Covid-19 infection rates remain largely unchanged in England despite lockdown, ONS data shows

Follow RT on The national lockdown has not resulted in a drop in Covid-19 cases during past seven days, according to the latest weekly infection survey by the Office for National Statistics, as numbers remain largely unchanged. While infection levels and hospital admission rates in England have fallen slightly, official statistics show that they still […]

Hundreds more dying at home in England & Wales during Covid-19 pandemic than normal year, UK govt stats body says

Follow RT on A new report on deaths in England and Wales from the UK’s Office of National Statistics (ONS) has indicated that hundreds more people have been dying at home and at hospital recently than in a normal year. The figures for deaths in private homes and hospitals are 678 and 835 higher respectively […]

London the new ‘hotspot’ as ONS says 1 in 85 people had Covid-19 in England last week

Follow RT on The Office for National Statistics has announced that an estimated 645,000 people had Covid-19 between December 12 and 18, representing a sharp increase from previous weeks. One in 85 people in England had Covid-19 last week, according to data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) on Thursday.  The figures represent a […]