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As New York closes its schools, in this challenging opinion, Nyla Nox argues that a gap year for all UK schools is needed right now to protect children and adults from the coronavirus pandemic.
Germany launched a brilliant Covid-19 public health ad campaign with funny videos that calls on the public to be ‘heroes’ by staying home, doing nothing, and being as lazy as they really can, to fight the spread of the virus.
Professor Chris Grey’s Brexit analysis on continuing uncertainty about deal/no-deal, how it links to the US election and geo-politics and domestic politics of Covid-19, what Labour’s role could be, and new reports on UK unpreparedness for the end of transition.
A sobering piece by Dr Dominic Pimenta presenting the facts about coronavirus and explaining how fundamental it was to act early on a new lockdown. An absolute must-read for everyone. [Spoiler: Contains no fear-mongering, no drama, no anxiety!]
Teachers and school leaders’ unions respectively call on the government to close schools and colleges during the 4-week national lockdown and on transparency about the risks to children, families and school staff in keeping them open.
As the UK is now facing the possibility of a second national lockdown, an independent group of scientists headed by Sir David King, former Chief Scientific Adviser to the UK government, publishes an emergency ten point plan to avoid a second lockdown.