Sir Jeremy Farrar, director of the Wellcome Trust and Sage member said in a Twitter post that he 'agreed with John' on the clear science advice, appearing to reference Sage colleague Professor John Edmunds, who said on Friday the Government was 'taking risks' by relaxing measures from Monday … [Read more...] about ‘Don’t tear the pants out of it!’ Government adviser Prof Van-Tam warns public not to abuse liberties and risk pushing R rate above 1 when lockdown is eased and says ‘we’re at a very dangerous moment’ after huge crowds swarm beaches in 82F temperatures
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"Investigators are appealing for information from anybody who was in the area, including dog walkers, anglers and golfers, who witnessed the incident or saw two young people in the vicinity of the lake between 12pm and 7pm. … [Read more...] about Angler in 60s dies after ‘row with poachers’ at Lullingstone Castle as ‘yobs threw rocks at boat’ as police hunt teens
She said the firm has the ability to move water around its grid network to fulfil demand, but she also asked household to help conserve supplies. The firm has asked its three million households to voluntarily cut their water usage, urging people to turn the taps off when brushing their teeth. … [Read more...] about Britain braces for hottest day of year with temperatures set to hit 82F – so will people REALLY wait until Monday to meet up for barbecues?
Plans to quarantine travellers coming into Britain were falling apart last night as they came under fire from all sides; Border Force and police officials say the system is 'unenforceable' and MPs, including Boris Johnson's former adviser, warned the scheme would 'hang the Closed sign on Britain'; The coronavirus 'R' rate could be as low as 0.5 outside of hospital settings, newly-released documents from the Government's Sage Committee show; The Chancellor Rishi Sunak confirmed that firms would be asked to contribute towards furloughed employees salaries from August, starting with National Insurance and pension contributions before moving to 20 per cent of wages; After an outcry from Tory MPs Mr Sunak also announced an extension to the separate support scheme for the self-employed - with grants continuing after August, but slightly scaled back; Mr Sunak is also racing to put together a job creation scheme amid fears 2million Britons will lose their jobs when the … [Read more...] about Sun-seekers ignore warnings they’ll be fined for breaking lockdown rules as they head to beaches with temperatures set to hit 82F – despite THREE Sage scientists saying we are lifting restrictions too soon