Omicron wave sweeps across northern England and puts pressure on UK healthcare system

Omicron wave sweeps across northern England and puts pressure on

Ambulances in front of the emergency entrance to the Bradford Royal Infirmary in Bradford (Great Britain), January 5, 2022. OLI SCARFF / AFP A few encouraging signs in London, a critical situation in the south-east and a landscape which is darkening at high speed in the north of England: the Omicron wave continues to impose … Read more

“If Jo Cox had not been murdered, I would not be here today”: in England, Kim Leadbeater takes up the torch from his sister

If Jo Cox had not been murdered I would not

The issue of violence in politics prompted Kim Leadbeater to take over from her sister, Jo Cox. Here in May 2021. RICHARD SAKER/GUARDIAN/EYEVINE/BUREAU233 ” How are you ? Follow me, this place is a real labyrinth, I’m still getting lost! “ The Labor MP Kim Leadbeater welcomes without ceremony in the corridors of the Palace … Read more

Millipedes ‘as big as cars’ once roamed Northern England, fossil find reveals

Journal Reference: Neil S. Davies, Russell J. Garwood, William J. McMahon, Joerg W. Schneider, Anthony P. Shillito. The largest arthropod in Earth history: insights from newly discovered Arthropleura remains (Serpukhovian Stainmore Formation, Northumberland, England). Journal of the Geological Society, 2021; jgs2021-115 DOI: 10.1144/jgs2021-115 The fossil — the remains of a creature called Arthropleura — dates … Read more