The UK’s failure to do more to stop Covid spreading early in the pandemic was one of the country’s worst public health disappointments, a report by MPs says. Please subscribe HERE http :// bit.ly/ 1rbfUog
The UK’s is inadequate to do more to stop Covid spreading early in the pandemic was one of the country’s worst public health downfalls, a report by MPs says.
The authority approaching – backed by its scientists – was to try to manage the situation and in effect achieve herd immunity by illnes, it said.
This led to a delay in introducing the first lockdown, expenditure thousands of lives, the MPs found.
How did the UK government’s early response to the pandemic disappear so wrong?
Newsnight’s David Grossman reports. Emily Maitlis joined by:
– Fran Hall from the campaign group Covid-1 9 Bereaved Families for Justice UK
– Former cabinet minster Rory Stewart
– Conservative MP Aaron Bell
– Government consultant Professor Thomas House
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