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Covid-19 Bulletin #19 News from the weekend

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National

The Prime Minister made a statement in Downing Street this morning, encouraging everyone to maintain the lockdown measures

The Government has announced the scaling up of mobile testing units that will be operated by the armed forces

Covid-19 Bulletin #16 News from the last 24 hours

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Health Secretary announced £45 million funding for vaccine trials at both Oxford University and Imperial College. The Oxford team are due to begin human trials tomorrow.

Covid-19 Bulletin #15 News from the last 24 hours

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National

The Chancellor announced a new £1.25 billion coronavirus package to protect innovation in UK. Basingstoke and Guildford/Aldershot are among 16 UK towns identified by TechNation as “Digital Suburbs”

Covid-19 Bulletin #14 News from the weekend

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National

The online portal for the Job Retention Scheme opens today and HMRC has published guidance for employers. The scheme has now been extended until the end of June

A new term begins - at home

This article was written by Damian and publshed in the Herald Group of papers on the 16th April:

"Next week, we will have the strange experience of Back to School, while not actually going back to school.  

Covid-19 Bulletin #13 News from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Bulletin

 

National

The Government announced that the lockdown will continue for at least another 3 weeks, with details of five conditions that must be met before the measures can be eased.

Covid-19 Bulletin #12 News from the last 24 hours

Covid-19 Update

 

National

The Government has announced that the eligibility date for the Job Retention Scheme has been extended to 19 March 2020.

The Government has published its adult social care action plan.