The last hurrah? Brits prepare for 10th weekly salute

The last hurrah? Britain takes to the streets in 10th weekly salute to NHS key workers – as the event’s founder says this should be the final one Britons all over the country marked the 10th weekly Clap for Carers event tonight, paying tribute to the NHS The event sees people pay tribute and show […]

Europe must 'prepare for a second deadly wave of the coronavirus'

Europe must ‘prepare for a second deadly wave of the coronavirus’, WHO director warns, instead of celebrating dwindling daily figures Dr Hans Kluge, WHO director for Europe, fears a second wave in winter  He said he was ‘very concerned’ of a surge in cases which coincided with flu He urged countries to prepare now, rather […]

Africa should ‘prepare for the worst’ with coronavirus, WHO says

JOHANNESBURG — Africa should “prepare for the worst” as the coronavirus begins to spread locally, the World Health Organization’s director-general said Wednesday, while South Africa became the continent’s new focus of concern as cases nearly doubled to 116 from two days before. South Africa’s health minister, Zweli Mkhize, this week called that kind of rate […]

Thousands prepare to get off ship hit by coronavirus in California

Oakland: The cruise ship carrying at least 21 people infected with the coronavirus passed under the Golden Gate Bridge on Monday as federal and state officials in California prepared to receive thousands of people aboard the ship that has been idling off the coast of San Francisco. A man wears a mask aboard the Grand […]

How to prepare if your kids are sent home from school because of coronavirus

SCHOOLS in the UK are currently preparing online learning resources as they prepare for potential closures due to coronavirus.  As part of Boris Johnson’s 12-week “battle plan” against the covid-19 virus, schools may be forced to shut to contain the outbreak, but how can you prepare for this scenario? Currently Public Health England’s advice is […]