NHS Test and Trace registers worst week for contact tracing

This is an increase of 56 per cent in positive cases on the previous week and is the highest weekly number since Test and Trace was launched at the end of May. When it comes to the percentage of positive cases out of the total people tested, the latest data shows a...

Why is there ‘a postcode lottery’ for testing children’s eyes?

The pause of routine optometrist appointments has intensified the problem. Hardiman-McCartney adds: “Lockdown happened at the time of the year when children would have been studying for exams and would normally book in for an eye test. Instead they have gone through...