Coronavirus fake news ‘could cost lives’, Culture Secretary warns

Coronavirus fake news ‘could cost lives’, Culture Secretary warns

Fake news about coronavirus spreading on social media “could cost lives”, the Culture Secretary has warned as Facebook posts have been uncovered telling people they can protect themselves by gargling water. Oliver Dowden said a new Number 10 ‘Rapid Response Unit’ had been set up to directly rebut and remove claims encouraging people to ignore […]
Keep walks to an hour during virus lockdown, warns Michael Gove

Keep walks to an hour during virus lockdown, warns Michael Gove

Michael Gove has warned the public to limit daily walks to a maximum of an hour ahead of a tightening up of rules on the national lockdown. Joggers, he said, should limit their runs to 30 minutes. Mr Gove, a Cabinet minister and one of the prime minister’s most...