Sally Abel Didn’t Think Her Husband Would Survive COVID-19 | Good Morning Britain

Sally Abel Didn’t Think Her Husband Would Survive Novel Coronavirus David Abel’s wife Sally Abel told UK’s Good Morning Britain show how she feared her husband would not survive the acute pneumonia he got as a consequence of contracting Covid-19 aboard the infamous Diamond Princess cruise ship, off Japan. David and Sally Abel were stranded … Read more Sally Abel Didn’t Think Her Husband Would Survive COVID-19 | Good Morning Britain

David and Sally Abel Have Recovered from Coronavirus

Wondering if David and Sally Abel have recovered from coronavirus? Speaking on his YouTube Channel, David Abel explained to visitors asking about his recovery that he and his wife Sally Abel had both received “negative results on Friday the 13th” and would therefore, in his opinion, be returning from Japan to the UK soon. David … Read more David and Sally Abel Have Recovered from Coronavirus

David and Sally Abel Still Recovering From Coronavirus in Japan

David and Sally Abel, the British couple who were caught up on the Diamond Princess off Japan are recovering from coronavirus, Covid-19 and resultant pneumonia in a Japanese hospital. As the virus spreads globally, the couple are still live blogging their exploits from a hospital bed, from David Abel’s “David Abel Celebrant Training” YouTube channel. … Read more David and Sally Abel Still Recovering From Coronavirus in Japan

Coronavirus: British couple David and Sally Abel say they are recovering well from the disease

From the UK’s Telegraph: David and Sally Abel, who were diagnosed with coronavirus on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan have said they are recovering well from the disease. Addressing the world via his YouTube channel, David Abel explained that he and his wife are being well looked after and will be tested … Read more Coronavirus: British couple David and Sally Abel say they are recovering well from the disease

Coronavirus: Son of Briton on cruise ship says dad ‘giving up hope’ | ITV News

The son of quarantined cruise ship Briton David Abel said his dad has “given up hope”. Stephen Abel has been talking daily to father David and mother Sally on board the Diamond Princess and told ITV News he has seen a “huge change” since the pair tested positive for the coronavirus on Tuesday. He has … Read more Coronavirus: Son of Briton on cruise ship says dad ‘giving up hope’ | ITV News

British couple with coronavirus ‘will not be on evacuation flight’

A British couple who had been asking the UK government to organise a repatriation flight for passengers stuck on a cruise ship in Japan will not be on the plane after testing positive for coronavirus. David Abel said in a video on Facebook that he and his wife, Sally, were being taken to a hostel as … Read more British couple with coronavirus ‘will not be on evacuation flight’

Brits on stricken ship worry they have tested positive for virus | ITV News

A British couple on board the cruise ship quarantined in Japan fear they have tested positive for coronavirus. David and Sally Abel have posted regular updates from on board the Diamond Princess, which is quarantined near Yokohama, Japan. Mr Abel said the couple were well and had passed all medical checks run by the ship, … Read more Brits on stricken ship worry they have tested positive for virus | ITV News

Coronavirus: British couple on cruise ship ‘test positive’ – BBC News

A British couple, quarantined on a cruise ship off the coast of Japan, have tested positive for the coronavirus. Sally and David Abel are among 74 British citizens, on the vessel, the Diamond Princess. Japanese officials say there are on-board 542 confirmed cases, making it the largest cluster outside China. The UK Foreign Office says … Read more Coronavirus: British couple on cruise ship ‘test positive’ – BBC News

British couple on cruise ship ‘may have coronavirus’

A British couple on board the Diamond Princess, the quarantined cruise ship in Japan, where hundreds of people have come down with coronavirus – have told their son that they have both tested positive for the virus. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) David and Sally Abel have been pleading with the UK government to fly them home. The … Read more British couple on cruise ship ‘may have coronavirus’

COVID-19: British couple diagnosed with coronavirus

A further 88 passengers on board the Diamond Prince cruise ship have been diagnosed with COVID-19, including a British couple. David and Sally Abel have been posting regular updates from the Diamond Princess, which is docked off the coast of Japan. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews … Read more COVID-19: British couple diagnosed with coronavirus

More about David and Sally Abel

David and Sally Abel are a couple who found themselves caught up in the start of a health crisis, when the cruise liner they were sailing on, the Diamond Princess, held passengers who contracted the novel Coronavirus, off the coast of Japan.

Their regular postings to social media and video link-ups with news agencies saw them rise to an amount of fame during their time on the stricken ship.

David Abel posts regular updates, including live Vlog items, on his YouTube Channel.

Conflicting reports suggested the couple did contract the virus in February 2020, and that they may be flown back to Britain. It later transpired they had contracted coronavirus, and Covid-19 – the complication – as well as pneumonia as a result of the virus.

The couple had been quarantined on the ship, which docked off Japan, for several weeks.

They were hospitalised in Japan, as of February 26 2020.

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