Is the new Covid strain only in the UK? Do any other countries have the Covid variant?

Jeremy Vine: Dr Sarah says new Covid strain 'game changer' Covid deaths have surpassed 70,000 in the UK, after a torrid 2020 turned everyday life upside down. Christmas plans have now been scrapped after scientists have identified a new Covid variant that appears to spread more easily among the public. […]

New Covid variant: Is the new coronavirus variant more dangerous?

Matt Hancock reveals discovery of new coronavirus variant A new coronavirus variant has been found and is growing faster in some regions of England than others. Health Secretary Matt Hancock revealed today Covid-19 is rapidly rising in parts of southern England as a result of the new virus strain. But is […]

Covid-19 variant: Is there a new strain of coronavirus?

Matt Hancock warns UK 'don’t blow it’ as COVID cases rise The Covid strain was first identified in Kent last week during routine surveillance by Public Health England, with ministers told about it on Friday. Now, 60 local authorities in England have reported cases of the variant of coronavirus. Health […]