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The Coronavirus Crisis

Drop in Life Expectancy Due to Poor Pandemic Management ‘Chilling’, Says Sir Michael Marmot

, 26 April 2022
New research shows that England and Wales saw the biggest reduction in life expectancy after the US between 2019-21, while the life expectancy of the poorest continues to drop

Exclusive High CO2 Levels and Poor Ventilation Raise Concerns for Children’s Health and COVID Risk

, 25 April 2022
In Scotland, parents and politicians alike are calling for air filters to improve school ventilation – as classrooms show higher than recommended levels of CO2, Sian Norris reports

Fraud, Abuse, Waste, Chaos: Official Report Slams Management of UK Borders during Pandemic

, 20 April 2022
David Hencke reports on a damning National Audit Office analysis of the multiple failures of Boris Johnson’s Global Travel Taskforce

Exclusive ‘Another Shocking Example of Waste’: UK Spends At Least £23.4 Million to Dispose of Unused PPE

, 8 April 2022
The Government has spent billions on PPE from the private sector, and is now spending tens of millions recycling the equipment it doesn’t need, Sam Bright and John Lubbock report

Exclusive Probe of ‘Criminal’ Health Worker Deaths from Airborne COVID Transmission Blocked by Government

, 5 April 2022
Nafeez Ahmed reveals how the UK has been failing to fully protect frontline staff from the pandemic, and is now trying to deny its culpability

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