Coronavirus outbreak confirmed at NHS Test and Trace Centre in Scotland

A cluster of coronavirus infections has been confirmed at an NHS Test and Trace call centre in North Lanarkshire. Measures have been brought in by the region’s health board to try and suppress the outbreak, which flared up at the Sitel site in Motherwell. NHS Lanarkshire said it had been notified about “potentially linked cases” of Covid-19 infections in […]

Lockdown may cost 200k lives, government report shows

But charities said more should have been done to get medical care up and running quickly when it became clear early on that the NHS was not stretched. Nightingale Hospitals in particular were largely empty even at the peak of the pandemic and have only recently been...