Daughter of suspected COVID-19 victim begins legal action against Matt Hancock

Published at 9:22pm 21st June 2020. (Updated at 12:11am 22nd June 2020) The daughter of an 88-year-old man who died of suspected COVID-19 in a care home has formally begun legal action against the health secretary. Sky News revealed earlier this month that Dr Cathy Gardner had served a pre-action letter on Matt Hancock demanding […]

Grigor Dimitrov ‘so sorry’ after testing positive for coronavirus | Sport

Grigor Dimitrov says he is “sorry for any harm I might have caused” after revealing he has tested positive for coronavirus. The Bulgarian announced his positive test on Instagram just moments before world No 1 Novak Djokovic was due to face Andrey Rublev in the final of the Adria Tour exhibition series in Croatia, leading […]

Germany’s coronavirus reproduction rate jumps, indicating rising contagion

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88 on Sunday, up from 1.79 a day earlier, health authorities said, a rate showing infections are rising above the level needed to contain the disease over the longer term. FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint news conference with Bavarian Prime Minister Markus […]

Three coronavirus deaths in the Anglia region – the lowest daily figure since Monday | Anglia

The NHS reported on Sunday that three more patients had died with Covid-19 in hospitals in the Anglia region. It is the lowest daily figure reported since Monday when one patient was reported although the numbers do tend to fall as weekend because of delays in notification. On Saturday 16 deaths were announced with four […]

Further coronavirus deaths recorded at Greater Manchester’s hospitals

Another two coronavirus deaths have been recorded at Greater Manchester’s hospitals. It comes after the region’s hospital death toll reached 2,000 yesterday (Saturday). Some 2,007 people have now passed away having contracted COVID-19 at Greater Manchester’s NHS trusts. The figures do not include deaths in the community, such as care homes, so the true number […]

Kate Garraway pens Father’s Day tribute to her husband amid Covid-19 battle

Kate Garraway has penned an emotional Father’s Day tribute to her husband as he battles to recover from coronavirus. Derek Draper, 52, was taken to hospital at the end of March after he was displaying coronavirus symptoms and struggling to breathe. The Good Morning Britain presenter said it was a “tough day”, adding that her […]

More than 60 new cases of coronavirus reported across north Wales

MORE than 60 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in north Wales, health chiefs have said. Public Health Wales has confirmed across Wales, there have been 100 new cases of the virus recorded. Of those, 66 were in the Betsi Cadwaladr University Heath Board area. There were 30 recorded on Anglesey, 18 in Gwynedd, […]