Rise in traffic during coronavirus lockdown is ‘worrying’ says medical director

About This Source - The Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, known online as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B. Sleigh in 1855 as Daily Telegraph & Courier.

Three Recent Telegraph Stories:

  • Primary school girl learns sign language to bring cheer to hero delivery driver
  • ‘A national treasure’: Mourners pay tribute to Dame Vera Lynn
  • Coronavirus – The Latest: Science or sexism? The beauty industry’s slow reopening
  • Yvonne Doyle, Public Health England’s Medical Director, said there had been a “worrying trend” of an increase in motor vehicle traffic.

    She urged people to stay at home and stop leaving the house in their cars.
    She also added that the number of hospital admissions in the Midlands was worrying.

    While the reporting has been focussed on London, the pandemic’s UK hotspot, the Midlands has seen an uptick, she said.

    Coronavirus latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/coronavirus-uk-news-latest-deaths-tests-flights-nhs-ventilators/?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.

    Leave a Comment