South Africa variant: Urgent Covid testing after community cases found
01/02/2021 | news | health | 860
Testing will start in Surrey - but London, Kent, Hertfordshire and Walsall are also being targeted.
Covid - the Tory answer to the social care crisis Removed
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01/02/2021 16:22:56 1 0
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Sick comment.
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01/02/2021 16:23:41 0 0
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Liberal Cotters - the countries argument for legalised euthanasia..
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01/02/2021 16:23:59 0 2
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labour answer plant money trees so everybody that feels hard done by and does not want to work can just go and pick some free money
I'd like the BBC to run the story and open the HYS on the flu disappearing by 95%.... go on, you know you want to. Removed
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01/02/2021 16:21:54 29 11
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What story? We're in lockdown, so who is going to be catching the flu?
Indeed TPFTBB!
Also a story about Sweden's hospitals emptying would be nice!
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01/02/2021 16:24:22 17 0
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Yeah apparently it has disappeared because of distancing, reducing social interaction and washing hands........... It can't can't work for one and not the other surely!
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01/02/2021 16:27:00 7 6
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Literally no story here. Social distancing and lockdown coupled with higher vaccination rate killed this years flu variant off.

There - you can stop hyperventilating mow.
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01/02/2021 16:31:32 2 3
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I have heard people say, convinced there’s no flu because we’re all wearing masks! ??????
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01/02/2021 16:40:20 4 0
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There is no ‘story’. That is to be expected. Flu is much less contagious than Covid with an R value of 1.2-1.8 compared with 3.0-3.7 for Covid. Social distancing, mask wearing, hand hygiene and lockdowns control the spread of flu. Many more people have had flu vaccinations this year. Lack of global air travel means the flu hasn’t spread from the southern to the northern hemisphere this winter.
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01/02/2021 16:41:48 0 0
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Strange thing though, I don't know anyone who has been killed by the flu but up to 6 people I know of, either distant friends or friends of friends who have died from the virus. Not all elderly either.
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01/02/2021 16:49:01 3 0
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Hmm maybe, just maybe, all respiratory disorders have decreased because of social distancing, better hygiene and masks.... you know these measures dont just work on COVID right?
I'd like the BBC to run the story and open the HYS on the flu disappearing by 95%.... go on, you know you want to. Removed
Indeed TPFTBB!
Also a story about Sweden's hospitals emptying would be nice!
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Will we have tests for the forthcoming Greenland variant? Or the Svalbard variant? What about the Gibraltar variant and the Mars variant too? I reckon the Antarctic variant may well be along at some point as well. Got tests for those yet? In the meantime can you open up the f*u*c*k*i*n*g country so we can come out of prison and have our lives back please? Thanks a lot! Removed
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01/02/2021 16:26:33 2 0
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Can we also check for the "its not fair" variant , you seem to be showing symptoms
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01/02/2021 16:27:29 0 0
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There's a pandemic going on. Keep opening up the country too early as we have done several times now will ensure we're in the situation for years to come.

Deal with it properly then open up.
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01/02/2021 16:32:12 1 0
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The country will open up when it is safe to do so.
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01/02/2021 17:16:32 5 1
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The African variant appears to be contracted by people who have no contact with people from Africa. Come on who are they kidding. Individuals were coming into the UK no isolation enforced, somebody transmitted it..
EXACTLY, 8,500 CAME TO KENT VIIA DINGY. ALL LINKED. Removed
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01/02/2021 17:22:41 1 2
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you'll actually find they got off planes quite legally at Heathrow and still are
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01/02/2021 17:11:04 8 4
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"The fact is we are going to be living with Covid for a while to come in one way or another"

"I don't think it will be as bad as the last 12 months, or anything like, of course"

Boris Johnson, ladies and gentleman. Remember when he came back from his £15,000 donor-paid holiday in Mustique a year ago and told us with a smirk that it'll all be over in a fortnight?

Should be banged up.
War Crimes against our human right to Freedom!! And using a virulent flu strain as the excuse...ciz flu gone , hmmmm, and Rona appeared!!! The Hague for him then life imprisonment for him his minions and collaborators ! It will happen history proves diktaytors DO fall Removed
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01/02/2021 16:23:08 38 19
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Maybe most news is bad news...
Thanks for that comment Eyore! Removed
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01/02/2021 16:55:55 7 2
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We need a TV channel showing lovebirds and puppies all day for some people.
We need a proper porn channel. Its ok to watch ultra violent films but they dont show porn. Look at France , they have porn on mainstream tv after a certain time. They are very civilised and laid back. We are uptight idiots always looking for for quarrel and conflict. Removed
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01/02/2021 17:25:17 0 2
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Not as bad as weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.
Why don’t they just close that cesspit called london down and have done , Removed
Because then who would pay your benefits? Removed
Why don’t they just close that cesspit called london down and have done , Removed
Because then who would pay your benefits? Removed
Surely people like Cherry, Salmond, Sturgeon, Mackay are not the right people to establish a state. Inequality in Scotland is a persistant problem and has unprecedentedly increased under SNP. The Massive number of drug deaths is also unprecedented scandal in the human history. We’re having vaccines in Scotland only because we’re part of Britain. SNP achievements are scandalous in any field. Removed
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01/02/2021 17:55:34 6 0
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I will be keeping my door shut and not answering knocks!
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About time the CPS come down hard on BJ and MH ...and ALL their collaborators for numerous criminal , civil and Human Rights offences they have committed over the past 11 months Removed
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01/02/2021 19:59:14 4 4
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Blimey. Labour activists hard are at 8 in the evening. Shouldn’t your children be using the computer to do the schoolwork?
Just open up like austria
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ztv39uSLpbs
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