“That will set out how we can take these graduated steps back to what will be a different normality.”
Posts Tagged: Public Health
The public are hungry for genuine information, says Sir David Spiegelhalter, but are instead being fed “a sort of ‘number theatre'”.
The former Brexit Secretary says that ministers now have the chance to fine-tune sweeping policies imposed at the start of the crisis.
The Labour leader claims that the UK’s approach to Covid-19 has produced “the highest number” of deaths “in Europe”, and “the second-highest in the world”.
The Covid-19 pandemic is one of the greatest crises to face any Government in living memory – but it cannot be fought on the home front alone.
It may prove easier to maintain coordination when imposing the rules than easing them, especially if regional variegation is called for.
In Derbyshire, we have learnt to have a confident approach, not one wrapped in overly cautious, bureaucratic, risk-averse practice.
Craig Dearden-Phillips and Norman Lamb: National Voluntary Service can rebuild the social settlement after Covid-19
British society has mobilised on an exceptional scale to meet the coronavirus crisis. We must forge this militia into a standing army.
The Leader of the Opposition makes his debut in a near-empty chamber as MPs broadcast their questions in from around the country.
If you can afford it, please let’s treat the family to a takeaway once a week. The community we thought we didn’t have, is alive and kicking.
“We will over the next few weeks be in a position to increase the number of our tests, we will have 100,000 tests being conducted by the end of this month.”
“We need to understand, what is the Government’s plan between now and when a vaccine is available”, says Ashworth.
This tried and trusted method is resource-intensive for the Government. But can be spurred along with environmental health practitioners.
I’m proud that our London Assembly candidates have been showing leadership in the community response to the crisis.
Unless you think the projected caseload was wrong by an order of magnitude, it was the only way to buy time.