NHS’s vaccination targets are on course as 491,970 people get the jab in one day

The NHS’s ambitions vaccination targets are on track as a record-breaking 493,013 get their jabs in just one day. Matt Hancock today revealed that three quarters of over-80s have received doses of the jab – with a total of 6.4 million Britons vaccinated since the roll out began. Saturday alone saw 491,970 people get their first … Read more NHS’s vaccination targets are on course as 491,970 people get the jab in one day

NHS’s vaccination targets are on course as 491,970 people get the jab in one day

The NHS’s ambitions vaccination targets are on track as a record-breaking 493,013 get their jabs in just one day. Matt Hancock today revealed that three quarters of over-80s have received doses of the jab – with a total of 6.4 million Britons vaccinated since the roll out began. Saturday alone saw 491,970 people get their first … Read more NHS’s vaccination targets are on course as 491,970 people get the jab in one day

Matt Hancock reveals THREE QUARTERS of over-80s have had vaccines

Matt Hancock hailed ‘brilliant progress’ on vaccinations today as he revealed three quarters of over-80s have now received doses. The Health Secretary gave an updated figure for the UK in interviews this morning, saying the proportion was similar in care homes. And he added to Emmanuel Macron’s embarrassment by pointing out that more Britons had … Read more Matt Hancock reveals THREE QUARTERS of over-80s have had vaccines

Matt Hancock reveals THREE QUARTERS of over-80s have had vaccines

Matt Hancock hailed ‘brilliant progress’ on vaccinations today as he revealed three quarters of over-80s have now received doses. The Health Secretary gave an updated figure for the UK in interviews this morning, saying the proportion was similar in care homes. And he added to Emmanuel Macron’s embarrassment by pointing out that more Britons had … Read more Matt Hancock reveals THREE QUARTERS of over-80s have had vaccines

Hancock slams holidaymakers saying there should be no ‘weekends in Dubai’

A furious Matt Hancock has taken aim at holidaymakers as he slammed ‘parties in Paris’ and ‘weekends in Dubai’ amid the UK’s Covid-19 international travel ban.  The Health Secretary on Sunday reinforced the government’s rule that international travel should not be happening unless it was ‘absolutely necessary’.  His comments come as many UK celebrities and … Read more Hancock slams holidaymakers saying there should be no ‘weekends in Dubai’

Hancock slams holidaymakers saying there should be no ‘weekends in Dubai’

A furious Matt Hancock has taken aim at holidaymakers as he slammed ‘parties in Paris’ and ‘weekends in Dubai’ amid the UK’s Covid-19 international travel ban.  The Health Secretary on Sunday reinforced the government’s rule that international travel should not be happening unless it was ‘absolutely necessary’.  His comments come as many UK celebrities and … Read more Hancock slams holidaymakers saying there should be no ‘weekends in Dubai’

Covid UK: South African strain ‘may make vaccine 50% less effective’

The mutant South African coronavirus variant may make the current crop of vaccines 50 per cent less effective, Matt Hancock has sensationally claimed. In footage obtained by MailOnline, the Health Secretary warned allowing the variant to become the dominant strain in the UK could ruin Britain’s vaccination drive and send the country ‘back to square … Read more Covid UK: South African strain ‘may make vaccine 50% less effective’

Covid UK: South African strain ‘may make vaccine 50% less effective’

The mutant South African coronavirus variant may make the current crop of vaccines 50 per cent less effective, Matt Hancock has sensationally claimed. In footage obtained by MailOnline, the Health Secretary warned allowing the variant to become the dominant strain in the UK could ruin Britain’s vaccination drive and send the country ‘back to square … Read more Covid UK: South African strain ‘may make vaccine 50% less effective’

Ministers eye astonishing plan to give EVERYONE testing positive for Covid a one-off payment of £500

Everyone testing positive for Covid could be given £500 under dramatic plans being considered by ministers. The proposal, which would cost up to £450million a week, is aimed at encouraging more people to undergo swabs and self-isolate to stop the virus spreading. Detailed in an official policy paper, it is said to be the ‘preferred … Read more Ministers eye astonishing plan to give EVERYONE testing positive for Covid a one-off payment of £500

Ministers eye astonishing plan to give EVERYONE testing positive for Covid a one-off payment of £500

Everyone testing positive for Covid could be given £500 under dramatic plans being considered by ministers. The proposal, which would cost up to £450million a week, is aimed at encouraging more people to undergo swabs and self-isolate to stop the virus spreading. Detailed in an official policy paper, it is said to be the ‘preferred … Read more Ministers eye astonishing plan to give EVERYONE testing positive for Covid a one-off payment of £500