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Cabin crew to join fight against coronavirus at new Nightingale hospitals

National News March 29, 2020 at 10:53 pm

The NHS has enlisted easyJet and Virgin Atlantic to help staff the new Nightingale hospitals being built to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.

Police stop driver on 224-mile trip to collect £15 windows – with wife in boot

National News March 29, 2020 at 9:49 pm

Police have stopped a driver on a 224-mile round trip to collect £15 windows he bought on eBay during the UK’s coronavirus lockdown – when officers discovered his wife was in the boot.

‘They must pay!’ – Trump says US will not foot bill for Sussexes’ security

National News March 29, 2020 at 7:20 pm

Donald Trump says the US will not foot the bill for Harry and Meghan’s security, writing on Twitter: “They must pay!”

Girl, 4, with 11 heart conditions at ‘real threat’ from coronavirus

National News March 29, 2020 at 5:32 pm

For parents with seriously ill children, the fear of coronavirus consumes every moment of every day.

Coronavirus: Golfer Oliver Farr focuses on family with wife Joanna on NHS frontline

BBC Wales Sport March 29, 2020 at 3:31 pm

Welsh number one Oliver Farr is focusing on family rather than golf as wife Joanna plays her part in the fight against coronavirus.

Consultant dies after testing positive for coronavirus

National News March 29, 2020 at 2:54 pm

A consultant working in Derby and Burton hospitals has died after testing positive for coronavirus.

Man with terminal cancer begs Britons to respect lockdown so he can hug wife before he dies

National News March 29, 2020 at 2:25 pm

A husband with terminal bowel cancer fears the coronavirus outbreak means he’ll never hug his wife again – and has begged the British public to respect the lockdown so he might get to live a normal life for a short time before he dies.

Police break up ‘massive’ karaoke party during lockdown measures

National News March 29, 2020 at 1:12 pm

The British public have been under an unprecedented lockdown for nearly a week, with people told to stay inside and avoid gatherings to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

Another 209 people die of coronavirus in the UK

National News March 29, 2020 at 12:56 pm

Another 209 people have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus, taking the total to 1,228.

Testing times | Michael Gove, Tony Blair & Rosena Allin-Khan

National News March 29, 2020 at 11:58 am

Michael Gove says the UK is now testing 10,000 people a day for coronavirus.