Latest video release about Coronavirus. Watch this “Coronavirus: 'Hundreds of thousands of UK tests within weeks' – BBC News” video below:


Alok Sharma starts by confirming the latest infection figures and number of deaths, which were announced earlier.

He says 2,352 people who tested positive for the virus have died in UK hospitals, a rise of 563 on yesterday’s figure.

He adds that a total of 152,979 people have been tested for the virus, of whom 29,474 returned a positive result.

The number of people currently in hospital…..(read more)