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Clap for Carers: The nation celebrates the work of the NHS and care workers

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 12:39
Pictures show people across the UK stepping outside to pay tribute to the work of the NHS in the coronavirus crisis

Clap for Carers: UK in 'emotional' tribute to NHS and care workers

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 11:17
The UK thanks frontline coronavirus staff as firefighters agree to drive ambulances to help the NHS.

Coronavirus: Met Police calls for retired officers to return

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 09:55
The force also wants those nearing retirement to consider staying on to help tackle coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Dogs to be trained to detect virus

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 08:27
Researchers first need to find out how to safely catch the odour of the virus from patients.

Coronavirus puts hospices' future 'in the balance'

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 07:59
Charities warn they are facing "severe challenges" to stay afloat due to a loss in fundraising.

Coronavirus: 'No going back' for some stranded from family in UK

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 00:04
People stranded in Britain hundreds or thousands of miles from their loved ones share their stories.

Coronavirus: UK deaths rise by more than 100 in a day

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 21:25
The death toll has risen from 475 to 578, the Department of Health and Social Care confirms.

Mikel Arteta: Arsenal manager on coronavirus recovery

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 20:04
People should be "emotionally more open" after the coronavirus pandemic, says Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta following his recovery from the illness.

Coronavirus: Animal shelter suspends intake amid outbreak

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 19:35
Battersea Cats And Dogs Home closes its doors for the first time for in its history.

Coronavirus: Six members of boxing teams who attended qualifier said to have tested positive

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 16:54
Six members of boxing teams who attended an Olympic qualifying event in London in March are said to have contracted coronavirus.

St George's Hospital 'shortcomings' led to 67 deaths

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 16:47
Investigators look into the deaths of 202 patients who underwent heart surgery at a London hospital.

Coronavirus: UK before and after 'lockdown'

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 16:14
As the UK adapts to social distancing in order to slow the coronavirus spread, a reminder of how the country has changed.

Coronavirus cough attacks a crime, says prosecution chief

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 15:55
Those that deliberately cough on key workers while claiming to have coronavirus will be charged.

Streets of London gets coronavirus update

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 09:07
The folk legend had always previously refused to write new verses for Streets of London.

Coronavirus: 'I'm stuck in isolation with my homophobic parents'

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 02:17
With the UK on lockdown, some have had to isolate with parents who don't accept their sexuality.

Hit 70s song gets coronavirus rewrite

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 00:05
Ralph McTell wrote The Streets of London over 50 years ago but now he’s done something he’s always previously refused.

Coronavirus: Cancer patient's chemotherapy put on hold

BBC London News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 00:00
Nancy Carter-Bradley is calling on the health secretary to ring-fence cancer treatment.

Coronavirus: Thousands volunteer to help NHS with vulnerable

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 03/25/2020 - 22:11
The role of volunteers will be "absolutely crucial" in fighting coronavirus, says Boris Johnson.

Wimbledon 2020: All England Club to make decision on event next week

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 03/25/2020 - 20:02
The All England Club will make a decision on this year's Wimbledon next week, with postponement and cancellation possible.

Coronavirus: Off-licences added to list of 'essential' retailers

BBC London News Feed - Wed, 03/25/2020 - 19:06
Government updates list of shops allowed to open during the pandemic to include those selling alcohol.