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Matt Hancock holds Covid-19 briefing – watch live

Health minister Matt Hancock chairs a Downing Street briefing on Covid-19. He is joined by the national medical director for England, Stephen Powis, and the deputy chief medical officer for England, Jonathan Van Tam. Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► Support the Guardian ► Today in Focus podcast ► …

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Watch live: COVID-19 update from Downing Street

Watch live: Health Secretary Matt Hancock holds a #COVID19 update from Downing Street with NHS England’s national medical director Professor Stephen Powis and England’s deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: and Like us on Facebook: Follow us …

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COVID-19: NHS working on mass coronavirus vaccine rollout

The Health Secretary says the government and NHS are working on a large-scale COVID-19 vaccination programme. Matt Hancock told Kay Burley that while you might not be able to get your flu and COVID jabs on the same day, the NHS is working towards delivering the two “in parallel” “within …

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Are we heading for a Christmas COVID hangover?

With Christmas just weeks away, will cases dive in time for us to see their loved ones over Christmas? Sky’s Rowland Manthorpe looks at what price might have to be paid to spend the festive season with family. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: …

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COVID-19: Moderna vaccine boss 'very confident' on effectiveness

The President of a US company producing a coronavirus vaccine proven to be 94.5% effective has told Sky News he’s confident it will protect those most at-risk from COVID-19. Stephen Hoge from Moderna, based in Massachusetts, told Sky News said he’d been in an on-going conversation with the UK government …

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Matt Hancock: UK has secured 5 million doses of Moderna's Covid vaccine

Britain has secured 5 million doses of an experimental Covid-19 vaccine developed by Moderna after it reported positive trial results, the health secretary, Matt Hancock, says. Interim data from a late-stage trial indicated Moderna’s vaccine was 94.5% effective in preventing Covid-19. The earliest doses are expected for delivery in the …

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