Coronavirus – The Latest: Is the decision to keep schools shut political?

Subscribe to our Coronavirus podcast with analysis of the impact on health, business and travel in the UK and beyond: https://www.playpodca.st/coronavirus

In this episode: The vast majority of England’s children remain at home, but how dangerous is a return to the classroom? Is education falling prey to attempts to fire up the economy? And would a cross-party consensus on the matter help Britain’s children?

The Telegraph’s Associate Editor, Camilla Tominey joins Theodora Louloudis to discuss when a nation of parents can hang up their homeschooling hats.

Read more about ‘support bubbles’: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/06/10/support-bubbles-mean-adults-living-alone-can-join-another-household/

Read more on why the UK economy is world’s biggest Covid-19 casualty: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2020/06/10/uk-economy-worlds-biggest-covid-19-casualty-oecd-warns/

Get 30 days’ free access to The Telegraph: https://telegraph.co.uk/audio?WT.mc_id=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo&utm_source=tmgoff&utm_medium=tmg_youtube&utm_content=offsite_televideo&utm_campaign=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo

Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Beijing Motor Show: First major trade show event since COVID-19
  • COVID-19: A third of tests in England cannot be processed by NHS app
  • Prime Minister Modi Offers Indian Vaccine Production Capacity to Help Humanity
  • Tracking COVID-19: Experts say virus could be worse than expected
  • BREAKING: Four officers injured and 10 people arrested at London COVID-19 protest
  • Leave a Comment