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thesun.co.uk 5 days ago
Face masks in schools to be ditched within weeks as Covid cases have peaked

Face masks in schools to be ditched within weeks as Covid cases have peaked

COMPULSORY masks in schools could be ditched within weeks under plans being considered by ministers. Falling Covid rates mean face coverings in schools could b [...]

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heraldscotland.com 3 minutes ago
Scotland's top 10 Covid hotspots where cases remain despite country 'turning a corner'

Scotland's top 10 Covid hotspots where cases remain despite country 'turning a corner'

Ms Sturgeon said the latest data on infections and hospitalisations "gives us confidence that we have turned the corner on the Omicron…

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expressandstar.com 41 minutes ago
People urged to continue following face covering rules after Covid-19 restrictions lifted next week

People urged to continue following face covering rules after Covid-19 restrictions lifted next week

People have been called on to continue wearing face coverings in enclosed or crowded spaces across Sandwell borough after restrictions are lifted next week.

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As daily Covid-19 cases have been dropping since the start of the month, all res [...]

As daily Covid-19 cases have been dropping since the start of the month, all res [...]

As daily Covid-19 cases have been dropping since the start of the month, all restrictions brought into force in December as part of the battle against the

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heraldscotland.com 2 hours ago
More than 8,000 new Covid cases recorded in 24 hours for second day running

More than 8,000 new Covid cases recorded in 24 hours for second day running

According to the latest Scottish Government figures, 8,262 new cases of Covid-19 have been reported

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standard.co.uk 5 hours ago
London schools where vaccination rates are low urged to keep masks

London schools where vaccination rates are low urged to keep masks

Schools in areas with lower vaccination rates are being encouraged to keep face mask rules in place.

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express.co.uk 6 hours ago
Dr Amir shares 'better' options for face masks as he urges 'Don't rely just on vaccines'

Dr Amir shares 'better' options for face masks as he urges 'Don't rely just on vaccines'

THE CORONAVIRUS pandemic saw a boom in mask manufacturing. From various types to different styles, there are hundreds of face masks to choose from. However, th [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 9 hours ago
Schools defy end of Plan B: Teachers vow to KEEP masks in classrooms

Schools defy end of Plan B: Teachers vow to KEEP masks in classrooms

England is divided over Boris Johnson's dramatic easing of Covid curbs yesterday, with schools preparing to defy the PM by ordering children to continue wearin [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 16 hours ago
Follow Johnson and end Covid masks in Scottish schools, parents tell Sturgeon

Follow Johnson and end Covid masks in Scottish schools, parents tell Sturgeon

Parents and a leading virologist have demanded masks are removed from schools as it emerged thousands of pupils are too anxious to return.Boris Johnson, the pr

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thesun.co.uk 23 hours ago
Face masks WILL still be needed on Tube despite Plan B being ripped up

Face masks WILL still be needed on Tube despite Plan B being ripped up

FACE masks WILL still be needed on the Tube and all London transport despite Plan B being ripped up from next week, Sadiq Khan has said. Boris Johnson announce [...]

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expressandstar.com 2 hours ago
End of face masks in universities and colleges ‘irresponsible’ – unions

End of face masks in universities and colleges ‘irresponsible’ – unions

The Government has updated its guidance on mask-wearing in colleges and universities, with masks worn in lecture halls or classrooms no longer needed

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standard.co.uk 2 hours ago
Hurrah ... face masks are to be optional. But they still have uses

Hurrah ... face masks are to be optional. But they still have uses

Hallelujah! Praise be, hurl them to the four winds etc, face masks are to become optional (there’s a loaded word) from next Thursday as part of a grand throwin [...]

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expressandstar.com 5 hours ago
Second doses of Covid-19 vaccine being rolled out to pupils in Wolverhampton schools

Second doses of Covid-19 vaccine being rolled out to pupils in Wolverhampton schools

Second doses of the Covid-19 vaccine are now being offered to pupils aged between 12 and 15 in secondary schools in Wolverhampton.

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dailymail.co.uk 6 hours ago
Parents fight back after schools vowed to force pupils to wear masks

Parents fight back after schools vowed to force pupils to wear masks

Parents have launched a campaign to prevent 'overzealous' schools from imposing masks in schools after teaching unions threatened to derail Boris Johnson's eas [...]

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expressandstar.com 10 hours ago
Surge of Covid patients expected at region's hospitals in next 'three to four weeks'

Surge of Covid patients expected at region's hospitals in next 'three to four weeks'

A surge of Covid patients are expected to be admitted to hospitals in the Black Country and West Birmingham over the next month, health chiefs have warned.

