Savings account aims to thank NHS staff for work in Covid crisis | Money

A savings account exclusively for NHS workers has been launched to thank them for their work…

Testing sewage for Covid could detect outbreaks early, scientists say | World news

Scientists conducting tests for coronavirus in sewage to spot early warnings of where outbreaks are occurring…

UK government seeks test and trace executive for up to £2,000 a day | World news

The government is seeking a director of operations for its beleaguered test-and-trace system who can turn…

A third more deaths occurring at home than before Covid in England | Society

About a third more deaths in England are occurring at home than before the Covid-19 pandemic,…

Covid: Greater Manchester set to run out of hospital beds, leak reveals | World news

Greater Manchester is set to run out of beds to treat people left seriously ill by…

NHS Covid-19 app users sent incorrect risk-level change alerts | World news

Users of the NHS coronavirus app for England and Wales have reported receiving confusing notifications that…

NHS using drones to deliver coronavirus kit between hospitals | Technology

An NHS drone is being used to courier Covid-19 samples, blood tests and personal protective equipment…

Serco profits surge thanks to Covid-19 test-and-trace contract | Business

Serco, one of the outsourcing companies behind the heavily criticised NHS coronavirus test-and-trace programme, will consider…

NHS staff in northern England ‘exhausted’ amid second wave fears | World news

Doctors and nurses in areas of northern England with some of the highest Covid infection rates…

Covid could overwhelm NHS without more curbs, northern leaders told | UK news

Deaths from coronavirus will continue to rise for at least three weeks and the NHS risks…