Courteney Cox practices self care as she visits a spa while wearing a face mask in Malibu

Courteney Cox practices self care as she visits a spa while wearing a black face mask in Malibu By Sarah Abraham For Dailymail.com Published: 03:34 GMT, 27 January 2021 | Updated: 03:34 GMT, 27 January 2021 Courteney Cox is practicing some midweek self care.  The 56-year-old Friends darling was seen hitting up a spa in … Read more Courteney Cox practices self care as she visits a spa while wearing a face mask in Malibu

ALEX BRUMMER: BT fails the test of care

ALEX BRUMMER: BT fails the test of care… so it’s no surprise that investors are regarding it with disdain By Alex Brummer for the Daily Mail Published: 22:57 GMT, 26 January 2021 | Updated: 23:24 GMT, 26 January 2021 BT shares have staged a minor recovery since their nadir last August when they briefly fell … Read more ALEX BRUMMER: BT fails the test of care

UK’s Covid death toll hits 100,000, as care home fatalities almost TRIPLED in fortnight

UK’s Covid death toll hits 100,000: ONS figures show 103,704 people had died with the virus by January 15 as care home fatalities almost TRIPLED in a fortnight to 1,705 Data from Office for National Statistics today revealed as of January 15 there had been 103,704 Covid deaths Figure is slightly lower than Department of … Read more UK’s Covid death toll hits 100,000, as care home fatalities almost TRIPLED in fortnight

Disturbing moment care home staff drag dementia-stricken pensioner, 85, across room

This disturbing video shows the moment care home staff dragged a quivering and distressed disabled pensioner across her room, leaving her in a urine-stained bed. Michael Lanera fitted a spy camera in his 85-year-old dementia-stricken mother’s room in Halifax, West Yorkshire, after he suspected she was being mistreated. The shocking video, filmed on December 1, … Read more Disturbing moment care home staff drag dementia-stricken pensioner, 85, across room

Don’t blame people breaking lockdown rules, top intensive care doctors tell NHS staff

Top intensive care doctors told NHS staff not to blame people for breaking lockdown rules on Saturday, as the number of people on ventilators with Covid-19 surpassed 4,000 for the first time. Dr Alison Pittard and Dr Daniele Bryden, respectively the dean and vice dean of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine, chided other healthcare … Read more Don’t blame people breaking lockdown rules, top intensive care doctors tell NHS staff

Number of critical care beds occupied is 70% higher than last winter, NHS data reveals

NHS intensive care units are almost 70 per cent busier than they have been at any time over the past five years, shocking data revealed today. Official figures showed 5,176 critical care beds were occupied on January 17, the most recent day statistics are available for.  For comparison, there were 3,066 critically-ill patients at the … Read more Number of critical care beds occupied is 70% higher than last winter, NHS data reveals

How much are care home fees in your area?

The weekly cost of staying at a care home is £848 on average but varies dramatically across the country, new research reveals. At the extremes, prices range from £1,488 a week in Islington in London to £621 in Blaenau Gwent in Wales, according to figures from insurer Legal & General. The local cost breakdown comes … Read more How much are care home fees in your area?

Covid UK: Care home devastated by outbreak gets first vaccine doses

A Lincolnshire care home where two-thirds of its elderly residents were killed by coronavirus was today given the life-saving vaccine. The Old Hall at Halton Holegate, near Spilsby, revealed the jabs had happened onsite in a huge boost for staff and people living there. Manager Diane Vale took to social media to announce the happy … Read more Covid UK: Care home devastated by outbreak gets first vaccine doses

Labour calls on No10 to speed up Covid vaccine rollout to care homes

Boris Johnson is under mounting pressure to speed up the Covid vaccine rollout to care homes, after damning official figures revealed fatalities across the sector have doubled in a fortnight. Liz Kendall, Labour’s shadow social care minister, warned the UK is ‘in a race against time to vaccinate residents and staff’. She said: ‘The Government … Read more Labour calls on No10 to speed up Covid vaccine rollout to care homes

Two-thirds of Lincolnshire care home residents die in Covid outbreak

Care home devastated by coronavirus: Two-thirds of the 27 elderly residents at a Lincolnshire care home die in sudden outbreak as manager describes ‘horrendous’ ordeal All residents and 20 staff caught Covid at The Old Hall care home in Lincolnshire Eighteen residents – aged 79 to 99 – died, some without seeing their relatives Home … Read more Two-thirds of Lincolnshire care home residents die in Covid outbreak