Home / Tag Archives: Boris Johnson

Tag Archives: Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson imposes national lockdown on England

Boris Johnson imposes national lockdown on England

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said England is adopting a national lockdown that he hopes will be tough enough to contain a new, highly contagious variant of Covid-19. People can only leave their homes to shop for essentials, work if they can’t from home, exercise, go to the doctor’s and …

Read More »

Covid vaccines likely to protect against new virus strain: Dr Gottlieb

Covid vaccines likely to protect against new virus strain: Dr Gottlieb

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Monday that existing Covid-19 vaccines will likely provide protection against the new strain of the coronavirus circulating in the U.K. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday implemented strict lockdowns in London and large parts of southern England in response to rising coronavirus infections. He said …

Read More »

UK supermarkets stockpile food; shoppers told not to hoard

UK supermarkets stockpile food; shoppers told not to hoard

Shoppers were faced with partially empty shelves at a supermarket in London on March 14, 2020 when the coronavirus outbreak led to stockpiling. JUSTIN TALLIS | AFP | Getty Images British grocery stores are stockpiling food amid the possibility of a no-deal scenario as Brexit trade deal negotiations between the …

Read More »

UK to rollout Covid vaccine Tuesday

UK to rollout Covid vaccine Tuesday

Nurses at the Royal Free Hospital, London, simulate the administration of the Pfizer vaccine to support staff training ahead of the rollout, on December 5, 2020 in London, England. WPA Pool | Getty Images News | Getty Images The U.K. is preparing to administer the first Covid-19 vaccines to the …

Read More »

Boris Johnson is self-isolating after possible coronavirus exposure

Boris Johnson is self-isolating after possible coronavirus exposure

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Images British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is self-isolating after coming into contact with a member of parliament who has tested positive for coronavirus, a government spokesman said in a statement. Johnson, who spent three days in an intensive care unit …

Read More »