog plans to end a "banking lottery" for those affected by coronavirus.
Coronavirus: Shoppers face 'essential items' confusion
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 09:46:34 GMT
The government says you should only shop for "basic necessities" - but what does that actually mean?
Eddie Large: Comedian dies aged 78 with coronavirus
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 13:58:08 GMT
The peformer, who was 78, found fame as part of the double act Little and Large.
Coronavirus: Doctors face agonising life-death decisions
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 13:53:00 GMT
Medics are told they will need to decide who gets the most critical care as coronavirus spreads
Coronavirus: Paramedic 'emotional' as stranger buys food shop
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 13:47:08 GMT
Applause from shoppers "made me feel special after a tough run of shifts", says David Tillyer.
Coronavirus: Man jailed for coughing on police officer
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:24:19 GMT
Adam Lewis told the officer "I am Covid and I am going to cough in your face and you will get it".
Labour leadership ballot closes
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 11:00:41 GMT
Either Rebecca Long-Bailey, Lisa Nandy or Sir Keir Starmer will be announced as leader on Saturday.
Coronavirus: Boots staff feel 'unsafe' as shoppers still browse makeup
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:25:02 GMT
Employees fear risk of coronavirus when staffing aisles selling non-essential items.
Coronavirus: 'Lower priority' crime cases put on hold
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:05:13 GMT
Suspected fraudsters and gangsters should not be charged to avoid "clogging up courts", says guidance.
Coronavirus: Pets at Home seeing ‘exceptional demand’
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:40:33 GMT
'Vital role' of animals for households during the coronavirus pandemic lifts retailer's profit.
Birth in a pandemic: 'You are stronger than you think'
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 23:09:29 GMT
Coronavirus is throwing many birth plans up in the air and leading some health trusts to increase home births.
Coronavirus: Should the UK use drones to disinfect public spaces?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 23:51:11 GMT
A group is calling for a change in regulation so drones can spray disinfectant in public places
How Matt Lucas' Baked Potato Song will help feed NHS workers
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:25:17 GMT
The Little Britain star is releasing his Baked Potato Song to raise funds for the FeedNHS campaign.
Coronavirus: Paramedic protective kit 'only fit for making sandwiches'
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 13:44:57 GMT
A London paramedic says he does not feel protected while treating patients with suspected coronavirus.
Coronavirus: No wake, no funeral, just prayers in a cemetery
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 05:51:12 GMT
How coronavirus has robbed families of traditional rituals associated with death.
Coronavirus: 'I don't want a flight voucher, where's my refund?'
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 12:59:47 GMT
The airlines' trade body wants to give vouchers for cancelled flights but passengers are unhappy.
Coronavirus: The restaurants feeding hospital staff
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 23:03:54 GMT
Chefs whose businesses have shut have been volunteering to feed NHS staff working around the clock.
Coronavirus: Are loss of smell and taste key symptoms?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 00:06:46 GMT
However, experts say a fever and a cough are still the main ones to look out for.
Coronavirus: Meet the ex-NHS staff who are returning to work
Thu, 02 Apr 2020 00:27:30 GMT
Thousands of ex-NHS staff have returned to work to help fight coronavirus after a government appeal.