Pupils have been swabbing themselves as school nurses watch on despite proof rapid tests only work if they are administered properly.Students at Oasis Academy in Coulsdon, Surrey, were sent the kits on Monday and given instructions by nurses on how to carry out the tests themselves.Only vulnerable children or those whose parents are key workers are allowed to attend lessons in person during the latest national lockdown. It comes as figures suggest schools could still be attended by up to 20 per cent of pupils.But children are now being supervised by nurses, similar to how some walk-in testing centres are run, rather than having a nurse carry out the tests themselves.The idea is that fewer medical experts or volunteers are needed allowing a larger number of people to be test more quickly.But multiple studies show lateral flow tests - when self-administered - could miss cases, due to the force and depth needed to collect a sample.It comes as calls to limit the number of children in … [Read more...] about Do you trust your child to do their OWN Covid tests? Pupils swab themselves at school as nurse watches on – despite proof rapid tests only work if they are administered properly
Blimey, Del Boy Hancock has struck it lucky again. He’s scored a whole bunch of testing kits off some outfit called Surescreen. A sun lotion firm? Don’t be a plonker, Rodders. Nah, they’re a top-class healthcare firm in Derby. Cushty. And the Health Sec had only gone and scored 20million of the things. Lovely jubbly! When Mr Hancock makes these sort of excitable announcements you can almost hear the collective rattle of tea cups all the way up Whitehall. More often than not it means someone somewhere out in the Shires linked to the Government is about to be quids-in. Mr Hancock was his usual zingy, Saturday night game-show host self. Part Leslie Crowther of The Price Is Right fame, part Zebedee from The Magic Roundabout Come PMQs tomorrow, it is quite feasible that we will learn that one of Surescreen’s directors just happens to be an old drinking pal of Hancock’s from university. Or the godson of the man he plays tennis doubles with on Saturday. … [Read more...] about Matt Hancock sets the teacups rattling with Del Boy deal: HENRY DEEDES watches the Health Secretary at the Downing Street press conference
She is in the throes of a new romance with boyfriend Steve Kazee. And Jenna Dewan looked like she was on cloud nine as she jetted into Los Angeles on Wednesday. Even though she wasn't with her beau, the actress, 38, smiled from ear to ear as she made her return from a quick trip out of town. High spirits: Jenna Dewan was on cloud nine as she jetted into Los Angeles on Wednesday The Step Up actress looked radiant with hardly a scrap of makeup on her complexion, save for just a slick of lip gloss and sunglasses to protect her vision. She flashed her danced-honed physique wearing a black crop top, joggers, and a comfy coat. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Jenna Dewan goes solo while cutting a casual figure as she... Valentine's Day, Hollywood style! Kim Kardashian tells Kanye... Jenna Dewan proves she's a doting mother as she puts her... Jessie J goes make-up free as she jets out of LAX in an... Share this article Share … [Read more...] about Jenna Dewan beams with joy as she jets into LA flashing torso in crop top… after becoming emotional watching Whitney documentary on airplane
A MY Little Pony fanatic was sued by her boyfriend after he got fed up with her £20,000 collection. Miranda Worby, 38, is so potty about ponies she has more than 2,500 of them and spends an hour a day searching for more. Her partner of 11 years, Ian Langston, 65, got so annoyed by her obsession he trotted her off to court on Judge Rinder. Retired tattoo artist Ian said: “I get up in the morning, go into the bathroom and it’s a horror story because there are ponies watching you. “I go downstairs to the kitchen, they’re watching you put the kettle on. “You make a cup of tea, have breakfast, and there’s ponies on the table - there’s nothing worse than being stared at by 40 ponies when you’re trying to eat.“The front room, there’s ponies in there. The spare room, there’s ponies in there. “I open the bedroom blinds and lo and behold there are two ponies on the windowsill. “The only place … [Read more...] about My Little Pony fanatic, 38, sued by boyfriend, 65, on Judge Rinder as he was so annoyed by her £20,000 collection
AFTER taking a year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, Basketball Wives is set to return to screens. The VH1 show follows the wives, girlfriends - or ex-wives - of NBA superstars. How can I watch Basketball Wives season 9? You can tune into the first episode of Basketball Wives Season 9 on Tuesday, February 9th on VH1. Feby Torres, Liza Morales, and Nia, and Noria Dorsey all appeared in season 8 of Basketball Wives and are expected to make a reappearance in season 9. Feby is an influencer who once dated Lance Stephenson, while Liza Morales is famous for being the mama baby of former NBA player Lamar Odom. Sisters and entrepreneurs Nia and Noria Dorsey will bring their Memphis energy and spicy personalities to the group in the new season.Season nine will also see the return of Evelyn Lozada and Ogom “OG” Chijindu despite their legal battles. Will Jennifer Williams return to the show? After feuding with Shaunie O’Neal and Evelyn Lozada, fans … [Read more...] about Basketball Wives Season 9: How can I watch?