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Articles Tagged : coronavirus


January 25, 2021 · 3 min read

We are all so very tired of the death count, of lockdowns, of homeschool, and of anxiety.

We are not all in the same situation.


Test and Trace Scams

June 1, 2020 · 1 min read

A very good question was put to Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Jenny Harries

John from Gloucester asked: “If I receive a call from someone who says they are from the test and trace scheme telling me to self isolate, how can I confirm that the call is genuine and not from someone acting from ulterior motives?”

The answer given by Dr Jenny Harries does not correctly represent modern information security issues.


Coronavirus vs Economy : No Conflict

June 1, 2020 · 1 min read

There is no conflict between lockdown and business.

Of course the lockdown is bad for business - but it’s better than (more) mass death and the loss of confidence that would follow.

Unlocking early only means we can have no confidence in our trajectory - we may well see a rise in infections, NHS overwhelmed again, and we go back to square one.