Covid cases in England are 26 times higher than a year ago | Coronavirus | The Guardian

Coronavirus infections in England are now 26 times the levels that were experienced this time last year, according to the Office for National Statistics. Scientists described the figures as “sobering”. They warned that the reopening of schools in England this week was likely to trigger further rises in Covid cases – with more to follow … Read more

What could a delay to the 21 June lockdown easing mean for England? | Coronavirus | The Guardian

Ministers are said to be considering delaying the easing of lockdown in England on 21 June for somewhere between two weeks and a month. We look at what a delay could mean, and how long it may need to last. Why delay? Scientist have said a delay may be necessary, largely as a result of … Read more

Coronavirus England: Lockdown rules may be needed until the AUTUMN | Daily Mail Online

Britain’s lockdown rules may be needed until the autumn, scientists advising No10 warned today. ‘Professor Lockdown’ Neil Ferguson — whose grim modelling that 500,000 Britons could die unless action was taken spooked ministers into the first national shutdown last March — said the easing of curbs would be a ‘gradual process’. Asked if there could … Read more