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Face coverings will soon be compulsory for people wanting to travel on public transport in England to limit the spread of coronavirus.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Schools and non-essential shops will remain shut in England until at least June because the coronavirus transmission rate is still too high to significantly ease the lockdown, the prime minister said this evening.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Boris Johnson has said there will be no immediate end to the lockdown.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

The official government advice to the public on coronavirus has changed to “stay alert, control the virus, save lives”, dropping the previous stricter message that people should stay home unless it is absolutely necessary to go out.

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Monday, May 4, 2020

As the UK’s coronavirus cases begin to stabilise, calls for an end to the nation’s strict lockdown rules continue to grow.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Thousands of transport workers in London are to be furloughed under moves to address the huge financial impact of the lockdown.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Hay fever sufferers have been given advice on how to avoid confusing their allergy with signs of coronavirus.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

More than two million pieces of PPE have been delivered across London by the fire service to meet the exceptional demand.

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Sunday, April 19, 2020

Nobody can be “completely certain” that it is possible to find a vaccine for Covid-19, but the prospects are “very good”, according to a scientist who is leading a team attempting to develop one.

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

Families have been told they can attend funerals to mourn their loved ones and be allowed to visit their graves.

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

A company could be at the forefront of coronavirus diagnosis as it works to develop a home test kit.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Nearly half of deaths in London, 46.6 per cent, were registered as related to coronavirus, for the week ending April 3 according to a report released by the National Office of Statistics.

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has said there are some “positive signs” from the latest data that show the UK is “starting to win this struggle” against coronavirus but warned: “We are still not past the peak.”

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Boris Johnson has paid tribute to the NHS, saying there is “no question” it saved his life after he contracted coronavirus.

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Sunday, April 12, 2020

The Home Secretary has kicked off a public awareness campaign to ensure those experiencing or at risk of domestic abuse know of the help on offer.

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Sunday, April 12, 2020

The Archbishop of Canterbury has said he hoped the coronavirus crisis would encourage people to reconsider how they valued one another.

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Sunday, April 12, 2020

The Queen has stressed the importance of maintaining the coronavirus lockdown during the Easter Bank Holiday weekend, saying “by keeping apart we keep others safe”.

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Saturday, April 11, 2020

Labour has called for an inquiry into why so many people who have died from coronavirus come from ethnic minority communities.

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Friday, April 10, 2020

The ongoing countrywide lockdown means this year’s Easter weekend feels very different for many.

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

A Sidcup runner has taken on a unique marathon - 873 laps of his own back garden.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Scientists and health experts have confirmed that newspapers are not transmitters of Covid-19 owing to the ink and the printing process they go through.

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Normal life will not resume for at least six months, a key government doctor has said.

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The length of the coronavirus lockdown depends on how stringently the public stick to the rules, cabinet minister Michael Gove said, as he declined to give a timeframe for the strict measures being lifted.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

The public consultation period on plans for the new Lower Thames Crossing has been extended by a week because of the chaos being caused by Covid-19.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Downing Street has announced the closure of all schools in England from Friday afternoon, March 20.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Transport for London (TfL) could lose up to £500 million in income from the impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

Boris Johnson is to address the nation on the coronavirus threat after meeting ministers and officials to consider measures including banning mass gatherings and lengthy household isolation for the elderly.

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Saturday, March 14, 2020

The largest education union in Europe has written to the prime minister asking for full disclosure over his decision not to shut schools amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

New advice for people showing symptoms of the coronavirus is to stay at home for seven days. But how exactly do you self-isolate?

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Friday, March 13, 2020

The London Marathon has been put back from April 26 to October 4, organisers have announced.

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