UK: “The role of the leader of the opposition is to ask the difficult questions.”

Allyson Pollock, director, Newcastle University Centre for Excellence in Regulatory Science points to decades of cuts in the UK’s National Health Service which have left the system barren at the local level. Underfunding of local laboratories explain why Britain’s behind on mass testing, Pollock tells The France 24 Debate. After the election of Keir Starmer … Read more UK: “The role of the leader of the opposition is to ask the difficult questions.”

Coronavirus survivor says he recorded a goodbye message to his family while in intensive care

When Matt Dockray was in intensive care with coronavirus, he recorded a goodbye message to his family in case he didn’t make it. With the help of the NHS he got better and says he is almost back to how he was before the ordeal. Coronavirus the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/coronavirus-news-latest-uk-cases-covid-19-boris-johnson-updates/?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 … Read more Coronavirus survivor says he recorded a goodbye message to his family while in intensive care

Coronavirus: David Cameron praises ‘tough and resilient’ Boris Johnson in his Covid-19 fight

Former Prime Minister, David Cameron, sent his well wishes to Boris Johnson as he remains in the ICU fighting Covid-19. ​The PM spent the night fighting coronavirus in intensive care after his symptoms worsened, prompting an outpouring of support from around the world. Keep up to date with the latest coronavirus developments: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/coronavirus-news-latest-uk-cases-covid-19-boris-johnson-updates/ Get the … Read more Coronavirus: David Cameron praises ‘tough and resilient’ Boris Johnson in his Covid-19 fight

Inside a COVID-19 intensive care ward

The Royal Bournemouth Hospital’s intensive care unit is just one of the ICUs across the UK dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. They currently have seven critically ill coronavirus patients on the ICU, six of whom are on ventilators. This is the first time cameras have been allowed to film inside a UK ICU. Coronavirus latest … Read more Inside a COVID-19 intensive care ward

Prime Minister Boris Johnson admitted to intensive care

Downing Street announced on April 6 that Boris Johnson had been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened. A statement from Number 10 said: “Over the course of this afternoon, the condition of the Prime Minister has worsened and, on the advice of his medical team, he has been moved to the Intensive … Read more Prime Minister Boris Johnson admitted to intensive care

Every Dog Breed Explained (Part 1) | WIRED

Gail Miller Bisher, best known as the voice of the Westminster Kennel Club, sits down with WIRED to talk about every single dog breed recognized by the American Kennel Club. Gail goes over the seven major groups of dogs (hound, toy, sporting, non-sporting, herding, working, and terrier) and what makes each and every dog breed … Read more Every Dog Breed Explained (Part 1) | WIRED

Watch again: Dominic Raab joined by Chris Whitty for daily coronavirus briefing

The government will deliver the daily briefing update on the coronavirus pandemic after PM Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital on Sunday night. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab is joined by Professor Dame Angela McLean and Chief Medical Officer Sir Chris Whitty who returns after self-isolating due to coronavirus. Keep up with the latest coronavirus news … Read more Watch again: Dominic Raab joined by Chris Whitty for daily coronavirus briefing

Daleks, rapping police and dance routines: creative ways we are being encouraged to stay home

The UK is well into its Covid-19 lockdown and to stave off cabin fever, Britons across the nation are coming up with innovative ways to encourage people to stay at home. From dalek’s to rapping and dancing police, here are just a few of them. For the latest coronavirus developments as they happen, follow our … Read more Daleks, rapping police and dance routines: creative ways we are being encouraged to stay home

Piers Morgan grills Nicola Sturgeon after chief medical officer contradicts self-isolation advice

Nicola Sturgeon has admitted that quickly sacking her chief medical officer for twice visiting her second home “may have been easier” than her resigning a day later after an excruciating press conference.. The First Minister said she was “trying to make the best judgments” by attempting to keep Dr Catherine Calderwood in post in the … Read more Piers Morgan grills Nicola Sturgeon after chief medical officer contradicts self-isolation advice

Novak Djokovic plays tennis using frying pans as he keeps up his skills while in lockdown

Tennis champion Novak Djokovic has refused to let the coronavirus lockdown get in the way of some healthy competition. The men’s world number one took to social media to share a clip of himself playing tennis in his house with some new equipment….frying pans! The Serb, who has recently donated €1million to help buy medical … Read more Novak Djokovic plays tennis using frying pans as he keeps up his skills while in lockdown