Good cause: Leslie Jordan of Will & Grace fame was seen in a gray suit. 'On this Memorial Day let us remember that our freedom isn’t free — and, we should all be proud to be Americans. I am honored to be affiliated with the Boot Campaign, helping veterans and military families with wonderful programs. #LaceUpAMERICA,' he said … [Read more...] about Memorial Day wishes from Hollywood: Stars take to social media to honor the fallen heroes of the United States
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That meant concentrating on Eva, because, as Lord Mancroft recalls, ‘she was the one who did the talking, and if there was a fundraising do, she’d be the one to go — he wasn’t very interested in that’. Before long Eva, the British-educated daughter of an American Pepsi Cola executive, was being invited to Charles’s charity dinners organised by Fawcett. And, on more than one occasion, she found herself placed next to the Prince of Wales. … [Read more...] about Pictured on their wedding day: The Tetra Pak heir and his doomed drug addict bride whose friend was Prince Charles
29% of white British nurses who responded to the poll felt pressure to care for confirmed or possible Covid-19 patients without adequate PPE - this rose to 56% for BAME nurses. Less than half (43%) of BAME nurses said they had enough eye protection compared with 66% of white British nurses. 37% of BAME nurses who took part in the survey said they did not have enough fluid-repellent gowns to use during their shift, with only 19% white British staff reporting the same concerns. More than half of BAME respondents (53%) also said they had been asked to re-use single-use PPE in a “high risk environment”, compared with 42% of white British respondents to the survey, which was conducted between May 7-11. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus LIVE updates: UK has ‘world’s worst death rate’ report claims
The NHS's 24-hour phone and online service, which offers medical advice to anyone who needs it. People in England and Wales are advised to ring the service if they are worried about their symptoms. In Scotland, they should check NHS inform, then ring their GP in office hours or 111 out of hours. In Northern Ireland, they should call their GP. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: When are schools reopening?
Recently, I dropped a postcard into the metal postbox on the corner, and the mailman, about to empty the box, stopped to chat with me for five whole minutes. We talked about what the dangers of being a mail carrier were right now and which gardens in the neighborhood were blooming early. Would I have chatted with him for so long two months ago? I’d like to think so, but I doubt it – our paths would never have crossed so often before the pandemic, and I wasn’t nearly so excited about meeting new people then. … [Read more...] about Lockdown has had a positive side-effect: I’ve finally met my neighbors