At a time when the government wants to instil confidence in their information and expertise, the COVID Alert Levels simply make the situation worse by adding to the confusion and inconsistency of their “led by science” messages. []

A badge for care workers is probably the easiest (and only) thing this incompetent government can make happen. Or is it? It will not protect them from catching Covid-19 but they will wear it with pride, according to Matt Hancock. []