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Scientists warn against lifting lockdown amid 'more deadly' mutant Covid strain

Boris Johnson disclosed that the new mutant strain of the virus may be more deadly than the original.

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Number of Covid patients on ventilators tops 4,000 for first time

Doctors warn that delaying the second dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech jab is not justified by the science. It comes as the number of hospital patients on ventilators tops 4,000 for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic.

Nursing leaders call for PPE review in light of new coronavirus variants

The Royal College of Nursing said the current situation created a ‘postcode lottery’ for nurses.