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Coronavirus UK: LBC Update with Nick Ferrari

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During this Global Pandemic, LBC’s Nick Ferrari provides you with insight into everything you need to know around the Coronavirus outbreak. As this rapidly developing situation continues, Nick will be speaking to experts every day to bring you the latest news and to give you the best advice.

During this Global Pandemic, LBC’s Nick Ferrari provides you with insight into everything you need to know around the Coronavirus outbreak. As this rapidly developing situation continues, Nick will be speaking to experts every day to bring you the latest news and to give you the best advice.

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United Kingdom

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Global Radio

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During this Global Pandemic, LBC’s Nick Ferrari provides you with insight into everything you need to know around the Coronavirus outbreak. As this rapidly developing situation continues, Nick will be speaking to experts every day to bring you the latest news and to give you the best advice.

Language:

English


Episodes

Will your school be testing its students?

12/11/2020
Mass testing of secondary school pupils to be rolled out.

Duration:00:09:02

Pfizer BioNTech vaccine gets approval

12/2/2020
Nick Ferrari talks to Health Secretary Matt Hancock after the news that the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine gets the go ahead.

Duration:00:10:27

Tiers for fears

11/24/2020
Lockdown will end and tiers are back, and Nick speaks to the Professor behind the Oxford/AstraZenica vaccine

Duration:00:16:58

What will happen to lockdown rules over Christmas?

11/23/2020
Matt Hancock talks about the results of the Oxford vaccine trials, and how will the lockdown be eased over Christmas?

Duration:00:16:22

Another Vaccine on the way

11/17/2020
Nick discusses the latest vaccine close to release, and would you let a volunteer inject you with it, and Housing minister Robert Jenrick on whether we may be out of lockdown for Christmas.

Duration:00:11:40

Massive increase in Covid testing

11/16/2020
Matt Hancock joins Nick Ferrari to tell him about the two new testing labs set to increase Covid-19 testing capacity and will he take the vaccine?

Duration:00:11:04

Introducing Hunting Ghislaine with John Sweeney

11/13/2020
Hi Coronavirus UK Update fans LBC have a new podcast we think you’ll enjoy - Hosted by legendary reporter John Sweeney, Hunting Ghislaine is a 6 part series about Ghislaine Maxwell, the daughter of a disgraced billionaire and the former partner of a super-rich paedophile who killed himself while awaiting trial for sex trafficking. After hiding for almost a year, she now finds herself facing multiple charges for helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually exploit and abuse under-age women which could...

Duration:00:01:05

Would you tell your Mum to take the vaccine?

11/12/2020
England's Deputy Chief Medical officer, Jonathan Van Tam says he would tell his own Mum to take the vaccine, and will a £5 covid test help to open theatres and venues?

Duration:00:12:18

Is the vaccine on its way?

11/10/2020
Health Sec Matt Hancock talks to Nick about the new Pfizer vaccine

Duration:00:08:08

Furlough extended until next March

11/6/2020
Nadhim Zahawi discusses the furlough extension with Nick Ferrari

Duration:00:22:32

How long does immunity last if you've had Covd-19?

10/27/2020
New research indicates how long covid immunity lasts - and it's not great news!

Duration:00:09:32

Self-isolation time for Coronavirus contacts could be halved

10/26/2020
The 14 day self-isolation period for contacts of people who test positive for Coronavirus could be reduced to 7 days due to fears over compliance. Meanwhile, Welsh supermarkets have blocked off aisles of "non-essential" products, and Health Secretary Matt Hancock joins Nick.

Duration:00:19:25

The new £10, 10-minute test

10/22/2020
Even the Police don't know the rules, and a new £10, 10 minute Coronavirus test.

Duration:00:15:52

Fancy a drink? You'll need to prove your address.

10/21/2020
Manchester deadlock breaks over Tier-3 restrictions and if you want to go out for dinner, get ready to prove your address.

Duration:00:24:14

Will Manchester agree to Tier-3?

10/20/2020
Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham still pushing for a better deal before agreeing to Tier-3, and Sir Patrick Vallance says : 'we need to learn to live with Coronavirus'

Duration:00:27:53

London moves to Tier 2, whilst Manchester refuses Tier 3

10/16/2020
London, Essex, York and other areas have moved to Tier 2 Coronavirus restrictions, whilst Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham said local leaders were opposed to "flawed and unfair" Tier 3 rules.

Duration:00:13:51

Introducing 'What Next?' with Lionel Barber

10/15/2020
Hi Daily Update fans LBC have a new podcast we think you’ll enjoy - Hosted by Lionel Barber, the former Editor of the Financial Times, What Next? focuses on life after COVID-19 and sees the multi-award-winning journalist and author discover how the world is adapting to the pandemic, what needs to change and, most importantly, what lessons we have learnt that will shape our lives for the future. Each week, Lionel will be speaking to some of the biggest leading influential figures in the...

Duration:00:00:42

Are we neglecting other illnesses by implementing too many restrictions?

10/15/2020
As the Prime Minister defends his new system of local alert tiers, Nick asks if the new restrictions are causing us to neglect other illnesses. Meanwhile, ministers want to put universities in to lockdown for two weeks in the lead-up to Christmas in order for students to return home safely.

Duration:00:17:43

Shielding won't resume for the vulnerable

10/14/2020
Despite the introduction of a new three-tier Coronavirus alert system amid rising rates of the disease, England's deputy chief medical officer Jenny Harries says shielding won't resume for those who were instructed to do so during the first wave of the pandemic.

Duration:00:11:40

New three-tier local alert system confirmed

10/13/2020
A new three-tier local Covid alert system has been announced by PM Boris Johnson, with Liverpool placed in the "very high" category. Also, Nightingale hospitals in the North of England are told to prepare to admit patients.

Duration:00:16:42