Leeds TV

Sunrise Sunset
°C
Today
30/11/2021
°C
Tonight
30/11/2021
°C
Tomorrow
01/12/2021
°C
Saturday
02/12/2021
°C
Sunday
03/12/2021
°C
Monday
04/12/2021
°C

NATIONAL NEWS ROUNDUP: PM reiterates confidence in covid jab & NHS app updated for reopening

 

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has reiterated that coronavirus vaccines are safe after medical advisors said under 30's should be offered an alternative to the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab.

Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England, Jonathan Van-Tam said that the type of blood clot involved was "vanishingly rare".

The NHS covid-19 app has been updated to reflect the reopening of non-essential retail and hospitality venues from Monday. New regulations state everyone in a group must check in at a venue either via the app or by providing your details. It's hoped this will help identify local covid outbreaks faster.

Have you planned your summer getaway? Perhaps you'll be staying slightly closer to home this year? We'll be putting your questions to the Independent's Travel Editor Simon Calder so let us know what you need answered by heading to your local tv channel's facebook page!


Watch Live


Watch the channel on TV

7

Freeview

195

Sky

159

Virgin Media