Covid 19 Delta outbreak: Extra red flight from Australia as transtasman bubble pause extended

A third “red flight” will be offered to New Zealanders stuck in emergency situations in Australia. It comes as the transtasman bubble pause has been extended for a further eight weeks, meaning quarantine-free travel between the two countries won’t be reinstated until at least mid-November. Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson did not specify a date for the third red flight,

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Covid 19 Delta outbreak: Positive case at Mongrel Mob pad after patient discharged herself from Middlemore Hospital before test result

Mongrel Mob members in Auckland are isolating after a young woman discharged herself from Middlemore Hospital and went home to the gang’s pad where she lives while waiting for a Covid-19 test result . The woman entered the hospital’s emergency department on Thursday with a health issue unrelated to Covid-19, and her answers to screening questions indicated she had no

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Covid 19 Delta outbreak: Infected Middlemore Hospital patient – son’s fury after father shared room

COVID LATEST:* Hospital patient has Covid; expert expects alert level shift outside Auckland* Derek Cheng: Why the case for level 2 is strong, and for 2.5 is even stronger* Interactive: Predicting Delta’s spread with NZ’s ‘super model’* MIQ breaches include staff not wearing masks appropriately* Derek Cheng: The vaccination is finally going gangbusters – but for how long?* ‘We’re ready’:

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Covid outbreak sees '11 guests at 15-person wedding infected with new mutant strain' – and NONE showing symptoms

A COVID outbreak at a wedding has resulted in 11 guests being infected with the new mutant strain – with none showing symptoms. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps told Radio 4 today that his friends went to a wedding with 15 people present. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates He said: "I wasn't there myself. One

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Coronavirus: First outbreak in New Zealand after 102 days sees Auckland put into lockdown

Coronavirus has broken out again in New Zealand after more than 100 days and prompted the country’s government to put its largest city into strict lockdown. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Tuesday said four people from one family in South Auckland were found to have contracted COVID-19. These are the first new cases of locally-acquired coronavirus after New Zealand went

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Coronavirus outbreak forces special needs school for children with learning difficulties to close

A SCHOOL for children with learning disabilities has been forced to close after it confirmed multiple coronavirus cases. High Park School in Heaton, Bradford, shut its doors after at least two staff members tested positive for the killer virus. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates A spokesperson for the school confirmed in a social

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