NHS chief hails Covid memorial

NHS chief hails Covid memorial: Simon Stevens backs drive for St Paul’s tribute on behalf of all health staff as plans get the green light Sir Simon Stevens backed the Daily Mail’s campaign for a lasting Covid memorial It is planned for a breath-taking new entrance and chapel at St Paul’s Cathedral  Screens will show virtual […]

Boris Johnson hails the 'might of the private sector' vaccine success

Boris Johnson hails the ‘might of the private sector’ for success of vaccine drive amid claims Britain ‘is close to a deal’ that will end European threats to cut off supply of second doses The PM launched an impassioned defence of market forces as the lynchpin facilitating the jab drive  EU leaders had been toying […]

Prince William hails Brits’ 'incredible generosity' during Covid on Comic Relief

PRINCE William hailed the nation’s “incredible generosity” during Covid on tonight’s Comic Relief TV special. The Duke of Cambridge, 38, said last year’s effort raised £74million “at a time when Covid was really taking its toll”. 🦠 Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates… William, who is back in London after spending lockdown […]

Boris Johnson hails 'emotional day' as pupils return to school

Boris Johnson hails ‘big and emotional day’ after millions of pupils return to school with new testing regime – but warns that cases WILL go up and lockdown CAN’T be eased faster Teacher described ‘apprehension’ at students going back to school amid chaos over non-compulsory testing Most primary schools have reopened this morning, while secondary school […]