By Democrat reporter UK Labour’s Anneliese Dodds and Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard, pictured right, have come together and told the SNP government to “get
And what has jumped out at me is the fact that two major fee paying school, Glasgow Academy and St Aloysius’ College, pictured right, are in the (very short) list of schools where testing is, or has already, been carried out.
Since Chinese officials implemented the first coronavirus lockdown in the city of Wuhan in January, there have been more than 25.2 million cases of COVID-19 across the planet. More than 846,000 people have died from the disease, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Efforts to curb the outbreak have led to the global disruption of daily life and the economy, as schools and workplaces shuttered in hopes of slowing transmission.
The van, funded by the Scottish Drug Deaths Taskforce will act as a key touchpoint for people who use drugs to engage with the health service within Glasgow HSCP. Primarily providing injecting equipment to minimise the transfer of blood-borne viruses (BBV) and maximise harm reduction, it will also carry out BBV testing in the community to help tackle the HIV epidemic in Glasgow.
“How many times must we tell them that this is not possible when you have up to thirty three pupils in a room sitting shoulder to shoulder.
Speaking during the daily coronavirus briefing in Edinburgh, she said an incident management team was looking at a cluster of 22 cases in Ayrshire and Arran, many of which “seem to be linked to indoor gatherings that took place the previous weekend”.