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Public should wear face masks, government says

This is where we see much more detail about  the timetable for the measures already outlined – though  this is caveated.  “We cannot predict with absolute certainty what the impact of lifting restrictions will be,” the document says, as it depends on the infection rate.  Step One: Apply from Wednesday 13 May in England Encouraged […]

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Matt Hancock sparks anger by suggesting NHS staff are ‘overusing’ PPE

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has sparked anger by suggesting that some NHS workers may be using more personal protective equipment than needed. The comment has been branded “insulting” by Labour Party leader Keir Starmer, and unions have rubbished claims that staff are “overusing” PPE. It comes amid reports of huge shortages across the health service, […]

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Boris is ‘not out of the woods’ and ‘almost took one for the team’, says father Stanley

The Philippines has banned doctors, nurses and other health workers from leaving the country to work overseas in a bid to throw more resources at its own coronavirus outbreak, reports Patrick Sawer. With the pandemic threatening to overwhelm Phillipine’s fragile healthcare system the Government says it requires all available medics and support staff to remain […]

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Deliveroo gives 500,000 free meals to NHS workers fighting coronavirus

Deliveroo drivers will take free food to hospitals (Picture: Getty) Deliveroo is delivering 500,000 free meals to NHS workers to thank them for their hard work during the coronavirus crisis. The delivery platform has teamed up with restaurants to offer free food for frontline workers. They’ve asking restaurants to give free foods, which they will […]

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Show your thanks for the NHS by printing off and colouring in this heart poster for your window

After that big NHS clap, show your thanks (and relax)… by printing off and colouring in this heart poster for your window By Millie Marotta For The Daily Mail Published: 19:52 EDT, 27 March 2020 | Updated: 05:17 EDT, 28 March 2020 Never before has it been so startlingly obvious how much hospital staff care […]

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Glasses Direct are giving away free glasses to NHS staff during coronavirus

Glasses Direct want to show and express their gratitude to all NHS staff with free glasses. They want to say thanks and recognise all of their hard work and support staff through their endless efforts during the Coronavirus outbreak. NHS workers can redeem a single-use discount against a pair of prescription glasses for free at […]

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UK coronavirus live: hospital car parking charges waived for NHS staff in England | Politics

The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, is expected to announce that the taxpayer will pay self-employed workers up to 80% of their recent earnings to help contain the economic impact of coronavirus, as 470,000 extra benefits claims sparked warnings of an “unemployment crisis”. Sunak has been under growing pressure to do more for the UK’s 5 million […]

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Woman blames Tory cuts after scan missed she was riddled with cancer

A woman battling incurable cancer blames Tory NHS cuts for the disease being missed for months and spreading throughout her body. Bodybuilder Gemma Sisson was told she had the all clear after her last NHS scan, but was sure something was still wrong. The desperate 38-year-old ended up paying £330 for a more comprehensive private […]

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Jeremy Corbyn did not confront Donald Trump on NHS, Labour admits

The latest headlines in your inbox Jeremy Corbyn failed to confront Donald Trump despite planning to tackle him over the NHS, Labour admitted today. Ahead of a Nato reception at Buckingham Palace last night, the Labour leader said he was hoping to ask the President for assurances that any trade relationship “will absolutely not” involve […]

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Rob Delaney hails NHS as ‘pinnacle of human achievement’ as he backs Labour

Catastrophe star Rob Delaney has hailed the NHS as “the pinnacle of human achievement” in a video supporting Labour ahead of the General Election . The actor also spoke movingly about the care his son Henry received before dying from a brain tumour. In a clip shared by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Twitter , the American […]

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