Some of today's headlines/commentary re. new variant are really not helping people's (already fragile) mental health)
Of course we should take it seriously but there is no plausible scenario that this variant is going to take us back to square one (ie. the situation pre-vaccines)
Why such silence on the significant reduction in infections? and hospital admissions are still lower than they were a month ago: yet all these demands to shut the country down again; little wonder some people write to me about a conspiracy!
Yesterday I asked the SNP spokesman about the effectiveness of his mask. He replied saying that its main purpose was to 'send a signal'
Today I asked the Vaccines Minister about hers
@UniMusicBmth are performing for the first time in nearly two years on Saturday 16 October at Christchurch Priory. This is set to be a wonderful evening. For more details -www.christchurchpriory.org/services-and-events
This afternoon I asked the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health and Social Care whether the ‘super-spreader’ event was the spread of illiberal, discriminatory, and coercive policies from his despatch box.
#Lockdown restrictions made it much harder for us to get out and about. As a result, many of us are feeling less active and confident than before. 🚶♂️🧘
Whether you're struggling to walk as far or feel a little less steady on your feet, we're here to help: bit.ly/3eClFvb
The @Tesco Food Collection starts today!
From 15-17 July, head to a Tesco near you and donate to help FareShare feed families this summer. We're looking for cupboard staples like rice, tinned fruit & veg, and more listed in the image below #EveryCanHelps 🥫
🚨 Nearly 50 Conservative MPs back our campaign to put #ChildrenFirst and get schools back to normal.
Shows the strength of feeling on this!
We’ll be publishing the names of all the MPs who support us below. Show your support & retweet each one! 🙏
Re Mr Hancock, a thought: Covid regulations have created a dystopian world of denunciation, finger-wagging & hypocrisy. Let us be freed from this tyranny of diktat and arbitrary rule. As we shall inevitably see with this sad example, the revolution always consumes its own.
If you’re an EU, EEA or Swiss citizen or their family member living in the UK (resident in the UK by 31 December 2020), you have less than 10 days to apply to the EU #SettlementScheme. Apply today at: gov.uk/eusettlementscheme
By any measure the emergency has passed and yet freedoms are still withheld.
The Government will not allow us to assess for ourselves the risks that we are prepared to encounter in our everyday lives. The Government does not trust the people that it governs.