//UK and Europe

UK and Europe

UK

https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/cases

Cases, + 18,980 = 637,622

https://covid.joinzoe.com/data#levels-over-time

Cases, + 29,426

Active cases, 363,468

Deaths, + 138 = 43,293

Deaths, 57,690

Hospitalisations

https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/healthcare

Moving from tier one (medium) to tier 2 (high)

ban on households mixing indoors, including in pubs and restaurants

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-54551596

London

Essex

York

North East Derbyshire

Chesterfield

Erewash in Derbyshire

Elmbridge in Surrey

Barrow in Furness, Cumbria

Prof Jeremy Farrar, (Wellcome Trust)

Best controlled countries, national consensus about the way forward

100 Guests (85 too many)

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-54564448

Southall, West London, flagrant and arrogant violation of the law

There was clearly no attempt by the venue owner to enforce the regulations or keep their patrons safe

Scotland

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-54566027

From Monday
Masks, workplace, canteens, corridors, communal facilities

Northern Ireland
Pubs, restaurants, hair and beauty salons closed for four weeks

Wales
No travel to or from all of Northern Ireland, England’s Tier 2 and 3 areas and the Scottish central belt

Europe

Ursula von der Leyen isolating

France

Cases, + 22,591 + 30,621 = 850,997

Paris, Marseille, Lyon

Curfew (enforced) for next 4 weeks, 21:00 to 06:00

Mr Macron said he aimed to reduce the daily rise in cases to 3,000

Police raided homes of senior government and health officials, investigating their handling of the pandemic

Switzerland

Population 8.5 million

https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2020/oct/15/coronavirus-live-news-paris-introduces-curfew-barron-trump-recovers-from-covid?page=with:block-5f885c648f08208926c68e76#block-5f885c648f08208926c68e76

situation is deteriorating at an alarming rate.

Cases, + 2,600 = 71,140

Deaths, 1,817

Highest daily number since the start of the pandemic

Proportion of positive tests, 5.4% last week

Now, 10.2%

President Simonetta Sommaruga, warned a full-blown second wave was looming

Italy

Cases, + 8,804

Deaths, + 83

Hospitalised, + 310 = 5,796 (586)

Government, any further restrictions would be targeted

Czech Republic

Population 10.7 million

Fastest rate of infection increase in Europe

Cases, + 9,544 = 139,290 (October)

Hospitalizations doubles since 4th October = 2,678 (535)

Agreements with the German states of Bavaria and Saxony