Runners take part in the Bath Half marathon run in Bath, Britain on Sunday. The UK government has not yet banned large gatherings. Photo: EPA
Runners take part in the Bath Half marathon run in Bath, Britain on Sunday. The UK government has not yet banned large gatherings. Photo: EPA

Is UK’s coronavirus ‘herd immunity’ plan a deadly gamble?

  • UK government criticised for not shutting down schools and banning large gatherings
  • Government on back foot amid talk of allowing the population to become infected to build ‘herd immunity’

Runners take part in the Bath Half marathon run in Bath, Britain on Sunday. The UK government has not yet banned large gatherings. Photo: EPA
Runners take part in the Bath Half marathon run in Bath, Britain on Sunday. The UK government has not yet banned large gatherings. Photo: EPA
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