A temporary morgue has been erected on Wanstead Flats, a part of Epping Forest in East London. The structure will help London cope with the predicted increase of Covid-19 related deaths in the capital. It will act as a holding place before cremation..
Health secretary Matt Hancock has said he is 'delighted' to be back to work after recovering from Covid-19, and hailed the fast progress of work to ensure that London's new Nightingale hospital will open this week.
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A car park near the O2 Arena in North Greenwich, London, has been turned into a drive through coronavirus testing facility. The latest facility comes as the government is criticised for being slow to roll out community testing in the UK. The new..
Nature has reclaimed the streets amid lockdown - including a herd of DEER making their home on a housing estate in east London.The deer are believed to have come from nearby Dagnam Park which is just across the road from the estate in Harold Hill.They..
Kelly Brook had an embarrassing moment while presenting her Heart London Drive show from home. Tune into JK and Kelly Brook from 4pm - 7pm, every Monday to Friday, and every Saturday morning from 9am - 12pm on Heart.
Social distancing and empty shelves are now a common sight in the UK, as seen at this Tesco Extra in Woolwich, south-east London on Wednesday (April 1st).
Shelves for foods such as baked beans, bread and cereal are seen with limited or no..
A 13-year-old boy who became the UK’s youngest known coronavirus victim died alone without his family around him, a family friend told ITV News. Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahab passed away in the early hours of Monday at King’s College Hospital in..
Britain's Prince Charles, who has recovered after testing positive for coronavirus, praised in a video message the selfless devotion of healthcare workers and said it was a strange and distressing time for the nation.
The former governor of the Bank of England, Lord Mervyn King, has warned that an extended lockdown due to coronavirus could result in a “rebellion” if it is enforced for too long. The comments came during a round-table webinar organised by Policy..
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A temporary 4,000-bed facility at London's ExCeL convention centre, named NHS Nightingale, is due to open this week - despite building work only starting last Wednesday - in a rush to increase numbers of available hospital beds before the peak of the..
A drive through coronavirus testing centre for frontline NHS workers has been opened in an Ikea car park in Wembley, North London. Report by Keaneyn. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
A charity based in Kingston, London, has started to distribute free food donated by the local Aldi supermarket to residents in the area during the coronavirus lockdown. Many of those collecting the free food are doing so on behalf of the elderly and..
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Alan McGlennan, the Medical Director of NHS Nightingale, a temporary 4000-bed hospital facility inside London's ExCeL exhibition centre, has explained the logistics of staffing and operating one of the largest hospitals in the world. The facility is..
London’s ExCel centre has been transformed into a temporary hospital for coronavirus patients, with NHS England saying that more sites are being considered across the UK as the number of cases of Covid-19 continues to rise. US President Donald Trump..
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This musician gives an emotional rendition of famous songs in one of London's busiest train stations the night the country-wide lockdown was announced.
The clip shows talented Stephen Ridley, completely on his own, sitting at the piano in Kings..
Researchers at King’s College London say the loss of sense of smell and taste could be the best way to tell if you have Covid-19, after tracking symptoms via their specially-created app. By the end of March, the app had more than 1.8 million users..
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temporary 4,000-bed facility at London's ExCeL convention centre, named NHS Nightingale, is due to open this week - despite building work only starting last Wednesday - in a rush to increase numbers of available hospital beds before the peak of the..
A new mortuary is being built in the London Borough of Newham to combat the significant rise in COVID-19 cases in the area.
The temporary site is being built in Wanstead Flats and this footage shows construction work beginning on April 1.
Staff at London's new Nightingale Hospital are preparing to open the facility's doors to patients in the battle against Covid-19. At full capacity the converted ExCel Centre site will be able to accommodate up to 4,000 ventilated patients.
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A Canadian man was caught on camera dousing his coffee cup with sanitizer at a drive-through window before leaving with his order. The clip shows a customer at a Tim Hortons in London, Ontario, spritzing his to-go cup of coffee with a small bottle of..
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A British Airways plane carrying passengers from Peru has landed at London’s Gatwick Airport. The UK’s flag carrier airline also announced on Tuesday that it would be suspending all Gatwick flights due to a drop in demand amidst the coronavirus..
A coronavirus test centre for NHS workers has opened at Ikea’s store in north-west London. Cars were queuing to gain access to the drive-through facility set up in the car park. Priority is being given to NHS staff who are isolating at home because..
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This funny video shows three housemates re-creating their morning commute whilst stuck at home - by using their SHOWER as a London Underground carriage.Rowan Akin-Smith, 26, and his housemates Felix McKechnie, 27, and Pablo Hutchinson, 25, are all..