Boris Johnson accelerates easing of lockdown from this weekend

Mr Johnson had postponed the changes, which were meant to come in on August 1, amid…

Easing of lockdown restrictions did not lead to an increase in infection rates in England

Based on current findings, the authors calculate the number of infections arising each day across England…

Care home cases drive up coronavirus reproductive rate, denting hopes of easing lockdown

The ‘R’ value refers to the number of people who can expect to catch the virus…

Boris Johnson prepares to reveal plans for easing coronavirus lockdown

Business leaders, meanwhile, begged the Government for clarity over what will happen so they can plan…

The Government’s five red lines for easing UK coronavirus lockdown measures

Step three: Lower infection rates across the board  The third test for the Government would be…