COVID-19: What do kids think of lockdown?

About This Source - Sky News

Sky News is a British free-to-air television news channel and organisation. Sky News is distributed via a radio news service, and through online channels. It is owned by Sky Group, a division of Comcast. John Ryley is the head of Sky News, a role he has held since June 2006.

Recent from Sky News:

  • Press Preview – A first look inside Monday’s newspapers
  • BREAKING NEWS: All schools in England to reopen on 8 March as PM plots course to ease lockdown
  • Briton becomes youngest woman to row solo across the Atlantic
  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: What do kids think of lockdown?” – below is their description.

    With the UK a few weeks into its third lockdown, we asked four young people what they thought of coronavirus – and how it’s impacted their lives.

    Sky News YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    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

  • Businesses celebrating the Covid-19 vaccine rollout | 7NEWS
  • Major milestone in Queensland’s COVID recovery | 7NEWS
  • UK’s Johnson to start lifting lockdown as vaccines reach one-third of adults
  • Italian town reflects on one year of the living under a pandemic
  • Inside Parliament: Scomo: Sorry, not sorry
  • In This Story: Lockdown

    During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

    3 Recent Items: Lockdown

  • UK’s Johnson to start lifting lockdown as vaccines reach one-third of adults
  • Italian town reflects on one year of the living under a pandemic
  • Covid-19: Boris Johnson to unveil ‘cautious’ England lockdown exit plan @BBC News live – BBC
  • Leave a Comment