Britain’s new ‘land army’ needs all the help it can get…and fast

I’M finding it so hard to get to sleep at night. My brain is whizzing all over the place at 100 miles an hour, and when I do finally nod off, I’m woken again by the most vivid dreams.

Alabama reports first coronavirus death as cases near 400

The death came as the number of confirmed cases in the state through limited testing jumped by more than 100 to 386 on Wednesday, with a third of those in Jefferson County, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health. Hospitals and public health officials in the state continue to issue calls for people to […]

‘We pray he will make a quick recovery’: Michael Gove says Boris Johnson’s intensive care battle is ‘truly frightening’ as he reveals the PM has been struggling for days – vowing No10 will be honest about his condition

Prof Derek Hill, Professor of Medical Imaging, University College London, said: ‘As often happens with COVID-19, his condition has now deteriorated so he has been admitted to intensive care where he is very likely to have been put on a mechanical ventilator to breath for him.’

The Latest: Denmark looks to begin gradual ease of lockdown

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said under normal circumstances, she would sack Clark. But she said the country couldn’t afford massive disruption in its health sector while it was fighting the virus. Instead, she said, she was stripping Clark of his role as Associate Finance Minister and demoting him to the bottom of the Cabinet rankings.

#ClapForBoris: Trump, World Leaders Send Messages of Support as PM Johnson Remains in ICU

Last night, 10 Downing Street announced that his condition had worsened and that he had been moved to ICU. He has not been put on a ventilator, but it was later revealed that since Sunday night, he had been in receipt of oxygen treatment. First Secretary of State Dominic Raab is now officially deputising for […]