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thetimes.co.uk 16 hours ago
Schools to defy Boris Johnson and keep masks despite change in rules

Schools to defy Boris Johnson and keep masks despite change in rules

Head teachers and parents are set to defy Boris Johnson by asking children to continue wearing masks in the classroom where Covid-19 infection rates remain hig [...]

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Cases in the Premier League have fallen in each of the last three weeks, while o [...]

Cases in the Premier League have fallen in each of the last three weeks, while o [...]

Cases in the Premier League have fallen in each of the last three weeks, while on Wednesday the Football Association announced there were just two new positive [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
UK daily Covid cases fall 16% on last week as Boris scraps Plan B restrictions

UK daily Covid cases fall 16% on last week as Boris scraps Plan B restrictions

DAILY Covid cases have fallen by another 16 per cent, as Boris Johnson has ripped up Plan B restrictions. Some 108,069 new cases were reported by the UK Health [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Boris Johnson SCRAPS work from home from TODAY and face masks & vaccine passports from next week as he rips up Plan B

Boris Johnson SCRAPS work from home from TODAY and face masks & vaccine passports from next week as he rips up Plan B

BORIS Johnson today announced Plan B WILL be completely shredded next Wednesday as he hailed “light at the end of the tunnel”. Hated vaccine passports will be [...]

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thesun.co.uk 13 minutes ago
Daily UK Covid cases down on last week as Omicron deaths ‘passed the peak’

Daily UK Covid cases down on last week as Omicron deaths ‘passed the peak’

DAILY Covid-19 infections are down on last week’s rates as Omicron deaths have now ‘passed the peak’. A further 107,364 coronavirus cases have been reported to [...]

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scotsman.com 1 hour ago
Covid Scotland: Requirement for face mask rules 'absolute' in Scotland despite Boris Johnson announcement

Covid Scotland: Requirement for face mask rules 'absolute' in Scotland despite Boris Johnson announcement

The Deputy First Minister has said the requirement for the public to wear face coverings in public places and in secondary schools remains “absolute” despite m [...]

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scotsman.com 2 hours ago
Covid Scotland: 27 deaths and 8,262 new Covid cases in 24 hours

Covid Scotland: 27 deaths and 8,262 new Covid cases in 24 hours

Scotland has recorded 27 coronavirus deaths and 8,262 new cases in the last 24 hours, according to latest figures.

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dailymail.co.uk 4 hours ago
UK Covid cases are down by a fifth in a week, symptom survey claims

UK Covid cases are down by a fifth in a week, symptom survey claims

King's College London scientists estimated 144,527 people were catching the virus on any given day last week, equivalent to one in 27 now having the virus.

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independent.co.uk 6 hours ago
Boris Johnson’s daughter Romy was ‘badly hit’ with Covid at five-weeks-old

Boris Johnson’s daughter Romy was ‘badly hit’ with Covid at five-weeks-old

The prime minister cancelled a public appearance last week after Downing Street confirmed an unidentified family member tested positive for coronavirus.

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express.co.uk 8 hours ago
February half term dates: The number of weeks until schools break up

February half term dates: The number of weeks until schools break up

FEBRUARY half term is just around the corner - when do schools break up for half term?

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Major Covid rule change starts in schools today - what parents need to know

Major Covid rule change starts in schools today - what parents need to know

Boris Johnson announced a return to Plan A in the country’s fight against coronavirus with the first change coming into effect today.

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MAPPED: How Covid cases have changed across BCP and Dorset

MAPPED: How Covid cases have changed across BCP and Dorset

DORSET no longer has any areas within the highest bracket of Covid case rates on an interactive map on the government website.

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kentonline.co.uk 21 hours ago
02:33 People in Kent and the rest of the UK won't need face coverings and Covid passports anymore

02:33 People in Kent and the rest of the UK won't need face coverings and Covid passports anymore

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's announced that all Plan B measures will be dropped including the work from home advice from next Thursday.

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NHS Grampian records more than 1,000 new positive Covid cases

NHS Grampian records more than 1,000 new positive Covid cases

NHS Grampian has recorded more than 1,000 positive Covid cases in the last 24 hours. According to the latest Scottish Government statistics, the health

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More than 8,000 new Covid cases identified in 24 hours as infections surge again

More than 8,000 new Covid cases identified in 24 hours as infections surge again

More than 8,400 new coronavirus cases have been recorded during the past 24 hours.

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