Coronavirus tests halted over safety fears, as Matt Hancock to make statement

Coronavirus tests used by the NHS may be unsafe and have been halted, the government has announced.  Matt Hancock, the Health Secretary is to make a statement in the House of Commons on Thursday afternoon about the problems with coronavirus kits, which could hamper widespread testing. The Department of Health said that the NHS Test […]

Dozens of care homes investigated over Covid safety fears

In the Commons, the shadow health secretary, Jonathan Ashworth, called on Matt Hancock, the Health Secretary, to apologise for the Prime Minister’s “crass remarks”, while Labour’s Barbara Keeley asked: “Does the Secretary of State accept...