Wonder Drug Is Life-Saving Against COVID

GPs and MPs have welcomed a life-saving wonder drug being used to treat COVID. The steroid Dexamethasone is frequently prescribed to at home COVID patients to prevent them from needing hospital treatment, and MPs have called on the health service to look into more at-home use of the drug to further cut cases of severeContinue reading “Wonder Drug Is Life-Saving Against COVID”

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NHS Drew Up A Covert Plan To Evaluate Patients On Their Likelihood Of Survival

It’s been reported that the NHS drew up secret methods to refuse treatment to people aged over 70 in the event of a pandemic and to stop hospital care for those in nursing homes. Classified government records were written following a pandemic training exercise in 2016, detailing strategies to stop hospitals from being overwhelmed byContinue reading “NHS Drew Up A Covert Plan To Evaluate Patients On Their Likelihood Of Survival”

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Cabinet Mutiny Over Vaccine Passports

Boris Johnson is facing a cabinet revolt over vaccine passports, having been accused of denying people their basic freedoms. The Prime Minister announced this month that certificates proving double jabs will be needed to enter indoor venues such as nightclubs from September. Government advisers have raised concerns that such environments are conducive to super spreadingContinue reading “Cabinet Mutiny Over Vaccine Passports”

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The biggest Increase In Fuel Bills In A Decade

Families are being warned that they should expect the biggest increase in gas and electricity bills in a decade when the energy cap is raised later this year. Approximately 15 million homes across the United Kingdom could be affected by the decision to raise the energy price cap in October, with the average price setContinue reading “The biggest Increase In Fuel Bills In A Decade”

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More Than A Quarter Of Britons Worry Life Will Never Go Back To Normal

According to a shock poll, more than a quarter of Britons think life will never get back to normal after coronavirus. Exclusive research for a newspaper outlet found 26 per cent couldn’t see our pre-pandemic lifestyles returning at any time. The majority of those questioned by Redfield & Wilton Strategies, 38 per cent, harboured hopesContinue reading “More Than A Quarter Of Britons Worry Life Will Never Go Back To Normal”

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Approximately A Quarter Of All COVID Patients Admitted To NHS Hospitals Are Being Treated For Other Illnesses

A health service audit has unveiled that almost a quarter of patients admitted to hospitals with COVID in England are actually getting treated for a different condition. NHS statistics show just 3,855 of the 5,021 people in hospital with COVID on Tuesday were essentially in the hospital because they were unwell from the virus. TheContinue reading “Approximately A Quarter Of All COVID Patients Admitted To NHS Hospitals Are Being Treated For Other Illnesses”

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No 10 Hints State Pension ‘Triple Lock’ Will Be Watered Down

Downing Street delivered another hint that the state pension triple lock could be watered down amid concerns over COVID warping of wage figures. A spokesperson for the Prime Minister said they recognise people’s concerns about the prospect of the mechanism resulting in an 8 per cent rise, squeezing the public finances even further. No 10Continue reading “No 10 Hints State Pension ‘Triple Lock’ Will Be Watered Down”

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Queen’s Lawyers Secretly Lobbied The Scottish Government For Balmoral Estate

It’s been reported that the Queen’s lawyer’s secretly lobbied the Scottish government for her private land to be exempt from a new climate change law. The monarch, whose Balmoral Estate makes her a major landowner in the country, is the only person not expected to use renewable energy to heat her buildings. In records discoveredContinue reading “Queen’s Lawyers Secretly Lobbied The Scottish Government For Balmoral Estate”

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The Moment Albanian Cyclist, 23, Fatally Hit Pensioner

This is the moment an illegal immigrant cyclist fled after causing the death of a hospital worker after crashing into him running a red light. Albanian Ermir Loka, 23, mowed down Peter McCombie, 72, at around 15 mph as the HR administrator was making his way home from the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel. InsteadContinue reading “The Moment Albanian Cyclist, 23, Fatally Hit Pensioner”

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Britain Faces Blackouts Due To The Electric Car Revolution

An MP has warned that electric car drivers could cause blackouts if they charge their vehicles at ‘on peak’ times during the day. The Commons Transport Select Committee said owners should be incentivised to recharge batteries ‘little but often’ to circumvent shortages. Tory MP Huw Merriman, who chairs the committee, warned that the National GridContinue reading “Britain Faces Blackouts Due To The Electric Car Revolution”

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