Here are five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak today. We’ll have another upgrade for you on Monday morning.
1. Teachers’ union prompts clarity on school reopening
Teachers and parents need “higher clearness” on the resuming of schools amid a rise in coronavirus cases, the head of a leading instructors’ union has actually said. It comes after a scientist encouraging the federal government warned that bars or “other activities” may require to close so schools can reopen in England next month. There are separate prepare for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
2. Planning shake-up for England
Brand-new homes and healthcare facilities will be granted “automated” approval to be developed to speed-up building and construction in England, the housing secretary has announced