BRITS aged between 56 and 59 have been invited to receive their coronavirus vaccine as the rollout goes from strength to strength. It comes as Gavin Williamson admitted this morning that ministers are "looking at" a longer school day and shorter holidays to make up for lost education due to the pandemic . Hundreds of thousands of letters for the over 56 age group began landing on doorsteps today, Public Health England have said. Meanwhile, Professor Sharon Peacock, head of the Covid-19 Genomics UK scientific body, told The Times she was "very optimistic" that the immunisation programme would continue to be effective. It comes as a minister predicted that all adults could receive the jab by June should the vaccine rollout continue at its current pace. Kwasi Kwarteng, the business secretary, told The Times it was “possible” that all adults could be offered vaccines by June. Follow our coronavirus live blog below for the very latest news and updates on the … [Read more...] about Coronavirus news UK – Over-56s invited for vaccine and ministers ‘looking at’ longer school day & shorter holidays
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SET off for your camping trip? You need to make sure that you arrive prepared, as you'll be far away from any shops. Whether you’re pitching up at a festival or off for an exciting trek in the mountains, there are lots of things to consider to survive tent life. There’s nothing quite like the excitement of living out of a backpack and camping without wifi or the comfort of your home, all snuggled up with friends. So that it’s just exciting and doesn’t turn into a sketchy episode of Bear Grylls, you have to think of a few things in advance. From sleep situations to having enough rations, there’s a lot to consider to fully enjoy staying in the wilderness. To ensure you get a peaceful night's sleep and avoid any catastrophes, we’ve put together the ultimate guide of what to take camping. Camping Sleeping arrangements Sleeping arrangements will be among some of the most important things to take camping. Tent: We might be stating the obvious, but you … [Read more...] about What to take camping: the full camping essential checklist
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Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to play Tap to play The video will auto-play soon 8 Cancel Play now Meghan and Harry's tell-all interview is said to have left Harry’s dad Prince Charles and brother William “saddened”. Today Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's interview with Oprah Winfrey will air in the United States. If the revelations are as shocking as expected, then the frosty relationship between royals on both sides of the pond could get worse. A Palace source told The Mirror: “The overriding feeling throughout this whole sorry saga is one where many people, especially the Prince of Wales and Duke of Cambridge, have been left immensely saddened." Ahead of the programme the Queen has issued a special BBC broadcast to mark Commonwealth Day. Harry and Meghan's televised conversation with the famous talk show host, which has fuelled tensions within the monarchy, will air in the US on Sunday night before being broadcast on … [Read more...] about Meghan and Harry interview LIVE: William and Charles ‘saddened’ over Oprah chat