Pressures on intensive care units are seeing one in 10 patients transferred to a different site.
Delaying second Pfizer doses to give more people their first is “difficult to justify”, says BMA.
Inadequate PPE and a new variant may be putting the lives of nurses at risk, says nursing union.
The chief medical officer warns that in some ages groups Covid cases may still be going up.
The UK chief scientific adviser says data suggests a higher death rate among those infected with the new variant.
Emerging evidence suggests the variant that emerged in the UK may be more deadly as well as spread faster.
But the proportion of cases apparently caused by the new variant appear to be rising in most of the UK.
Health experts keep discussing the value of R, but what is it and why does it matter?
Around one in 10 patients admitted to intensive care is now being sent to a different hospital.
Dr Nighat Araf records messages in Urdu and Punjabi, urging people to trust the Covid jab.