As the UK government begins to lift lockdown, more than 60 businesses and charities have signed an open letter to the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, calling on him to ensure that the recovery prioritises the environment as well as the economy.
Businesses and charities call for a green recovery
Shewees (plastic contraptions used to help women urinate while standing up) have become more popular since lockdown began, with the company reporting a 700% increase in sales. This may be because of the widespread closure of public toilets and places like restaurants, pubs or coffee shops which often let people use their bathrooms.
Public health officials discovered that of 500 people, only 147 gave correct contact details for contact tracing following a Coronavirus outbreak at a Canadian strip club.