Surge Covid testing deployed to new area to stop spread of Indian variant

SURGE testing has been rolled out in another area in England as more cases of the Indian variant are discovered. Residents in Calderdale in West Yorkshire will be offered PCR tests whether they are showing symptoms or not. 🔵 Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest updates It was last week reported that cases of the Indian Delta variant had

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Covid surge testing to stop spread of Indian variant deployed in West London

CORONAVIRUS surge testing to stop the spread of the Indian variant has been deployed in West London. Residents in parts of Harrow, Ealing, Hillingdon and Brent will be advised to take a PCR test even if they do not have any Covid-19 symptoms. 🔵 Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest updates Local authorities will "shortly confirm" the areas where

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NHS told to brace for surge in sick kids after lockdown lowered immunity to common bug

THE NHS has been told to brace itself for an uptick in sick children hit by a resurgence of a viral infection that had been suppressed due to Covid-19. Modelling from Public Health England (PHE) shows that there could be a possible rise in cases of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). This is a condition that can cause bronchiolitis and which

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Surge Covid testing deployed to two areas of London to stop spread of South Africa variant

SURGE testing has been deployed to two new areas of London to stop the spread of the South African variant of coronavirus. Public health officials today said people living in certain areas of Wandsworth must take a Covid test – even if they don't have symptoms. ? Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates… This includes two postcodes

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Sales surge up to 1,237% for tomato seeds in coronavirus stockpiling

Sales surge by up to 1,237% online for tomato seeds and compost as shoppers start stockpiling more unusual items to help them grow their own food as home office equipment also sell fast as people self-isolate Shoppers are increasingly find themselves in empty supermarket food aisles Tomato and cress seeds in particular are flying off Amazon’s warehouse shelves Work and

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Surge in STI tests expected tomorrow after frisky festive season – as GP shares key symptoms to watch out for – The Sun

THE festive season can result in a few of us getting a bit more than just a kiss under the mistletoe. So docs say they are expecting to see a surge in STI tests from tomorrow after treatments peaked on January 3 last year. Research shows that nearly 20 per cent of Brits have had a sexual encounter with a

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Gin sparks surge in new distilleries as consumers thirst for unusual flavours continues

A GROWING thirst for flavoured gins and craft spirits has sparked a surge in new distilleries, according to a new report. Research by law firm RPC suggested the number of distillery businesses in the UK increased to 205 in 2018, up from 170 in 2017. The figures do not distinguish between distilleries that make whisky, gin, both or other spirits. But

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Hoaxer who pretended to have three boobs is getting real third breast

Jasmine TriDevil, 25, sparked controversy in 2014 after pretending to have a third breast wedged in-between her cleavage. At the time Jasmine — real name Alisha Hessler — insisted: “I know my breasts are real and I do not care what anybody thinks.” Plastic surgeons insisted they would never risk performing such an operation and the prankster, from Tampa, Florida,

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