Coronavirus UK: Nadhim Zahawi says NHS vaccine speed will double in March

Britain’s Covid vaccine rollout will go at twice its speed so far over the next three months potentially doubling the number of people immunised by June as well as dishing out second doses, the UK’s vaccine minister says. Nadhim Zahawi said today that March will be a ‘very big month’ for the programme. February saw … Read more

Covid UK: Two million over-60s will be invited to receive their first jab from TODAY

Nearly 2million people aged between 60 and 63 in England will be invited to receive their first coronavirus jab from today, while over-40s will start being called for jabs this month – as more than 20million people in the UK have now been given their first dose of a vaccine. Health officials will send out … Read more

More than 20MILLION have now received their first Covid jab

More than 20 million people in the UK have now been given their first dose of a coronavirus vaccine, the Government has said.    The announcement follows more good news as new findings reveal just one vaccine shot reduces the risk of being hospitalised by Covid-19 by more than 90 per cent. Public health officials have … Read more

More than 20MILLION have now received their first Covid jab

More than 20 million people in the UK have now been given their first dose of a coronavirus vaccine, the Government has said.  The announcement follows more good news as new findings reveal just one vaccine shot reduces the risk of being hospitalised by Covid-19 by more than 90 per cent. Public health officials have … Read more

Almost a QUARTER of London’s frontline healthcare workers have failed to accept the Covid jab

Almost a quarter of frontline NHS staff in London, including some doctors and nurses, have failed to accept the Covid jab, shock Government figures reveal. An investigation by The Mail on Sunday today exposes how the drive to inoculate health workers has stalled amid an alarming vaccine hesitancy, particularly among some ethnic minority employees. More … Read more

NHS workers fell in love without seeing each others faces while working in an ICU

A pair of NHS workers who fell in love after meeting on the ICU have revealed how they used their eyes to communicate over their face masks.     Nurse Ollie Foster, 43, met operating department practitioner Helen Birch, 33, when she was transferred to the same ward at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.  Despite not being able to see each … Read more

Save our ‘unloved’ high street chemists from extinction, says top pharmacist

Save our ‘unloved’ high street chemists from extinction, says top pharmacist – as fears grow home-delivered medicines will put them out of business Pharmacists worry that home delivery of medicines will put them out of business This will eliminate the fee that chemists are paid to check and prepare the drugs Dr Leyla Hannbeck says … Read more

Almost a QUARTER of London’s frontline healthcare workers have failed to accept the Covid jab

Almost a quarter of frontline NHS staff in London, including some doctors and nurses, have failed to accept the Covid jab, shock Government figures reveal. An investigation by The Mail on Sunday today exposes how the drive to inoculate health workers has stalled amid an alarming vaccine hesitancy, particularly among some ethnic minority employees. More … Read more

Oxford vaccine more effective than Pfizer jab, new figures show

Just one vaccine shot reduces the risk of being hospitalised by Covid-19 by more than 90 per cent, according to stunning new findings. Public health officials have told Ministers that the remarkable results apply for both the Pfizer and Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, with the British jab proving slightly more effective. It represents another huge boost to … Read more

Oxford vaccine more effective than Pfizer jab, new figures show

Just one vaccine shot reduces the risk of being hospitalised by Covid-19 by more than 90 per cent, according to stunning new findings. Public health officials have told Ministers that the remarkable results apply for both the Pfizer and Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, with the British jab proving slightly more effective. It represents another huge boost to … Read more