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Coronavirus-laden particles in lifts can survive for half an hour

Infected coronavirus particles from a cough can swirl around inside a lift for up to half an hour if the doors are kept closed, according to a new study. Experts from the University of Amsterdam mimicked a series of coughs inside a hospital lift to determine how long they lasted under different conditions. When the … Read more Coronavirus-laden particles in lifts can survive for half an hour

Coronavirus-laden particles swirl around inside a lift for up to half an hour

Infected coronavirus particles from a cough can swirl around inside a lift for up to half an hour if the doors are kept closed, according to a new study. Experts from the University of Amsterdam mimicked a series of coughs inside a hospital lift to determine how long they lasted under different conditions. When the … Read more Coronavirus-laden particles swirl around inside a lift for up to half an hour

Morning rush hour has ‘fully returned’, says traffic report

Morning rush hour on our roads has ‘fully returned’ just as Britons prepare for second-wave lockdown, says traffic report Morning rush-hour traffic in recent weeks has risen to same levels as January The RAC said this has predominantly been caused by parents dropping their children off at school between 8am and 9am  Car volumes during … Read more Morning rush hour has ‘fully returned’, says traffic report

X Factor star Ray Quinn ‘takes on job as Hermes delivery earning £11.40 per hour’ 

‘He’s a hard-grafting lad’: X Factor star Ray Quinn ‘takes on job as Hermes delivery driver earning £11.40 per hour’ By Emily Webber For Mailonline Published: 23:26 BST, 20 September 2020 | Updated: 23:33 BST, 20 September 2020 X Factor star Ray Quinn has ‘taken up a job as a Hermes delivery driver earning £11.40 … Read more X Factor star Ray Quinn ‘takes on job as Hermes delivery earning £11.40 per hour’ 

Motorists stuck in TEN HOUR delays as police conduct counter terror security checks at Dover docks

Counter-terror police have caused traffic mayhem by conducting sweeping spot checks on thousands of vehicles at the Port of Dover as furious motorists now face 10-hour delays and nine-mile queues.  Officers from the Metropolitan Police and Kent Police have been searching all vehicles and passengers entering the major shipping hub as a part of a … Read more Motorists stuck in TEN HOUR delays as police conduct counter terror security checks at Dover docks

Thousands of motorists heading to Europe are facing TEN HOUR delays in Dover during security checks

Thousands of furious motorists are facing 10-hour delays and nine-mile queues as police conduct sweeping spot checks in a major security operation at the Port of Dover – but refuse to reveal why.  Lorries trying to access Dover docks in southern England have been brought to a standstill after Kent Police officers checked every vehicle … Read more Thousands of motorists heading to Europe are facing TEN HOUR delays in Dover during security checks

Deportation of 18 migrants is blocked at the 11th hour as lawyers lodge human rights claims 

Deportation of 18 migrants is blocked at the 11th hour as lawyers lodge human rights claims Lawyers lodged successful last minute claims to stop the migrants’ deportation They were supposed to join another 14 migrants who had already been deported  Of the 14, ten were flown to Germany and four to France  By David Churchill … Read more Deportation of 18 migrants is blocked at the 11th hour as lawyers lodge human rights claims 

EuroMillions winner comes forward at 11th hour to claim £58million jackpot

EuroMillions winner comes forward at 11th hour to claim £58million jackpot from March draw after buying ticket in South Ayrshire at start of lockdown The winner, who hit the jackpot on March 17, stands to pocket £57,879,670 prize Lottery chiefs have revealed they are currently processing a payout for reward Deadline for claiming prize had been … Read more EuroMillions winner comes forward at 11th hour to claim £58million jackpot

Woman’s Hour host Jane Garvey reveals why she quit the BBC Radio 4 show

Jane Garvey has revealed she quit as host of BBC Woman’s Hour because her indignation bank was ‘depleted’ after discussing the same issues for 13 years. The Merseyside-born presenter, 56, who announced her departure from the role at the end of the year on Friday, said she feels the show needs a ‘reboot’. Speaking on … Read more Woman’s Hour host Jane Garvey reveals why she quit the BBC Radio 4 show

London rush hour traffic soars by 25% in a week and is now HIGHER than pre-covid Britain

Commuters in London were stuck in teeming rush hour traffic this morning as it soared past pre-Covid Britain levels, data shows. Journeys were blighted by roadworks, full buses, bridge closures and new cycle schemes as the capital struggled to readjust to the increase in passengers. It comes amid growing fury over the number of trains … Read more London rush hour traffic soars by 25% in a week and is now HIGHER than pre-covid Britain