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Domestic abuse cases soar as lockdown takes its toll

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Some charities can no longer ‘effectively support' women because of lockdown and staff sickness Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage More than 25...
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Photos show the emergency makeshift borders European countries have erected in an attempt to stop the spread of COVID-19

Photos show the emergency makeshift borders European countries have erected in an attempt to stop the spread of COVID-19

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The outbreak of COVID-19 in European countries has resulted in travel restrictions throughout the continent as nations hope to protect their citizens. Most countries in Europe...
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Five-year-old child among latest UK coronavirus deaths

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   7 articles

Death toll increases by 708 in one day, largest amount since outbreak began A five-year old child is among 708 people to have died with coronavirus in the UK, as Britain's...
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Brazil's super-rich and the exclusive club at the heart of a coronavirus hotspot

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Connection between Covid-19 and country's globe-trotting elite highlights gulf between rich and poor in one of world's most unequal societies Coronavirus - latest updates See...
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UK councils begin to ban funeral ceremonies due to coronavirus

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Bradford, Leeds and Kirklees to offer ‘direct cremations' with no mourners or restricted burials Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A number of...
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Elderly people in UK set up support networks to tackle coronavirus

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Initiatives include online quizzes, emails with daily jokes and uplifting news Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Elderly people are setting up their...
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My food bank used to offer human contact, but coronavirus has ended that | Jenny Stevens

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

As we move to home deliveries only, the desperate people to whom we usually offer tea and a chat will be further out of sight Coronavirus - latest updates See all our...
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Up to 4,000 inmates to be temporarily released in England and Wales

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Measures to contain spread of coronavirus include electronic tagging and potential recall Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Up to 4,000 prisoners in...
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I was assaulted at 18. Eleven years on, could I find out what happened to my attackers?

11 hours ago   |   The Guardian

I left Lisbon knowing I had reported their attempted rape to the police. Now I wanted the full story In early 2017, I was invitedto a four-week artist residency in Lisbon...
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Coronavirus professor Neil Ferguson says lockdown may ease next month

Coronavirus professor Neil Ferguson says lockdown may ease next month

12 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

The Imperial College London academic warned that this would not be a return to normal life, but would relax the ban on person-to-person contact which is paralysing society.
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Virtual Grand National 2020: live racing updates as ITV raises money for NHS

Virtual Grand National 2020: live racing updates as ITV raises money for NHS

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UK receives 300 ventilators from China to fight coronavirus

UK receives 300 ventilators from China to fight coronavirus

A team from University College London working with Mercedes Benz has produced a new non-invasive respirator that has been clinically approved, Mr Gove said today. Read more ...

Retired mental health worker, 59, dies from coronavirus after answering call...

Retired mental health worker, 59, dies from coronavirus after answering call to return and help

Glen Corbin, 59, from Brent in north-west London, worked as a healthcare assistant at the Park Royal Centre for Mental Health for many years and had recently retired. Read more ...

New York's coronavirus apex is likely to hit in the next WEEK as 630 die in...

New York's coronavirus apex is likely to hit in the next WEEK as 630 die in one day

New York now has 113,704 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 3,565 deaths, an increase of 630 deaths from the day before, Cuomo said at a press conference on Saturday. Read more ...

Carrie Symonds coronavirus fears: PM's pregnant partner 'has symptoms'

Carrie Symonds coronavirus fears: PM's pregnant partner 'has symptoms'

BORIS JOHNSON'S pregnant fiance Carrie Symonds has said she has "symptoms of coronavirus". Read more ...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New York City's top hospital, where she says space is running out for patients and nurse staffing is starting to run thin

One New York City nurse shared her experience treating patients positive for COVID-19, some in critical condition. New York state had over 100,000 coronavirus cases as of April... Read more ...

Britain suffers its worst day yet in coronavirus crisis as 708 die in one...

Britain suffers its worst day yet in coronavirus crisis as 708 die in one day taking total to 4,313 

Michael Gove will confirm the grim figures at this afternoon's Downing Street press briefing, as the government appeals to opposition parties for input into Whitehall's... Read more ...

Pensioner, 71, struggling with lockdown stabbed wife to death then killed...

Pensioner, 71, struggling with lockdown stabbed wife to death then killed himself

Alan Smith, 71, was found dead alongside his wife, Elsie, 71, at their home near Cambridge. Elsie was found with stab wounds on her neck and head but Smith's cause of death... Read more ...

People across the UK are apparently burning cellphone masts and abusing...

People across the UK are apparently burning cellphone masts and abusing engineers on the street over baseless conspiracy theories linking the coronavirus to 5G networks

A baseless, already-debunked rumor linking the novel coronavirus and 5G broadband technology is spreading across the UK and appears to have caused physical damage this week. A... Read more ...

Pictured: Thieves make off with clothes after ram-raiding Belfast city...

Pictured: Thieves make off with clothes after ram-raiding Belfast city centre shop

Thieves made off with clothing after ram-raiding a shop in Belfast city centre. Read more ...