The final part of a mini-series of three articles on obesity policy for ConservativeHome this week.
Posts Tagged: healthcare
There will be real anger about the prospect of a digital winter break – unless there’s a very serious surge in deaths.
Graham Brady: The Government must account properly for the full cost of lockdowns, restrictions – and Covid-19 itself
Publishing this information may lead to a more realistic understanding from the public of the real costs of the current strategy.
Correcting a deficiency could halve the infection rates in vulnerable groups – and more than halve the death rate for those who get infected.
Our campaign for Government assessments of lockdown effects on lives and livelihoods begins to pay off
If this morning’s reports are correct, Sunak should be congratulated for starting to take action.
Raghib Ali: The Government needs a Plan B for Covid-19, lives and livelihoods. Here’s how one would work.
It is based on the Swedish approach – but with much better protection of the vulnerable, especially in care homes.
Rob Stark meets a bloody end in Game of Thrones. But he won every battle he fought first – and the Greater Manchester Mayor is following his example.
Andy Street: It’s time to accept that HS2 is a done deal – part of caring for livelihoods as well as lives in our region
As the short-term economy comes under immense strain, we should support the UK’s biggest single long-term investment.
The new testing plan that Johnson believes will help him control the virus – and win back the support of Conservative MPs
Downing Street itself has been driving the moonshot, working with scientists, laboratories, companies and deliverers: a new operational system, in short.
Government needs to reform the stucture of expert advice, and publish serious analysis of the cost of the options they face.
The London Borough of Bromley, which I am proud to represent, is a case in point – because cases remain relatively low.
Chris Green: We are following a failing Covid strategy and its costs are too high. That’s why I quit the Government.
There have been 20,000 fewer GP referrals to hospital in Bolton compared to last year. We need a full assessment from Ministers of the national situation.
Three actions that Ministers must take if we’re to live without fear. Or else they and we will be lost.
If the public conversation about lives and livelihoods doesn’t change, we risk being trapped in semi-lockdown semi-permanently.
He thinks it’s worth exposing himself to fire in order to move in for the kill both in Parliament and outside it.
Splitting the difference between clear alternatives may not be sustainable during the coming rough months.