At 1.38am on Tuesday 2nd June 2020, Alice Thelma Price, weighing in at 7lbs 2oz, came into the world fit and healthy.
Doesn’t she look gorgeous?
On March 20th 2020 I began a detailed record of what I thought would (and turned out to be) a significant world event, with a blog entitled: ‘Surviving Corona-virus‘. Not supposing for one moment that the pandemic would continue for any considerable amount of time, I duly chronicled family and world events every few days… Continue Reading
17/05/21 UK Deaths: 5. Harborough Infected: 24. There are 86 local authority areas where there are five or more confirmed cases of the Indian variant with Bedford now joining Bolton, Blackburn with Darwen in surge testing. Covid-19 rates in the UK’s worst hotspots are being driven by a sharp rise in cases among younger age… Continue Reading
10/05/21 UK Deaths: 4. Harborough Infected: 10. Covid-19 alert level moves from level 4 to level 3. As from next Monday, people in England will be able to enjoy a pint or a meal indoors, hug their loved ones, return to cinemas, meet outdoors in groups of up to 30 people; and meet indoors in… Continue Reading
03/05/21 MAY BANK HOLIDAY – UK Deaths: 1. Harborough Infected: 14. The number of Covid-19 vaccines given out across the UK has passed 50 million. After a better night, poorly Alice seemed much brighter when we made a video call to the family during the evening. It seems she is well on the may to… Continue Reading
26/04/21 UK Deaths: 6. Harborough Infected: 10. The European Commission is taking legal action against AstraZeneca, accusing the firm of failing to respect its Covid-19 vaccine contract. Criminally pointless, this action is about saving face and not saving lives, the only lesson learnt by pharmaceutical companies will be to not accept any future contracts with… Continue Reading
19/04/21 UK Deaths: 4. Harborough Infected: 13. Travel from India to the UK is being banned for non-UK and non-Irish citizens from 4am on Friday. More than 10 million people in the UK have now received their second dose of vaccine. Today quarantine-free travel bubble between Australia and New Zealand began. Today is Jamie’s birthday,… Continue Reading