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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Making the announcement yesterday, the First Minister of Scotland said: 'The launch of the app is a welcome development which will offer an additional level of protection – supporting NHS Scotland's Test and Protect system as it works to drive down the spread of Covid-19 across the country. This will support the work of NHS Scotland and has the potential to help avoid local lockdowns. … [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
Coronavirus: Anger over lack of PPE for nurse Gareth Roberts Coronavirus: 75 care homes in Wales with cases of coronavirus Coronavirus: Minister calls review after Cardiff test centre closure What happened to the targets?There was a target of testing 5,000 people a day by mid-April, rising to between 8-10.000 by May. But that was clearly not deliverable and brought criticism of the Welsh Government. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Why is Wales not testing over 65s as in England?
It comes after 237 cases were linked to Rowan Foods factory in the town."Covid-19 is highly infectious and it can be challenging to prevent the spread of the virus and although we have taken a range of actions, we appeal to the public for their support as we all have a role to play in preventing the spread of infection," she said. … [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