Coronavirus: Up to 41,220 COVID-19 deaths recorded in England and Wales

The ONS has released data revealing that 41,220 deaths linked with COVID-19 were registered in England and Wales between December and May. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our … Read more Coronavirus: Up to 41,220 COVID-19 deaths recorded in England and Wales

Brian Ross Investigates: COVID 19 – US Gov Warns Scammers Already Working Hard, Fake Equipment

Show Air Date 5/19/20: Scamdemic. It didn’t take long. The scammers are already hard at work with fake pandemic equipment, cures and come-ons. In a way, this really IS fake news! We’ll talk with the senior official at the Federal Trade Commission, Andrew Smith, with what you need to know. Plus, with friends like these… … Read more Brian Ross Investigates: COVID 19 – US Gov Warns Scammers Already Working Hard, Fake Equipment

Brian Ross Investigates – Special Edition: COVID-19 – US Gov Warns of Coronavirus Scams

We hope you enjoyed the preview of our 1-hour long show! Find where you can see the rest of the episode at 5pm and 9pm ET, here: https://lawandcrime.com/where-to-watch/ Full Show Info: Scamdemic. It didn’t take long. The scammers are already hard at work with fake pandemic equipment, cures and come-ons. In a way, this really … Read more Brian Ross Investigates – Special Edition: COVID-19 – US Gov Warns of Coronavirus Scams

Government keen to get people back into work after surge in unemployment claims due to coronavirus

The number of Britons claiming unemployment benefits soared to the highest level since 1996 in April as the coronavirus lockdown devastated the UK labour market. Work and Pensions Secretary Thérèse Coffey today spoke as the ONS revealed the number of unemployed people had increased by 50,000 to 1.35 million in the first quarter. Get the … Read more Government keen to get people back into work after surge in unemployment claims due to coronavirus

Pandemic drawing people together as ONS records a surge in a feeling of unity | ITV News

Proof, if any were needed, that the outbreak is bringing people together. The Office for National Statistics has recorded a surge in a feeling of unity across the UK. That’s due in part to the sterling efforts of communities up and down the country. In the latest in our series “In This Together”, Rupert Evelyn … Read more Pandemic drawing people together as ONS records a surge in a feeling of unity | ITV News

BREAKING NEWS: UK coronavirus deaths rise by 428 to 33,614

The number of UK coronavirus deaths have gone up by 428 to 33,614 and ONS data has revealed that 148,000 people in England potentially had the virus in the last two weeks. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: … Read more BREAKING NEWS: UK coronavirus deaths rise by 428 to 33,614

Recession looms as GDP plummets during coronavirus outbreak | ITV News

Output fell in March, across all sectors of the economy and, in many cases, at a record-breaking pace. The economy contracted by 5.8% in March, the biggest monthly fall that the ONS has ever recorded. All first estimates are subject to revisions but the ONS says it’s confident it’s got its sums right, that the … Read more Recession looms as GDP plummets during coronavirus outbreak | ITV News

Watch again: Boris Johnson faces PMQs and care home questions from Keir Starmer

Boris Johnson has announced a further £600 million for infection control in care homes. Opening PMQs in the Commons, Sir Keir Starmer said: “In his speech on Sunday the Prime Minister said we need to rapidly reverse the awful epidemic in our care homes, but earlier this year, and until 12 March, the Government’s own … Read more Watch again: Boris Johnson faces PMQs and care home questions from Keir Starmer

Matt Hancock says progress is being made in care homes as coronavirus deaths start to decrease

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said the the number of deaths from coronavirus in UK care homes is decreasing and that progress is being made. ONS figures show that whilst the total number of Covid-19 deaths in England and Wales fell for two weeks running up to the week ending May 1, the proportion discovered … Read more Matt Hancock says progress is being made in care homes as coronavirus deaths start to decrease

Black people in UK four times more likely to die of COVID-19: ONS

Black people are four times more likely to die of coronavirus than white people in the United Kingdom, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has said. The ONS said people of Bangladeshi, Pakistani and Indian origin are also at a significantly higher risk. The UK has the second-highest coronavirus death toll in the world, with … Read more Black people in UK four times more likely to die of COVID-19: ONS

Black Britons ‘twice as likely’ to die with coronavirus, says ONS

Shocking new official figures show that black people in England and Wales could be twice as likely to die from coronavirus as white people. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) The Office for National Statistics said the disparity was not all down to socio-economic or health differences – warning that the full causes were still unexplained. A stark reminder, … Read more Black Britons ‘twice as likely’ to die with coronavirus, says ONS

Coronavirus: Number of UK deaths decline from peak

There is a glimmer of hope as the total number of UK deaths decline from peak, new figures from the ONS suggest. There was a slight fall in the total number of deaths registered in England and Wales in the week ending 24 April – driven by a decrease in the number of hospital deaths, … Read more Coronavirus: Number of UK deaths decline from peak

What happens when lockdown ends? – BBC Newsnight

The economic effect of coronavirus will continue for years – what can be done to mitigate it? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F Data from the ONS released today has revealed that the poorest are dying of Covid-19 at double the rate of people in the richest areas. And, while measures introduced to fight the … Read more What happens when lockdown ends? – BBC Newsnight

Is Home Care the Next Covid-19 Crisis & What’s Next for Care Homes? | Good Morning Britain

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa A third of all coronavirus deaths in England and Wales are now happening in care homes, figures show. ONS data showed there were 2,000 coronavirus care home deaths in the week ending 17 April, double the previous week. Meanwhile thousands of isolated, vulnerable people living at home face “falling through … Read more Is Home Care the Next Covid-19 Crisis & What’s Next for Care Homes? | Good Morning Britain