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UK announces official daily Covid-19 death toll of 113 – the lowest since lockdown

UK announces official daily Covid-19 death toll of 113 – the lowest since lockdown – taking the official count to 38,489 Today the Department of Health reported the lowest figure in almost ten weeks A total of 74 people died on March 23, when the crisis spiralled out of control Last Sunday health officials declared… Read More »

Imposing lockdown sooner could have prevented 2,000 coronavirus deaths in Scotland, study finds

Could 26,000 lives have been saved if Britain imposed coronavirus lockdown two weeks earlier? Introducing strict measures sooner may have prevented 80% of COVID-19 deaths, experts say Eight out of 10 coronavirus deaths in Scotland alone could have been prevented University of Edinburgh researchers said it would’ve had ‘similar’ effect on UK This suggests that… Read More »