Barrett's ties to People of Praise only became public when the New York Times broke the story three weeks after her confirmation hearing as an appeals court judge, but before the committee had voted. The committee eventually split along party lines to confirm her. Three Democrats voted with the Republican majority in the vote in the full Senate. … [Read more...] about The White House finally socially distances and insists on masks: Guests at Amy Coney Barrett’s ceremonial swearing in on the South Lawn take COVID precautions – unlike infamous super-spreader last month
These were: Breeze on Cambrian Road on September 4 and 5, The Potters on Upper Dock Street on September 5, Break 'n' Dish on Stow Hill between September 1 and 8, Tiny Rebel on Wern Industrial Estate on September 6, 7 and 8, Ye Olde Bull Inn in Caerleon on September 4, The Handpost on Bassaleg Road on September 8 and Three Horseshoes on Pillmawr Road on September 6. … [Read more...] about Newport at risk of local lockdown after surge in coronavirus cases linked to pubs
No mixing of households indoors and outdoors, including in private gardens Pubs and bars to close Restaurants, and pubs that can operate as restaurants, allowed to stay open No wedding receptions Local politicians will decide if gyms, betting shops, casinos, hairdressers and beauty salons should close Non-essential shops, schools and universities to remain open Avoid non-essential travel Travel outside area advised against Avoid staying overnight in another part of the UK if resident in a tier three area People resident elsewhere should avoid staying overnight in a tier three area Lancashire, including Blackpool, and Blackburn with Darwen - adult gaming industry, casinos, bingo halls, bookmakers and betting shops, and soft play areas must close while car boot sales are not permitted Liverpool City Region - gyms, leisure centres, betting shops, casinos and adult gaming centres must close as well … [Read more...] about Are hairdressers and non-essential shops open in Tier 3 lockdown areas?
'We have made significant strides in our approach - we have provided the NHS with an extra £3 billion in funding to help it continue to provide high quality care as we head into winter, treatments like dexamethasone have been proven to save lives and there is promising progress in finding a vaccine through government-backed scientific research.' … [Read more...] about ‘You can’t stop-start a country’: Minister admits Covid-19 is ‘in a bad place’ in ALL of England but insists Government will RESIST calls for a national lockdown despite SAGE prediction of 85,000 second wave deaths and France and Germany ordering shutdowns
This was followed by her mother, Poland's First Lady Agata Kornhauser-Duda, also calling the government's decision into doubt, posting on Twitter: 'Over the last 5 years, I have met many women who, having such a right, decided not to terminate their pregnancy.(...) These women are the Heroines. But my question is: can women be forced into heroism? I have doubts here.' … [Read more...] about Polish spy drives through abortion law protesters as fury over restrictions grows: Country’s PRESIDENT says new laws are too strict and popular TV presenter quits over her channel’s stance