May 2020

Full list of MPs who voted to lower our food standards during the Covid pandemic

Under cover of the Coronavirus pandemic and headlines over the Government’s handling of the crisis which has seen Britain suffer more deaths than any other European country, another major public health story has slipped through barely noticed. The most important farming legislation in generations passed… Read More »Full list of MPs who voted to lower our food standards during the Covid pandemic

Tyson Foods takes out full-page ad: ‘The food supply chain is breaking’ | TheHill

Tyson Foods takes out full-page ad: ‘The food supply chain is breaking’ By Zack Budryk – 04/27/20 09:05 AM EDT Tyson Foods executives said in a full-page ad published Sunday that the closure of food-processing plants due to the coronavirus is “breaking” the supply chain.… Read More »Tyson Foods takes out full-page ad: ‘The food supply chain is breaking’ | TheHill

Trump called PPE shortages ‘fake news.’ Health care workers say they’re still a real problem. – POLITICO

The interviews reveal a medical workforce still struggling to adapt to dangerous conditions with little confidence that the available protective gear is being steered to the places it’s needed most. Some say they’re still being forced to reuse masks or MacGyver their own equipment four… Read More »Trump called PPE shortages ‘fake news.’ Health care workers say they’re still a real problem. – POLITICO

Coronavirus health passports for UK ‘possible in months’ | Politics | The Guardian

Tech firms are in talks with ministers about creating health passports to help Britons return safely to work using coronavirus testing and facial recognition. Facial biometrics could be used to help provide a digital certificate – sometimes known as an immunity passport – proving which… Read More »Coronavirus health passports for UK ‘possible in months’ | Politics | The Guardian