You Can Get Covid-19 And Flu At The Same Time – And It Can Be Deadly

Health experts have warned that people can get both flu and Covid-19 at the same time, and the consequences can be deadly. Speaking at a media briefing on this year’s flu vaccine, Public Health England’s medical director Professor Yvonne Doyle warned that those at high risk of flu are most at risk of Covid-19, too. A new […]

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You Can Get Covid-19 And Flu At The Same Time – And It Can Be Deadly

Health experts have warned that people can get both flu and Covid-19 at the same time, and the consequences can be deadly. Speaking at a media briefing on this year’s flu vaccine, Public Health England’s medical director Professor Yvonne Doyle warned that those at high risk of flu are most at risk of Covid-19, too. A new […]

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Boris Johnson To Hold Emergency Cobra Meeting On Coronavirus On Tuesday

Boris Johnson will hold a meeting of the emergency Cobra committee on Tuesday, before an expected announcement of new coronavirus restrictions. The prime minister will on Monday hold talks with leaders in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, as well as cabinet colleagues ahead of a full meeting of top ministers tomorrow. He is expected to […]

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Tory MP ‘Simply Forgot’ To Wear Face Mask During Hour-Long Train Ride

Tory MP Danny Kruger claims he “quite simply forgot” to wear a face mask for the entire duration of an hour-long train journey.  The Devizes MP was caught out by a member of the public travelling unmasked between Hungerford and London Paddington on Monday morning.  After a tweet of him flouting Covid-19 rules went viral, […]

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Claudia Winkleman Admits She’s ‘Waiting To Be Fired’ From Strictly As She Talks Imposter Syndrome

Claudia Winkleman may be one of the best things about Strictly Come Dancing, but the presenter has admitted she is “just waiting to be fired” from the show.  Claudia, who co-hosts the BBC ballroom competition with Tess Daly, opened up about how she suffers with imposter syndrome, and often thinks she will be replaced.  However, in […]

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UK Facing 50,000 Covid Cases A Day Within Weeks If Rise Is Not Halted, Says Top Scientist

Chief scientific officer Patrick Vallance has warned there could be 50,000 daily cases of Covid-19 by mid-October and 200 deaths a day by mid-November if nothing changes.  Speaking at a snap public briefing in Downing Street on Monday alongside chief medical officer Chris Whitty, he laid out what the country will face if the current […]

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Trump Calls It A ‘Beautiful Thing’ That Cops Struck Journalist Ali Velshi With Rubber Bullet

US President Donald Trump called it “the most beautiful thing” that MSNBC journalist Ali Velshi was struck in the knee with a rubber bullet while he was covering a peaceful protest in Minneapolis in May. Trump inexplicably deemed it “law and order” as a campaign rally crowd in Minnesota cheered him on Friday. Velshi was […]

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Exclusive: Public Want Test And Trace Taken Off Private Firms

The vast majority of people think large private firms should be stripped of their test and trace contract and the job handed to town halls, says a new poll.  The Survation survey, shared exclusively with HuffPost UK, shows 74% want local public health teams, rather than Serco and Sitel, to run NHS Test and Trace.  […]

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