Daily Round-Up: PM to unveil new recovery project
PM to unveil 'New Deal' Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to unveil a £5 billion project to rebuild the country today, which will include improvements to schools and hospitals.
Leicester locked down Due to an upsurge in new coronavirus cases, the city of Leicester and surrounding areas have been put back into lockdown, with non-essential shops closing their doors again and pubs and restaurants postponing their reopening for another fortnight.
Alcohol is good for you Having two alcoholic drinks a day may can preserve brain functions, according to a new study published by JAMA Network Open.
Norfolk and Suffolk coronavirus figures Yesterday's figures produced by Public Health England showed that there were no new cases in Norfolk or Suffolk for the second day running, keeping the totals at 2,244, and 1,551, respectively. Despite this, Suffolk has been named as one of 36 areas seeing spike in cases over the past fortnight.
Nationwide, there has been 815 new cases and 25 new deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the overall cases to 311,965 and overall deaths to 43,575.
In case you missed it Business owners in Fressingfield were left stunned after their extraordinary efforts in helping the community were recognised this week, when the parish council arrived to hand out certificates of thanks.