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Covid England: Third wave is NOT over despite falling cases

England’s Covid third wave is NOT over despite falling cases and there will be ‘bumpy moments’ this autumn and winter, warns deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam Professor Jonathan Van-Tam rejected claims the pandemic was ‘all over bar the shouting’ today He warned Britain was likely to face some ‘bumpy moments’ during the autumn… Read More »

Covid-19 news: New three-tier coronavirus system announced for England

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool A television shows Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaking in the House of Commons in London, as customers sit at tables inside the Richmond Pub in Liverpool, UKPAUL ELLIS/AFP via Getty Images Latest coronavirus news as… Read More »

More pharmacies in England to offer free heart checks

More pharmacies in England will start offering people free, on-the-spot heart check-ups from next month. Shoppers would have their blood pressure and cholesterol tested. The programme, which could expand to every pharmacy in England, should prevent up to 150,000 heart attacks and strokes within a decade, say experts. It is part of the government’s plan… Read More »