Thousands of doses of the Oxford Covid-19 vaccine ‘could be wasted’

Tens of thousands of doses of Oxford University/AstraZeneca’s Covid vaccine may be binned because of confusion over which bureaucratic rules to follow, doctors fear.  As part of the mission to vaccinate 13million of the most vulnerable by mid-February and get the UK out of the endless cycle of lockdowns, medics will visit the homes of … Read more Thousands of doses of the Oxford Covid-19 vaccine ‘could be wasted’

Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm drove 250 miles to second home ‘in search of better wi-fi’

Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm is spoken to by police after driving 250 miles to his second home ‘in search of better wi-fi signal’ Lee Warren travelled from Staffordshire to Rothbury, Northumberland last week He travelled with family on January 4, the same day lockdown was announced Three days later police ordered Mr … Read more Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm drove 250 miles to second home ‘in search of better wi-fi’

Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm drove 250 miles to second home ‘in search of better wi-fi’

Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm is spoken to by police after driving 250 miles to his second home ‘in search of better wi-fi signal’ Lee Warren travelled from Staffordshire to Rothbury, Northumberland last week He travelled with family on January 4, the same day lockdown was announced Three days later police ordered Mr … Read more Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm drove 250 miles to second home ‘in search of better wi-fi’

Dame Judi Dench, 86, reveals she has had her first Covid vaccine

Dame Judi Dench, 86, has had her first Covid-19 vaccination. The Oscar-winning actress revealed on Thursday that she received her first jab last week and will now have to wait 11 weeks for her second booster.  Dench did not specify whether she had the Pfizer/BioNTech or Oxford University/AstraZeneca vaccination against the coronavirus.  Vaccinated: Dame Judi Dench, … Read more Dame Judi Dench, 86, reveals she has had her first Covid vaccine

AstraZeneca says it can deliver 2m doses a week ‘imminently’

Britain’s Covid vaccine minister was grilled and branded ‘very annoying’ by MPs today for refusing to say how many doses the UK has available and would get in the next week as the immunisation programme ramps up.  Nadhim Zahawi, the Government’s minister for Covid-19 Vaccine Deployment, and bosses of pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said they couldn’t … Read more AstraZeneca says it can deliver 2m doses a week ‘imminently’

AstraZeneca says it can deliver 2m doses a week ‘imminently’

Britain’s Covid vaccine minister was grilled and branded ‘very annoying’ by MPs today for refusing to say how many doses the UK has available and would get in the next week as the immunisation programme ramps up.  Nadhim Zahawi, the Government’s minister for Covid-19 Vaccine Deployment, and bosses of pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said they couldn’t … Read more AstraZeneca says it can deliver 2m doses a week ‘imminently’

DOMINIC LAWSON: I fear our lions on the front line are led by donkeys  

Sir John Bell is one of those medical figures whose voice during the pandemic has always been clear, constructive and, even, at times, captivating. Such as his ‘Yes, yes, yes!’ moment when the final test results of the Pfizer vaccine came through a month ago and he was asked by the BBC’s Sarah Montague if … Read more DOMINIC LAWSON: I fear our lions on the front line are led by donkeys  

DOMINIC LAWSON: I fear our lions on the front line are led by donkeys  

Sir John Bell is one of those medical figures whose voice during the pandemic has always been clear, constructive and, even, at times, captivating. Such as his ‘Yes, yes, yes!’ moment when the final test results of the Pfizer vaccine came through a month ago and he was asked by the BBC’s Sarah Montague if … Read more DOMINIC LAWSON: I fear our lions on the front line are led by donkeys  

Medics vaccinate almost 350 care home residents and staff with the Oxford jab in just over two hours

A team of medics achieved their target of vaccinating every single care home resident and member of staff in their catchment area with the Oxford jab yesterday. It took just over two hours for the 16-strong team of doctors and nurses administered around 350 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine for their network in the Ribble … Read more Medics vaccinate almost 350 care home residents and staff with the Oxford jab in just over two hours

Medics vaccinate almost 350 care home residents and staff with the Oxford jab in just over two hours

A team of medics achieved their target of vaccinating every single care home resident and member of staff in their catchment area with the Oxford jab yesterday. It took just over two hours for the 16-strong team of doctors and nurses administered around 350 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine for their network in the Ribble … Read more Medics vaccinate almost 350 care home residents and staff with the Oxford jab in just over two hours