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Coronavirus: Family of dead boy, 13, 'happy' with policy change

Thu, 04/16/2020 - 14:28
Close family members will be able to see dying relatives after a 13-year-old died alone.

Coronavirus: Under-threat Mildmay HIV unit to treat patients

Thu, 04/16/2020 - 13:13
The east London Mildmay hospital has won a reprieve as it takes in people with coronavirus.

Coronavirus: The businesses crowdfunding to survive

Thu, 04/16/2020 - 00:07
UK companies are turning to their local communities to help them survive the coronavirus lockdown.

Coronavirus: 'Too many homeless still sleeping rough'

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 20:17
The government says offers of safe accommodation have been made to 90% of rough sleepers.

Coronavirus: Close family to be allowed to say goodbye to the dying

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 19:19
New guidelines to limit the infection risk will allow last goodbyes, the health secretary says.

Saracens: Premiership champions ask high earners to defer salaries

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 18:38
Saracens furlough all players and the majority of the club’s staff, and ask high earners to defer a portion of their salaries.

Wembley pair arrested in brothel people trafficking probe

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 17:40
They are believed to be linked to a gang known to offer fake scholarships to trick victims to the UK.

Belsen 1945: Remembering the medical students who saved lives

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 17:37
Two weeks after liberation, 95 London medical students arrived at Belsen to help care for survivors.

Coronavirus: 'You clap for me' film celebrates ethnic minority workers

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 15:48
The video's director tells the BBC why he featured doctors, delivery drivers, nurses and teachers.

Coronavirus: Why London's black cabs are ideal vehicles for patients

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 15:24
Hackney carriages with their inbuilt partitions have been enlisted in Southwark to transport patients.

Coronavirus: Londoners stranded abroad 'desperate' to get home

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 11:10
Tourists unable to get flights due to coronavirus lockdowns say the government are not helping them.

HS2 construction gets green light despite lockdown

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 10:56
The government has given the high-speed rail project formal approval to start construction.

Coronavirus: Scammers use 'hook' of pandemic to target victims

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 02:17
Fraudsters are targeting vulnerable and self-isolating people, the National Crime Agency warns.

Coronavirus: Museums 'will not survive' virus lockdown

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 01:00
Independent sites such as the Charles Dickens and Florence Nightingale museum have lost their income.