The postcode search has been updated to replace data for health boards in Scotland with data for local councils. In England, data for county councils has been replaced with data for district councils. Figures for boroughs and unitary authorities remain unchanged. Last updated 4 September. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus in Wales: 150 test positive as cases increase
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It comes as social gatherings were limited in Scotland to a maximum of six people from two houesholds. The new rule applies in people's houses, pubs and restaurants and in private gardens. Children under 12 are excluded and won't count towards the six-person rule – this is an exception to the rule that hasn't been considered in England and has irked MPs. … [Read more...] about Long-awaited NHS Covid contact-tracing app will FINALLY launch in England and Wales in two weeks, Department of Health announces – a day after Sturgeon launched it in Scotland
Health and social care workers Emergency workers and national security workers Local and national government workers Education and childcare workers Food and other necessary goods Transport workers Utilities, communication and financial services workers A swab is taken, you get your results back and you will then follow advice on self-isolation. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Why is Wales not testing over 65s as in England?
Responding to the new advice, the Welsh Conservatives said visitors and outpatients to hospitals in all other parts of the UK were required to wear face masks and Wales was "lagging behind"."Time and time again, we are seeing Wales being held back by the constant dithering and delay from this government," member of the Senedd (MS) for South Wales Central Andrew RT Davies said."The Welsh Conservatives call on the Welsh Labour-led Government to finally put Wales first, and make face coverings mandatory for all visitors and outpatients immediately." … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Face mask use plea at north Wales’ hospitals
Portugal back on quarantine list for England More Greek islands on Welsh quarantine list A similar announcement was made by the UK government for England, which also decided to remove mainland Portugal, French Polynesia from its quarantine list. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Hungary on Wales quarantine list as Sweden removed