The coronavirus pandemic has prompted a public display of appreciation for National Health Service workers in Britain, as the government eases Covid-19 restrictions. Photo: APThe coronavirus pandemic has prompted a public display of appreciation for National Health Service workers in Britain, as the government eases Covid-19 restrictions. Photo: AP
The coronavirus pandemic has prompted a public display of appreciation for National Health Service workers in Britain, as the government eases Covid-19 restrictions. Photo: AP

Britain could have halved coronavirus death toll if lockdown came a week earlier, scientist says

  • Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson tells lawmakers that right measures were taken, but too late
  • Britain further relaxing restrictions as number of fatalities tops 50,000, including deaths from suspected cases
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The coronavirus pandemic has prompted a public display of appreciation for National Health Service workers in Britain, as the government eases Covid-19 restrictions. Photo: APThe coronavirus pandemic has prompted a public display of appreciation for National Health Service workers in Britain, as the government eases Covid-19 restrictions. Photo: AP
The coronavirus pandemic has prompted a public display of appreciation for National Health Service workers in Britain, as the government eases Covid-19 restrictions. Photo: AP
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