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...

what now for care homes abandoned to Covid?

Care homes have been on the frontline of the UK’s battle against the pandemic, with at least a third reporting coronavirus related fatalities to date. The Health Secretary has insisted that the Government “threw a protective ring” around the social care sector, but by...