An estimated one in eight people in England had had Covid-19 by December last year, up from one in 11 in November, new figures show. Antibody data on infection in private households suggests that one in 10 in Wales had also been infected by December, alongside one in 13 in Northern Ireland and one in 11 in Scotland..
The coronavirus crisis has taken a âdevastating tollâ on young peopleâs mental wellbeing, with the unemployed more likely to feel anxious and depressed, a new study suggests. Research by The Princeâs Trust suggested the experience of young people not in education employment or training is more negative than those in work and training..
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said he is self-isolating after coming into close contact with someone who has tested positive for coronavirus. He said he was alerted by the NHS app on Monday evening, having led a Downing Street press conference..
Coronavirus vaccines will be offered to millions of over 70s and the clinically extremely vulnerable from this week as the Government expands the rollout amid a border crackdown to keep out new strains..
Mesut Ozil travelled to Turkey on Sunday ahead of his expected move to Fenerbahce. The Super Lig club posted photographs of Arsenal midfielder Ozil boarding a plane and tweeted: âOur club is bringing Mesut Ozil to Istanbul to continue the transfer processes.â.
Three out of four ambulance staff are at âbreaking pointâ, suffering low morale..
A Royal Navy medic has said taking part in the mass Covid-19 vaccination drive has been her âproudest momentâ..
Britain should not try to edit or censor its past, the Communities secretary, Robin Jenrick has said.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the UK is ânearly on the home straightâ as 324,000 doses of coronavirus vaccines were administered in the space of 24 hours..
All travel corridors will be scrapped from Monday in an attempt to curb coronavirus cases, the Government has announced. The new measures come after a travel ban was announced on arrivals from South America, Portugal and Cape Verde due to the emergence of a new variant in Brazil..