Wearing masks could save at least 14,000 Americans from dying of COVID-19 by August, model predicts

If 95 per cent of the US population consistently wears masks amid ongoing vaccination efforts, at least 14,000 lives could be saved by August, according to a study.  A model developed by the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) has predicted the number of people that will die of COVID-19 by … Read more

Dominic West promises wife he’ll never see, speak to or work with Lily James again to save marriage

She was humiliated when pictures of her actor husband Dominic West cavorting with Lily James were plastered all over the world’s media.  Now Catherine FitzGerald has banned him from speaking to Lily as part of a peace deal struck between the couple during a lockdown escape to trendy island destination Lamu in Kenya. The actor, … Read more

Covid vaccines UK: Jabs save 10,400 over-60s

Ministers urged Britons to ‘do the right thing for their country’ and get vaccinated yesterday as figures revealed the jab has saved 10,400 lives. Tens of thousands turned up at ‘heaving’ vaccine centres, calming fears that uptake could be dented by concerns over rare blood clots. Officials have launched a campaign to maintain confidence in … Read more

ALEX BRUMMER: Soriot must return to save Astrazeneca’s reputation

ALEX BRUMMER: Pascal Soriot must jet back from his lockdown bolthole to safeguard Astrazeneca’s reputation By Alex Brummer for the Daily Mail Published: 22:00 BST, 8 April 2021 | Updated: 22:00 BST, 8 April 2021 The pandemic has created a great divide between people who think they can work efficiently from the back bedroom and … Read more

Care home worker, 46, is beaten to pulp after stepping in to save 11-year-old son from bullies

Father, 46, fights for his life after being beaten to a pulp when he stood up for his 11-year-old son against teenage bullies in the park Alan Willson, 46, sprinted from home in Worthing, West Sussex, to nearby park  He heard group were throwing son to the floor in Longcroft Park on Sunday But when … Read more

Save up to a QUARTER on the price of these popular cars when dealers reopen on 12 April 

With car showrooms being allowed to reopen their doors to customers for the first time since the beginning of 2021 from Monday, mystery shoppers have already been on the case of dealers to find out which models will be most discounted next week. As part of the latest steps to ease lockdown, Boris Johnson will … Read more

Caution is right. But these Covid jabs WILL save lives, writes Professor HERB SEWELL 

Our drug regulators have made the right call. The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine represents a tremendous scientific achievement. It has saved thousands of lives and continues to protect millions of people in this country and beyond. But I agree that it should not be given to the under-30s while there are doubts about its safety in younger … Read more

SNP could save PM from Tory revolt over domestic vaccine passports

The SNP could save Boris Johnson from a growing Tory revolt over domestic vaccine passports as Labour hardened its opposition to the documents.  Some 40 Tory MPs have made clear they are against domestic ‘Covid Status Certification’, warning that introducing the checks in everyday life would create a ‘two tier’ nation.  Labour is also increasingly … Read more

Head of organ donation unit will save lives with her own organs after deadly car crash

Head of donor unit who saved countless lives by organising transplants will save will save a handful more with her own organs after she was killed in a car crash Siobhan Brosnan died in hospital on Easter Sunday after her jeep collided with a car on Friday in Adare, Ireland The other driver, Mary Barry, a … Read more

Helen Skelton helps to save a lamb’s life during VERY dramatic birth on Springtime on the Farm

Helen Skelton helped save the life of a newborn lamb during a very tricky labour on Monday’s episode of Springtime on the Farm. The TV presenter, 37, got stuck in with the lambing while filming the Channel 5 show at Cannon Hall Farm in South Yorkshire. As she helped one ewe give birth, the atmosphere suddenly … Read more