January 7, 2021

Critically ill Covid-19 patients to receive new drugs

Prof Jonathan Van-Tam described it as a 'significant' step forward for increasing survival of patients in intensive care with Covid-19
January 7, 2021

‘Tsunami’ of misinformation’ led to ‘drop in vaccine willingness’

Willingness around the vaccine was 'relatively high' in April and May but since discussion around vaccines had increased, that had ebbed away
January 7, 2021

Businesses revising outlooks not just concentrating on repairing balance sheets

The beginning of 2021 was not supposed to be like this.
January 7, 2021

40 firefighters rush to tower block blaze in London

The smoke was seen some distance away from the area
January 7, 2021

Live: PM makes TV address to reveal Covid vaccine battleplan

New Army-led distribution plan for vaccines has been drawn up by battlefield planners
January 7, 2021

Boots coronavirus vaccine: Full list of stores offering Covid jab from next week

BOOTS is set to offer coronavirus vaccines in its stores from as early as next week to help out with the government rollout. The health and beauty retailer will initially open three COVID-19 vaccination sites.
January 7, 2021

National Express and Megabus suspend services

National Express is suspending coach travel in the UK from Monday and does not expect to resume its service until March.
January 7, 2021

Bitcoin: why the price has exploded – and where it goes from here

Some say the world's leading cryptocurrency will hit six figures before Christmas. Are they right?
January 7, 2021

The 45 places in north of England with highest Covid rates, ranked

Here is the latest official data
January 7, 2021

One in four deaths in lead-up to Christmas were Covid-related

One expert predicts a rise in deaths registered over next fortnight
January 7, 2021

Superdrug offers covid vaccine: You can now get vaccine at Superdrug – full list of stores

SUPERDRUG has given the go ahead for five of its high street pharmacies to deliver the coronavirus jab. Stores in Guildford, Leeds, Manchester, Basingstoke, and Bristol will take part in England's biggest vaccination roll-out to date.
January 7, 2021

Patients turning down Pfizer jab ‘because they want the English one’

Those patients will be given the Oxford vaccine later – but time might be against them