SEVENTY-one people have now died from the deadly Coronavirus disease.
Around 55,000 people in the UK have coronavirus, the Government’s chief scientific adviser has said, as the NHS moved to cancel all non-emergency surgery.
Boris Johnson added that the Coronavirus was so dangerous that without drastic action it will “overwhelm the NHS”,
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said as he warned that more “extreme measures” may be needed to protect lives in the future
Home Owners in financial difficulty due to the Coronavirus outbreak will get a three-month mortgage holiday.
Mr Sunak also announced a bumper package to protect business by extending the business rates holiday to all businesses in the hospitality sector and funding grants of up to £25,000 for smaller businesses.