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Image copyright Family handout Image caption Donald Suelto worked as an NHS nurse for 18 years The family of a nurse who died after displaying coronavirus symptoms say he should have been given personal protective equipment (PPE). Police found the body of Donald Suelto, 51, at his flat in Bethnal Green, east London, on 7 […]

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Image copyright Sherrihan Afifi Image caption Carer and single mother Sonja Kaygan, pictured with her three-year-old daughter Ause, died on Friday A 26-year-old carer and single mother has died after contracting Covid-19, her family has said. Sonja Kaygan died without family or friends near her on Friday morning after spending more than two weeks in […]

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Image copyright AFP MPs could take part in PMQs, urgent questions and statements via video link when they return to Parliament after recess. In a letter to MPs, Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle says plans for a virtual parliament are progressing well. The main proposal would see some proceedings take place through video link, and […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Unions have been concerned that some care workers do not have proper protective equipment Personal protective equipment (PPE) – masks, gloves and other clothing to stop the spread of coronavirus – saves lives. NHS staff treating patients in hospitals and in the community need it to be able to […]

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Image copyright Golam Rahat Khan/PA Media Image caption Dr Abdul Mabud Chowdhury worked at Homerton University Hospital in east London A doctor who warned the prime minister about a lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) for NHS workers has died after contracting coronavirus. Consultant urologist Abdul Mabud Chowdhury, 53, died at Queen’s Hospital in Romford, […]

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Image copyright Met Police Image caption Met Police officers took the victim to the local shops and purchased food, drinks and toiletries A pensioner was forced to scavenge food out of her bin after her food delivery was stolen, police have said. Police were called to the property of the 84-year-old victim, named only as […]

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Image copyright PA Media Some parks around the UK have been closed to stop people congregating, but would shutting more of them and banning outdoor exercise help to stop the spread of coronavirus? Which parks have been closed? Closing parks is a decision for local authorities. In response to incidents of people congregating in parks […]

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Image copyright Getty Images “All we want to do is make sure people have a pleasant journey and a smile, but we’re feeling totally undervalued and demotivated,” says one BA staffer. The cabin crew member, who asked not to be named, said they first heard that 36,000 staff would be suspended on TV. They said […]

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Image copyright Reuters/Hannah McKay Image caption One paramedic (not pictured) says the apron staff have to wear is the “thinnest thing you can imagine” A paramedic in the London Ambulance Service (LAS) has claimed the kit workers have been given to protect them from coronavirus would be more suitable for people making sandwiches. The south […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Strict rules have been placed on people’s personal movement to limit the spread of coronavirus. Rules for those showing symptoms were already in place, as well as measures to protect the most vulnerable. Under the restrictions, everybody must stay at home and only leave for these reasons: to exercise once a […]

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