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Coronavirus statistical update: Leicester hotspot revealed by more detailed data

Leicester is now in lockdown, but it only became clear that it was a coronavirus hotspot when a glaring deficiency in the provision of local data was remedied. The more detailed data reveal that the extent of infections at local authority level has been underestimated around the country, including in Hastings, Rother and East Sussex. Text by Nick Terdre, research and graphics by Russell Hall.

Posted 09:16 Sunday, Jul 5, 2020 In: Covid-19 Tags: covid-19 hotspot Leicester Nick Terdre Pillar 2 test-and-trace

Post-Covid: Fears, Dreams and Choices 3

Kendal Eaton, author of A Chance for Everyone: The Parallel Non Monetary Economy, concludes his examination of how the world beyond coronavirus could be made a better place. Part 3: Choices.

Posted 15:25 Friday, Jul 3, 2020 In: Point of View Tags: covid-19 Ithaca HOURS Kendall Eaton Marx Paul Mason PNME

Coronavirus statistical update: teething problems for test and trace

The app which the government was trialling on the Isle of Wight has had to be abandoned – a setback for the test and trace system which lies at the heart of the government’s strategy for containing the spread of coronavirus while progressively relaxing restrictions and getting the economy and schools functioning again. Meanwhile the alert level has been reduced. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 15:53 Sunday, Jun 21, 2020 In: Covid-19 Tags: alert level corona virus covid-19 ESCC Nick Terdre test-and-trace

Covid Spring, Hastings 2020

As the nation begins to ease out of strict lockdown, Marybeth Haas reflects in images on the juxtaposition of the pandemic forcing our habits to change alongside the unstoppable unfolding of Spring. She sees the pandemic as an opportunity for people to reflect, question and to allow more of their own true nature to come to the forefront, to reassess priorities and to  choose healthier ways of being.

Posted 16:47 Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 In: Covid-19 Tags: coronavirus covid-19 global pandemic Hastings in lockdown Mary Beth Haas Marybeth Haas mb haas social distancing Spring

How to take a Covid-19 test

HOT’s Erica Smith recently drove to Brighton and Hove Albion football ground in order to take a Covid-19 test. She thought it might be useful to others to share her experience.

Posted 19:44 Thursday, May 28, 2020 In: Covid-19 Tags: covid-19 drive through research self-test Talk to ZOE throat swab tracker

Aghast by Julie Dubery

Posted 15:39 Monday, May 11, 2020 In: Poetry Tags: Aghast covid-19 Julie Dubery poem

Holy Trinity Hastings launch Alpha course online

Holy Trinity Hastings (HTH) will be running the Alpha course through the video format Zoom starting next Wednesday 6 May at 7.30pm, writes

Posted 17:19 Sunday, May 3, 2020 In: Hastings People Tags: covid-19 Hastings holy trinity church online online community
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