Labour leads calls for 24/7 vaccination operation in the UK

How the Government’s vaccine plan breaks down  PHASE 1 (FEB 15 TARGET) CARE HOME RESIDENTS – 300,000 CARE HOME WORKERS – 500,000 AGE 80+ – 3,300,000 HEALTHCARE WORKERS – 2,400,000 SOCIAL CARE WORKERS – 1,400,000 AGE 75-79 – 2,300,000 AGE 70-74 – 3,200,000 CLINICALLY EXTREMELY VULNERABLE (UNDER 70) – 1,200,000 PHASE 2 (SPRING) 65-69 2,900,000 … Read more Labour leads calls for 24/7 vaccination operation in the UK

Rapid Covid tests used in Operation Moonshot ‘will CAUSE outbreaks in schools’

Professor Jon Deeks, a biostatistician from the University of Birmingham, said rapid coronavirus tests will cause outbreaks in schools if the Government presses on with plans to roll them out nationally because they are so inaccurate Rapid coronavirus tests will cause outbreaks in schools if the Government presses on with plans to roll them out … Read more Rapid Covid tests used in Operation Moonshot ‘will CAUSE outbreaks in schools’

Four hungry men flee pub without paying £100 lunch bill in carefully-planned operation

Four hungry men flee pub without paying £100 lunch bill in carefully-planned operation – without realising they were under the nose of CCTV camera the whole time Group took off without paying at The Goldcroft Inn in South Wales on Tuesday CCTV footage shows the men leaving separately with two making a run for it  Pub … Read more Four hungry men flee pub without paying £100 lunch bill in carefully-planned operation

Head of Operation Warp Speed says US is trying to secure more doses of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine

The head of Operation Warp Speed says the US government is currently in talks to purchase more doses of Pfizer Inc’s coronavirus vaccine for Americans. Currently, the US has plans to receive 100 million doses of the vaccines – enough to inoculate 50 million people – from the New York-based drug company. However, a recent … Read more Head of Operation Warp Speed says US is trying to secure more doses of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine

Operation Beat Covid: How the new jab works, when and where you get it, and who gets it first

It will be the biggest vaccination drive in history, a logistical operation almost unparalleled in peacetime, but what will it mean for you and your loved ones? With the first doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech jab due in Britain in the coming days, the first concrete details began to emerge yesterday of how the vaccine will … Read more Operation Beat Covid: How the new jab works, when and where you get it, and who gets it first

Elephant is successfully hauled out of a well in India after 14-hour rescue operation 

Elephant is successfully hauled out of a well in India after 14-hour rescue operation A farmer in the Dharmapuri district of Tamil Nadu heard the cries of the elephant  Rescue staff hoisted animal out 55ft-deep well on November 20 with team of 50  Villagers dropped banana leaves down the well to access the 25-year-old male  By … Read more Elephant is successfully hauled out of a well in India after 14-hour rescue operation 

Rapid coronavirus tests used in Operation Moonshot pilot are 77% accurate

Rapid Covid tests being used to pilot Operation Moonshot in Liverpool could allow Britain to return to as close to normality as possible, health chiefs said today.   Evaluation of the test produced by Innova — which is now being used for the first phase of mass-testing in England  — showed that it is ‘accurate and … Read more Rapid coronavirus tests used in Operation Moonshot pilot are 77% accurate

Rod Stewart, 75, has £8k ankle operation after knee replacement

Sir Rod Stewart has joked that he’s going to get work done on his manhood following his ankle operation. The Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? rocker, 75, recently had his ankle fused, which is said to have cost £8K, in order to get a ‘nice straight leg’ after he was left struggling to walk. Talking … Read more Rod Stewart, 75, has £8k ankle operation after knee replacement

Dido Harding admits under-performing NHS Test and Trace operation needs to take a ‘big leap forward’

Dido Harding admits her under-performing NHS Test and Trace operation needs to take a ‘big leap forward’ to help the country get through the second lockdown but tells the CBI: ‘We will crack this’ Tory peer admitted the operation needed to get faster and better at using data  She found time to take part in … Read more Dido Harding admits under-performing NHS Test and Trace operation needs to take a ‘big leap forward’

Head of Operation Warp speed says he expects coronavirus vaccine trials to resume next week  

Paused AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine trials expected to resume this WEEK, Operation Warp Speed chief says Dr Moncef Slaoui, the chief of Operation Warp Speed, says he expects two paused coronavirus trials to resume this week AstraZeneca’s US arm was placed on hold on September 8 when a British participant suffered a … Read more Head of Operation Warp speed says he expects coronavirus vaccine trials to resume next week