No COVID-19 deaths reported in England for first time in a year

By Leslie Young Global News Posted May 10, 2021 1:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Most of the United Kingdom … Read More

U.K. hospitals struggle as new coronavirus variant takes heavy toll

England’s National Health Service is accustomed to tough winters — and caring for people on overcrowded wards sometimes means moving patients into the corridor. But this is different. Now some … Read More

Britain cut off from Europe, other countries over new coronavirus strain

Trucks waiting to get out of Britain backed up for miles and people were left stranded at airports Monday as dozens of countries around the world slapped tough travel restrictions … Read More

Boris Johnson to end England’s coronavirus lockdown on Dec. 2, implement tiered system

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to end an England-wide lockdown as scheduled on Dec. 2 and will announce a return to regional restrictions as statistics show that coronavirus infections … Read More

England, Greece, parts of Italy return to coronavirus lockdown

Several European countries have reintroduced lockdown measures and other restrictions as new coronavirus infections surge across the continent. British lawmakers approved a month-long lockdown in England, voting on Wednesday in favour of … Read More

England, parts of Italy return to coronavirus lockdown

Several European countries have reintroduced lockdown measures and other restrictions as new coronavirus infections surge across the continent. British lawmakers approved a month-long lockdown in England, voting on Wednesday in favour of … Read More

U.K.’s Johnson defends 2nd coronavirus lockdown, rejects criticism of delay

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday defended his decision to impose a second national lockdown, brushing aside criticism that weeks of delay have meant thousands more infections and hundreds … Read More

England’s 4-week COVID-19 lockdown to last longer if cases don’t fall: minister

A new national lockdown in England may have to last longer than the planned four weeks if coronavirus infection rates don’t fall quickly enough, a senior government minister said Sunday. … Read More

Boris Johnson to unveil new UK coronavirus measures amid growing cases, criticism

LONDON, Oct 11 (Reuters) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will set out new measures to try to contain a growing coronavirus crisis on Monday, outlining three new alert levels … Read More

Scottish independence support strengthened by COVID-19 divisions: polls

On March 3, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson fatefully implied that close contact with COVID-19 patients was nothing to worry about. “I was at a hospital the other night where … Read More

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