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Image copyright Google Image caption Police were called to reports of a crash on Plashet Road near its junction with Lucas Avenue A 37-year-old man has died after crashing into a lamp-post in east London. Police were called to Plashet Road in Upton Park at about 17:42 BST on Saturday. He was pronounced dead at […]

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Image copyright RAIB Image caption Investigators said Eden Park station “did not have a tactile surface” to warn people with poor vision A visually impaired man died when he was hit by a train after falling from a station platform, investigators said. The unnamed victim died at Eden Park station, near Bromley, south-east London on […]

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Black cabs in the Southwark area of London are being hired by the NHS to drive coronavirus patients to two new specialist clinics. Hackney carriages are already equipped with a glass partition separating driver from passenger. Drivers also have expert knowledge of the capital’s roads. If successful, the scheme will be rolled out to other […]

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Image copyright PA Media Image caption Lorraine said she had been up all morning writing goodbye letters to relatives, including her parents in Jamaica A London bus driver has said she is “frightened to die” and begged the government to do more to help protect transport staff. Lorraine, 62, who covers south London routes, said […]

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A midwife originally from Hong Kong. A hospital cleaner that became a nurse. A retired village GP who carried on caring for his former patients. Thousands of people in the UK have now died with coronavirus, including doctors, nurses, surgeons and other NHS workers. The government has said 19 NHS workers have died so far, […]

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Image copyright Reuters Image caption The government introduced its lockdown measures two-and-a-half weeks ago People should follow the government’s coronavirus rules and stay home over the Easter weekend, as warmer weather is forecast across parts of the UK. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden said the UK was “just beginning to see this strategy starting to work” […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spent the night in intensive care at a central London hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened. Mr Johnson, 55, is “in very good hands”, said Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, who is standing in for the PM and chaired the government’s daily meeting. World leaders have sent […]

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Image copyright PA Media Image caption Government guidance says people should only exercise once a day – alone or with those they live with Exercise outside the home could be banned if people ignore coronavirus social distancing rules, the health secretary has warned. Matt Hancock told the BBC’s Andrew Marr that the government would “take […]

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Image copyright Getty Images The UK’s newest, and largest, hospital facility is preparing to open its doors to take in coronavirus patients needing intensive care treatment. East London’s ExCeL exhibition centre, which normally plays host to lifestyle shows, expos and conferences, has been converted into the temporary NHS Nightingale hospital, with space for 4,000 beds. […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Strict rules have been placed on people’s personal movement to limit the spread of coronavirus. Under the restrictions, everybody must stay at home and only leave if they have a “reasonable excuse” which includes: to exercise – either alone, or with members of your household (government guidelines suggest once a day) […]

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