Work continues to transform the ExCeL London into the NHS Nightingale Hospital which will treat coronavirus (COVID-19) patients. NHS Chief Executive Simon Stevens says the facility will be ready “later this week”. Report by Keaneyn. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us...
People march across Westminster bridge in a silent process against the government’s handling of coronavirus. The People’s Assembly, Keep Our NHS public and We Own It carry out a socially distanced candlelit vigil outside Downing Street, reading the names of NHS staff who have died during the pandemic.
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Former prime minister Theresa May clashes with Michael Gove in the House of Commons, over the decision for the next national security adviser (NSA) to be a political appointee, rather than a civil service appointment.The role of national security adviser has been filled by Sir Mark Sedwill since April 2017 – he was later also appointed to head up the civil service as Cabinet Secretary in June 2018.Following the announcement that Sir Mark will step down in September, the UK’s current EU negotiator David Frost is set to take up the role.
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Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove says he has confirmed to the EU the UK will not extend the Brexit transition period, adding it provided "clarity and certainty" to businesses. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
The Government is expected to backtrack on its plan to introduce full border checks with the EU from January 1 over fears of the economic impact of coronavirus. Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove is anticipated to make an announcement on Friday over border operations for when Brexit fully comes into effect at the end of the transition period. It comes as the UK economy contracted by more than a fifth in the first full month of lockdown, as shops and factories closed and workers were sent home.
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Johnson & Johnson’s stock jumped 8 percent Monday when news broke that the company will begin human clinical testing for a COVID-19 vaccine by September and that it has secured a $1 billion deal with..
Four newspapers lead with the death of Dr Amgad El-Hawrani, an NHS and private earth nose and throat consultant who was infected with coronavirus before he died.... Anorak Also reported by •Independent