Track and trace is useless if we don’t pick up phone

The Government announced with fanfare and flourish that we’d have a world-beating test-track-trace programme up and running by June 1. Well, that date came and went, yet again a deadline missed through over-promising. The problem is no ­politician, and especially … Read More

How I was laid low by coronavirus – and survived

I’m Covid positive! That means that I’ve had a coronavirus infection and survived because my body responded to Covid-19 by ­manufacturing antibodies. Antibodies that neutralised the virus. The antibody test I had wasn’t the prick test but the hardcore blood … Read More