Blueprint to be agreed for thousands for ventilators

Blueprint to be agreed for thousands for ventilators

A final design of ventilator that can be rushed into mass production is ­expected to be agreed on by the ­Government and its health advisers as soon as today. Officials were set to start meetings yesterday about selecting a single ­blueprint for the life-saving machines, which are needed to treat patients ­suffering from respiratory problems […]
I’m writing my own plague diary. It may be history one day

I’m writing my own plague diary. It may be history one day

I’ve started keeping a coronavirus diary to while away the hours under lockdown. Samuel Pepys it ain’t. There are no raucous ballads in taverns and vanishingly few extramarital assignations with pot-boys in back-alleys, or whatever the female version of Pepys’s...