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Image caption Dr Alfa Saadu (second from left) has been praised for his leadership A doctor who dedicated nearly 40 years to saving others has died after contracting coronavirus. Dr Alfa Saadu, 68, died on Tuesday afternoon at the Whittington Hospital in north London. The doctor had been a medical director at the Princess Alexandra […]

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Image copyright Royal Academy of Dance Image caption The Royal Academy of Dance’s Silver Swans, pictured before the recent restrictions As Britain begins its second week under strict conditions restricting movements and gatherings, arts organisations are getting creative in their attempts to interact with patrons. The Getty Museum in the US, for example, has found […]

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Image caption Two of Dr Adil El Tayar’s children have careers in medicine, a statement said An organ transplant consultant has become the first working NHS surgeon to die in the UK from coronavirus. Adil El Tayar had worked around the world including in Saudi Arabia, Sudan as well as at St Mary’s and St […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Coronavirus has been spreading rapidly across the world, affecting 175 countries and claiming more than 23,000 lives.There are more than 510,000 confirmed cases worldwide. Southern Europe is now at the epicentre of the crisis and the US is also facing a surge in cases.This series of maps and charts will help [...] Read more

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Anisha Vidal-Garner, from Epping, died at the scene A man has admitted running over and killing a woman as he fled from police in south London. Quincy Anyiam hit 20-year-old Anisha Vidal-Garner on Brixton Hill after he sped from officers on 19 February. The 26-year-old, of Wolfs Wood, Oxted, […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Primark’s 189 UK stores have closed “until further notice”, as demand drops due to social-distancing during the coronavirus pandemic. It has already shut stores elsewhere and said it wanted to protect the health of employees and customers. The fashion chain’s CEO Paul Marchant said it faces “unprecedented, and frankly unimaginable times”. […]

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Alec Stewart played 133 Tests and 170 one-day internationals during his playing career The Hundred and the T20 Blast could be the only domestic cricket competitions played this summer, says former England captain Alec Stewart. On Friday, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) delayed the start of the season until at least 28 May […]

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Several EFL clubs have shut completely following the coronavirus outbreak The English Football League is to release a £50m short-term relief fund to help clubs with cash-flow issues because of the coronavirus outbreak. The fund includes the early release of award payments, and an interest-free loan facility. The announcement was made after an EFL board […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Prime Minister said Londoners should pay special attention to “no contact advice” Transmission of Covid-19 is happening more rapidly in London, the Prime Minister has said. Addressing the UK, Boris Johnson said London is weeks ahead of other regions in terms of the virus curve, meaning transmission is […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Ten more people in the UK have died in the last 24 hours after testing positive for coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths to 21. The UK government’s chief medical adviser said the patients were all in “at-risk” groups from across England. The total number of confirmed cases in the […]

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