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City of York: Safeguarding support for children updated and improved

City of York: Safeguarding support for children updated and improved

16 minutes ago   |   North Yorkshire Police

Over 600 professionals from City of York Council, North Yorkshire Police, the NHS Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group and local health organisations have helped update...
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Matt Hancock admits coronavirus has exposed 'huge' health inequalities in UK

Matt Hancock admits coronavirus has exposed 'huge' health inequalities in UK

1 hour ago   |   The Mirror

Public Health England found that people of Bangladeshi ethnicity had around twice the risk of death than people of white British ethnicity, while people of Chinese, Indian...
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Coronavirus update: Couples ‘should wear masks while having sex' warn experts

Coronavirus update: Couples ‘should wear masks while having sex' warn experts

2 hours ago   |   Daily Express

CORONAVIRUS lockdown measures in the UK have started to ease, but experts have now warned having sex could contribute to the spread the COVID-19 virus and precautions should be...
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Bangladeshi people twice as likely to die from coronavirus, PHE finds

2 hours ago   |   Metro   |   4 articles

Public Health England has published a review which has confirmed that black, Asian and minority ethnic people are more likely to die from Covid-19. It found that people of...
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Matt Hancock blasted by UK statistics watchdog over 'inadequate' testing figures

Matt Hancock blasted by UK statistics watchdog over 'inadequate' testing figures

3 hours ago   |   The Mirror

The UK Statistics Authority slapped down the Health Secretary for showing "the largest possible" coronavirus testing total at the "expense of understanding"
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UK lockdown: have you been accessing alcohol addiction treatment?

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

We would like to hear about the coronavirus lockdowns' effect on drinking, addiction and detox Lockdown has provoked widespread uncertainty and anxiety, with many people...
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UK Stats Watchdog Slams Matt Hancock's 'Misleading' Coronavirus Testing Figures

UK Stats Watchdog Slams Matt Hancock's 'Misleading' Coronavirus Testing Figures

4 hours ago   |   Huffington Post

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. The UK's statistics watchdog has warned Matt Hancock...
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P&O Cruises extends sailing suspension until at least October over coronavirus

4 hours ago   |   The Irish Sun

P&O Cruises has extended its sailing suspension for another four months due to the coronavirus crisis. The company said it is “working in close co-ordination with all relevant...
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Prostate cancer overtakes breast cancer to become Britain's no 1 cancer

Prostate cancer overtakes breast cancer to become Britain's no 1 cancer

4 hours ago   |   Daily Express   |   3 articles

PROSTATE cancer has overtaken breast cancer to become the UK's most commonly diagnosed form of the disease. The development comes 10 years earlier than predicted after cases...
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Ministers Under Pressure To Publish Delayed BAME Coronavirus Review

Ministers Under Pressure To Publish Delayed BAME Coronavirus Review

4 hours ago   |   Huffington Post   |   2 articles

The government is under pressure to “stop the excuses” and publish the findings of an inquiry into the impact of coronavirus on ethnic minorities. Public Health England was...
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Coronavirus: Black and Asian ethnic groups up to twice as likely to die from...

Coronavirus: Black and Asian ethnic groups up to twice as likely to die from virus, says Public Health England

People from black and Asian ethnic groups are up to twice as likely to die with COVID-19 than those from a white British background, according to a Public Health England report. Read more ...

Leaked documents reveal China withheld crucial information about the...

Leaked documents reveal China withheld crucial information about the coronavirus at the start of the outbreak

China delayed the release of information about the coronavirus, according to a new investigation. Its health officials did not share the coronavirus genome until over a week... Read more ...

Dani Ceballos' ‘goal' is to return to Real Madrid at end of Arsenal loan

Dani Ceballos' ‘goal' is to return to Real Madrid at end of Arsenal loan

Ceballos' parent club is Real Madrid Dani Ceballos has insisted he intends to return to Real Madrid to fight for a starting spot when his loan spell at Arsenal expires. The... Read more ...

Prostate cancer overtakes breast cancer to become Britain's no 1 cancer

Prostate cancer overtakes breast cancer to become Britain's no 1 cancer

PROSTATE cancer has overtaken breast cancer to become the UK's most commonly diagnosed form of the disease. The development comes 10 years earlier than predicted after cases... Read more ...

Ministers Under Pressure To Publish Delayed BAME Coronavirus Review

Ministers Under Pressure To Publish Delayed BAME Coronavirus Review

The government is under pressure to “stop the excuses” and publish the findings of an inquiry into the impact of coronavirus on ethnic minorities. Public Health England was... Read more ...

UK 'Winning The Battle' Against Coronavirus, Matt Hancock Says

UK 'Winning The Battle' Against Coronavirus, Matt Hancock Says

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Coronavirus case and death rates have fallen to levels... Read more ...

UK sees lowest daily rise in coronavirus cases since March as death toll...

UK sees lowest daily rise in coronavirus cases since March as death toll hits 39,045

A further 111 people have died after testing positive for coronavirus A further 111 people have died with coronavirus , bringing the UK death total to 39,045. Speaking at... Read more ...

UK death toll rises to 39,045 after further 111 die

UK death toll rises to 39,045 after further 111 die

A further 111 people have died after testing positive for coronavirus A further 111 people have died with coronavirus , bringing the UK death total to 39,045. It follows a... Read more ...

Man who won £1,000,000 Euromillions ‘listened to voices in head to buy ticket'

Man who won £1,000,000 Euromillions ‘listened to voices in head to buy ticket'

Lottery winner Simon Waddup, 31, an electrician from Coventry An electrician scooped a £1,000,000 lottery win after buying his first-ever EuroMillions tickets because a voice... Read more ...

Coronation Street confirms return to filming without older cast members

Coronation Street confirms return to filming without older cast members

ITV's Coronation Street confirmed it will resume filming on Tuesday 9th June 2020, following an enforced break in production due to the UK pandemic lockdown since March. From... Read more ...