Wearing masks can curb spread of coronavirus, Government’s chief scientist says

Face masks will have some benefit in halting the spread of the coronavirus in post-lockdown Britain, Number 10‘s chief scientific adviser today said. Sir Patrick Vallance told MPs that masks could have a ‘marginal but positive’ impact on curbing transmission of the life-threatening infection. But ‘coverings of some sort might do’, he said in front of … Read more Wearing masks can curb spread of coronavirus, Government’s chief scientist says

Robbie Williams poses for VERY cheeky snap

Ayda Field delighted her followers when she shared a very cheeky snap of her husband Robbie Williams on Tuesday. Joking that she couldn’t believe she was married to ‘Rear of The Year 1997’, the 40-year-old presenter posted a tribute to her ‘man crush everyday’. Robbie, 46, was seen posing with his trousers around his ankles, … Read more Robbie Williams poses for VERY cheeky snap

Virgin Atlantic axes 3000 jobs and ceases Gatwick operations

Virgin Atlantic to axe 3,150 jobs and cease operations at Gatwick Airport as it battles for survival amid coronavirus crisis Virgin Atlantic – owned by Sir Richard Branson – will axe a third of its workforce The airline will also cease operations at Britain’s second largest airpot, Gatwick It is being reported that staff and … Read more Virgin Atlantic axes 3000 jobs and ceases Gatwick operations

Coronavirus UK: SEWAGE analysis may be used to track spread

The Government is considering testing sewage to track the size of the coronavirus outbreak in Britain, it has been revealed.   Defra confirmed it is conferring with scientists about whether wastewater can help trace the spread of the deadly infection. It could become part of the government’s next phase of the COVID-19 battle plan to test, track … Read more Coronavirus UK: SEWAGE analysis may be used to track spread

Virgin Atlantic to axe 3,000 jobs and cease operations at Gatwick Airport

Virgin Atlantic to axe 3,150 jobs and cease operations at Gatwick Airport as it battles for survival amid coronavirus crisis Virgin Atlantic – owned by Sir Richard Branson – will axe a third of its workforce The airline will also cease operations at Britain’s second largest airpot, Gatwick It is being reported that staff and … Read more Virgin Atlantic to axe 3,000 jobs and cease operations at Gatwick Airport

Currys PC World customers left furious after failing to receive refunds

Currys PC World appears to have fallen victim to its own success in the last month – after seeing sales of gadgets and appliances surge online during the coronavirus-linked lockdown, the tech giant is now facing a huge pile of complaints.  Angry customers have revealed their frustration with the company after having to wait up … Read more Currys PC World customers left furious after failing to receive refunds

O2 mobile network goes DOWN across much of the UK

O2 mobile network goes DOWN across much of the UK leaving thousands of customers unable to make or receive calls Issues started at 12:09 BST and are affecting O2 customers around the country  O2 is investigating the issue and says data and texts have not been impacted By Jonathan Chadwick For Mailonline Published: 13:40 BST, … Read more O2 mobile network goes DOWN across much of the UK

Jason Manford reveals disappointment after being rejected for a job by Tesco

Jason Manford has revealed his application to work as a customer assistant at his local Tesco supermarket has been rejected.  The comedian, 38, said he was ‘livid’ that the store had declined his application and admitted that he was ‘only trying to do his bit’ amid the coronavirus pandemic. The star’s post, which appeared to … Read more Jason Manford reveals disappointment after being rejected for a job by Tesco

Wizz Air announces launch of SIX more routes serving Luton Airport including flights to Faro

Wizz Air has announced the launch of six new routes serving Luton Airport from next month after resuming flights to European destinations for the first time since lockdown. The budget airline said the new routes would include flights to Faro in Portugal on June 18, four Greek islands from early July and Morocco in late … Read more Wizz Air announces launch of SIX more routes serving Luton Airport including flights to Faro

Sheltered housing staff pin up posters of COFFINS to encourage elderly residents to self-isolate

Staff at sheltered housing for the elderly pinned up posters of coffins to try and persuade its vulnerable residents to self-isolate and stop the spread of Covid-19, Mail Online can reveal. The stark images of open wooden caskets were accompanied by a caption saying: ‘Your confined space? Or this one?’. Elderly people living at William … Read more Sheltered housing staff pin up posters of COFFINS to encourage elderly residents to self-isolate