Researchers reveal best material for making homemade coronavirus face masks

Reusable vacuum cleaner bags are the best material for making homemade face masks with, the University of Cambridge has concluded after testing everything from socks to jeans.  The cloth bags, which can be cleaned in the washing machine, were found to be the best at preventing droplets and aerosols from escaping while still enabling wearers […]

When will a coronavirus jab be ready in the UK?

Since coronavirus emerged in January almost 200 vaccine candidates have been put into development, with at least 15 in human trials.  Vaccines being developed by Oxford University and in Germany are the most likely candidates to be ready this year, experts have said,...

Life in the village divided into two coronavirus tiers

Since the 19th century, the stream has marked an administrative boundary and now forms the border between Redcar and Cleveland Council and Scarborough Borough Council, part of North Yorkshire. Earlier this month, the small sliver belonging to Redcar and Cleveland was...