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England is “in the grip of a mental health crisis” because of the Covid pandemic, with under-18s suffering the most, psychiatrists are to warn on Friday. Record numbers of children and adults sought NHS help last year for problems such as anxiety, depression and eating disorders, or because they ended up in a mental health …

LONDON, April 7 (Reuters) – Protesters against climate change broke windows at the London headquarters of Barclays in the Canary Wharf business district on Wednesday. The activists from the Extinction Rebellion group carried placards with slogans such as “Better Broken Windows than Broken Promises” and pasted the message “In Case of Climate Emergency Break Glass” …

Covid: Outdoor meet-ups and sports to resume in England  BBC News Johnson urges caution as England takes first big step out of lockdown  The Guardian UK eases lockdown but nervously eyes European virus surge  The Associated Press ‘Happy Monday’: English Lockdown Measures Ease but Johnson Urges Caution  U.S. News & World Report U.K. eases some lockdown restrictions amid encouraging …

The Queen “Saddened” After Meghan & Harry’s Interview  Jimmy Kimmel Live Queen Elizabeth II breaks silence after Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Oprah bombshell interview  Yahoo Entertainment The royal family saga is a mirror of America  The Washington Post The Meghan-Harry interview shows why the palace worried ‘The Crown’ was too believable  NBC News Lee Cohen: After Meghan’s Oprah …

England centre Jonathan Joseph has been handed a two-week suspension for breaching COVID-19 government rules. Joseph and his Bath teammate Elliott Stooke, alongside Wasps’ Gabriel Oghre were all charged by the RFU for “off-field infringements of the Government’s National Covid-19 Rules and related to mixing of multiple households, with two players travelling to visit the …

It has been a memorable 24 hours for Jairah Zinni, one of the 76 frontline health care workers who went on an all-expenses-paid trip to the Super Bowl courtesy of the New England Patriots. “It was once-in-a-lifetime experience. It was so wild,” she said. “I’ve always watched it on TV, and you kind of have …

Health officials from Trinity Health of New England held a briefing on Friday morning to discuss the latest information surrounding COVID-19 and the vaccines to combat it. Chief clinical officer for Trinity Health, Dr. Syed Hussain and Dr. Jessica Abrantes-Figueiredo, the chief of infectious diseases for St. Francis Hospital spoke and answered questions about the …

India aims to begin vaccinating its 1.3 billion people against coronavirus from Saturday, a colossal and complex task compounded by safety worries, shaky infrastructure and public scepticism, AFP reports. In one of the world’s biggest rollouts, the planet’s second-most populous nation hopes to inoculate 300 million people – equal almost to the entire US population …

LONDON (AP) — England is entering a third national lockdown that will last at least six weeks, as authorities struggle to stem a surge in COVID-19 infections that threatens to overwhelm hospitals around the U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a tough new stay-at-home order for England that takes effect at midnight Tuesday and …

An aerial cableway transporter is being used to aid restoration work on the Union Chain Bridge. Steel frame access towers are now up at both ends of the bridge which will be used to carry out the essential masonry repair works and to provide access for the installation of new rock anchors which will strengthen …