With around 20 million visits in March, according to one estimate, surely fitness studios should have been at the centre of outbreaks.
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From looking at a selection of other destinations, it’s clear that England is one of the last to enforce coverings in shops.
Anthony Browne: It’s time to drop the defeatist narrative about Britain and Covid-19. We have had many successes.
The coverage of death rates in this country has been lacking in nuance – leading people to have skewed perceptions of the UK’s performance.
Union battles, parental resistance and court cases: why the UK isn’t alone across Europe in getting schools to reopen
France and Germany have also met resistance in trying to get children back to the classroom.
Shanker Singham: As Johnson prepares to talk to Von der Leyen, here’s how to end the row over the Northern Ireland protocol
Like it or not, the EU agreed to two customs territories on the island of Ireland – and a solution to the disagreement flows from that fact.
The priority must be to get rid of the virus – anything to jeopardise that could push travel even further way.
The FT claims the UK has the worst in the world. But that’s only if you ignore the other ways it can be measured.
Blood tests at airports, robot microbe killers, and attendants in PPE: How Covid-19 will affect the future of travel
Various new measures are being created to cope with the threat of the virus, with huge ramifications for tourism.
By all indications, the country’s citizens have been some of Europe’s most compliant in observing lockdown.
Trying to decipher which Government has been “best” and “worst” at handling the crisis is a tricky endeavour.
David Davis: The Government’s track and trace scheme needs a volunteer army if the lockdown is to end any time soon
It will require up to 50,000 people, not 18,000. Or else we’re set to be in shutdown for the duration – with baleful economic consequences.
Liam Fox: How to assess virus death rates properly. Those making make simplistic judgements are unlikely to enhance their reputations.
Figures from national reported statistics suggest that the UK is in the middle of the range – above Germany & America but below Belgium & Spain.
Over a billion PPE items isn’t “shambolic”. The Deputy Chief Medical Officer was right. We need a more adult conversation about PPE.
From medical equipment, to herd immunity, to data collection, everything has been reduced and given no nuance.
Some regions have already started to ease off lockdown measures. Here are their plans so far:
Eamonn Butler: After the lockdown. If there is a role for the state, it is in getting out of the way of recovery.
It should remove those taxes and regulations that will stop business from applying their ingenuity on the problem of rebuilding from the ruins.