Study says earlier lockdown measures could have saved thousands of lives

The vast majority of coronavirus deaths in the US could have been avoided if lockdowns and social distancing efforts were implemented just two weeks earlier, new research shows. An estimate by disease modelers at Columbia University said that the death toll would have been 11,253 on May 3 if the stay-at-home measures had been imposed on March 1. The actual

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Coronavirus lockdown fines rise to £100 from Wednesday but you could be charged up to £3,200 for breaking rules

LOCKDOWN fines will rise to £100 from Wendesday, but you could be charged up to £3,200 for breaking the rules. The Home Office has also said your first fine could be halved to £50 if it is paid within 14 days. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates Last night, Boris Johnson bumped up the

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These foreign phrases hilariously capture the essence of our lives on lockdown

Feeling sluggish on lockdown? Have a sudden urge to text your ex? These brilliant foreign language phrases exactly capture the reality of our stay-at-home experiences.  These are very surreal times we’re living in right now. Events around coronavirus have moved so quickly, and at such a dramatic pace, it’s hard to find the words that capture the sheer enormity of

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“There really was light at the end of the tunnel”: how it feels to be a Brit in Barcelona right now

Worcester-born Jasmine Owens has been living completely alone under Spanish lockdown restrictions in Barcelona for seven weeks. Here, she tells her story of being stuck in the midst of a pandemic far away from home.  I moved to Barcelona last year after eight years of living a typically London (read: fast-paced and often gruelling) lifestyle. It had always been an

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Daniel Dubois enjoys lockdown sparring with boxing siblings after buying family pad just in time – The Sun

DANIEL DUBOIS has used his heavy hands to create a family home just in time for all the gang to hunker down for lockdown. The 22-year-old British heavyweight champ raced to a 14-0 record before the Covid-19 virus shut down sport around the world. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus in sport live blog for the latest news & updates His mouthwatering

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Coronavirus lockdown puts nearly 12 MILLION Britons out of work

Coronavirus lockdown puts nearly 12 MILLION Britons out of work: Firms have furloughed or laid off a third of country’s employees, shock report finds New figures reveal nearly a third of British workers are furloughed or laid off Report warned that up to 11.7million people could be left jobless due to lockdown Chancellor Rishi Sunak set to announce further £1.25billion

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UK weather forecast: Lockdown Brits to bask in 21C heat tomorrow as Met Office predicts temperature hike – The Sun

A TEMPERATURE hike is forecast tomorrow, with some areas of the country set to bask in 21C heat. Brits getting who enjoyed the soaring temperatures of the Easter Bank Holiday weekend can look forward to similar sunshine tomorrow after a cloudy Saturday. The South will see cloudy skies throughout this afternoon and this evening, with rain and drizzle expected to

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The Lockdown is the perfect sex position for couples in isolation to try because it takes a few attempts to master

ARE you stuck in isolation with your partner and keen to take the opportunity to spice things up between the sheets? You might want to try the aptly-named The Lockdown sex position, which is said to be extremely erotic once you master it.  ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates To get into position, the

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