August 05, 2020

UK News

The NHS is issuing all trusts in England with a risk assessment tool and risk assessment scoring chart for employers to use on their Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) staff during the coronavirus pandemic, Sky News can reveal.

Protests over the death of a black man who was killed after a white police officer pinned him to the ground have spread to Los Angeles - as Donald Trump said the FBI are investigating.

Dominic Cummings has long been the talk of the political club in Westminster, fascinated by this Rasputin-like figure and devastatingly effective campaigner at the centre of the Downing Street machine. 

Boris Johnson is announcing his second major review of coronavirus lockdown rules, 66 days after he introduced them in late March.

Lockdown is causing a widening education gap between privileged and deprived children, according to education experts. 

The woman who began Clap for Carers, says that after 10 weeks, she is stopping now it's "carried us through the peak of the crisis".

Boris Johnson has failed to quell anger from Conservative MPs - including from government ministers - over his chief adviser Dominic Cummings's actions during lockdown.

There could be a significant increase in violent crime fuelled by gang rivalries on social media which may spill on to the streets when lockdown rules are lifted, a senior police officer has warned.

Boris Johnson has promised to "see what we can do to help" after appearing to be surprised that some migrants in the UK are not able to access government support during the coronavirus crisis.

A Somerset hospital that has closed to new admissions due to a high number of coronavirus cases has said nearly half the staff treating these patients have tested positive themselves.

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