It has been confirmed that Chesterfield Royal Hospital is currently free of the virus which has dominated our lives for the last 14 months.On Friday afternoon, a hospital spokesperson told the Derbyshire Times: “We have zero Covid patients.It’s great news.” The hospital last told us it was coronavirus-free in July 2020.
There are growing concerns about the Indian variant R value and growth rate estimates released today suggest that the Covid-19 coronavirus could once again be spreading in England.It comes amid growing concerns about the Indian variant - and just hours before Boris Johnson is set to give a live TV address to the nation.
There are growing concerns about the Indian variant The R value and growth rate estimates released today suggest Covid-19 could once again be spreading in England.It comes amid growing concerns about the Indian variant - and just hours before Boris Johnson is set to give a live TV address to the nation.
Can I travel to Portugal from Monday 17 May? Latest Foreign Office advice on the green listed country
Portugal travel news: what is the latest news for people in England hoping to travel to Portugal from Monday?Portugal is one of the countries on England's 'green list' of countries that people can visit without having to quarantine on their return from Monday.However, there has been some uncertainty about whether travel would be allowed, following the news that Portuguese government declared a "state of calamity".
No further Covid-19 deaths recorded in York trust NO further deaths related to Covid-19 have been recorded at hospitals in the York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.The latest data from NHS England shows that the total number of deaths related to the virus in the York trust remains at 591.
The estimated R number range in England has increased slightly from 0.8-1.0 to 0.8-1.1, according to the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage).It means that on average every 10 people infected will go on to infect between 8 and 11 other people, meaning cases could still be falling - but it may also indicate a slight increase too.
It is the perfect opportunity for friends and families to get back together indoors Hollywood Bowl has confirmed it is reopening in Taunton on May 17.It will be the first time the bowling alley has opened in more than four months and there are some great offers available for those looking to get their hands on a bowling ball.
THE official coronavirus R rate has risen slightly in England this week.Government advisers at Sage say the value now sits between 0.8 and 1.1.🔵 Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest updates It comes as surge testing has been rolled out across the country in order to detect cases of the Indian and South African variants.
#5.TOMAS FRANCIS – Wales Almost got on for the Lions against the Hurricanes for a flagging Dan Cole, stripping to his playing kit and prowling a touchline, but it wasn’t to be as the England prop saw out the game.Francis’ Wales career trajectory rocketed afterwards, but injury ruined any chance of the 130kg prop making the 2021 squad.
The Prime Minister is to give a live TV address on Friday The Prime Minister is to give a live address to the nation on Friday afternoon amid fears that lockdown lifting in England could be reversed.A spokesman said Boris Johnson will be joined by England’s chief medical officer Professor Chris Whitty.
The 16 areas of Chesterfield and north Derbyshire with a higher coronavirus infection rate than the England average
A total of 16 areas of Chesterfield, Bolsover and North East Derbyshire have a higher coronavirus infection rate than the current England average.According to data from the Government's coronavirus dashboard the current infection rate average for England is roughly 21.9 cases per 100,000 people.The latest figures from Derbyshire County Council’s Covid Surveillance Report reveal the areas recording a higher infection rate in the fortnight up to May 7.
A MISSING schoolgirl was found hiding under a sex offender's bed during a frantic police search to find her.Martin Reeves, 33, lured the vulnerable 15-year-old to his home and had sex with her before forcing her to hide when officers arrived at his door.Perth Sheriff Court heard Reeves left the teen, who he knew was underage, with internal injuries but branded cops "a***holes" and said he'd done nothing wrong when they busted him.
A Rotherham midwife has won a gold award from NHS England’s chief midwifery officer for her services to the profession.The award recognises midwives in England for their “exceptional contribution to midwifery practice”.Dotty Watkins, head of quality and governance – maternity at Rotherham Hospital was surprised with the news on a Zoom call with Professor Jacqueline Dunkley-Bent, chief midwifery officer, and was presented the award by Claire Keegan, deputy regional maternity lead.
The supermarket is opening its indoor cafes across England and Wales next week and there's been some big changes Morrisons has shared the first look inside its new cafes as it prepares to welcomed back customers in England and Wales from Monday, May 17.The supermarket says it has spent over £16 million updating the decor across all 406 cafes and increasing safety measures as hospitality reopens indoors.
The number of people infected with Covid-19 continues to fall across the UK, according to new data.Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures show around one in 1,340 people in private households in England had Covid-19 in the week to May 8 – down from one in 1,180 the previous week This is the lowest figure since the week to September 5 when the estimate, which is based on a sample of the population, stood at one in 1,400.
The manager has announced her intention to leave after this weekend's FA Cup match.Carla Ward has resigned as head coach of Birmingham City Women.She has been in post since last summer, keeping Blues in the Barclays FA Women's Super League despite injury and illness crises leading to a forfeited match, having to play home games at St George's Park due to a pitch problem, plus a points deduction for an admin issue.
The Covid reproduction number, or R value, in England has risen slightly - meaning there is a chance the epidemic is starting to grow.The R value is now between 0.8 and 1.1 - up from between 0.8 and 1 last week - which suggests that, on average, every 10 people infected will pass the virus on to between 8 and 11 other people.