Tag Archives: lockdown

Two new virus cases in Qld amid lockdown

Queensland has recorded two new local cases of COVID-19 with a lockdown still set to end on Friday night. Millions of people in southeast Queensland, Townsville, Magnetic Island and Palm Island are in lockdown on Thursday amid five separate virus outbreaks, including three involving the more contagious Delta strain. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says one of… Read More »

Vic records four cases on lockdown day one

Victoria has recorded four new locally acquired cases of coronavirus on the first day of its seven-day, statewide lockdown. Acting Premier James Merlino confirmed the new cases are linked to the City of Whittlesea cluster, which now stands at 30 cases. There were also two new cases in hotel quarantine, bringing the total number of… Read More »

Celebrity trainer Sarah Lindsay reveals the fitness lockdown goals we should be aiming for – ps: they aren’t what you think

With lockdown 3.0 pressuring people to do something epic with their time, celebrity trainer Sarah Lindsay shares her advice on realistic lockdown goal setting Learn a new language, lose the lockdown belly, start a business are just some of the ‘goals’ I have seen floating around at the moment encouraging people to make the most… Read More »

Calculated risk: Dutch lockdown eased, but curfew extended

The Dutch prime minister has extended his country’s coronavirus curfew until March 15 while also relaxing some lockdown measures By MIKE CORDER Associated Press February 23, 2021, 7:19 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Tuesday extended the Netherlands’ coronavirus… Read More »

Without an effective test and trace we’re destined for lockdown

Yes, Boris and his sidekick Matt Hancock have made glaring and costly mistakes during the Covid pandemic. Their mantra, “We follow the science”, is hollow and at times dishonest. Follow the science they haven’t. The most glaring example of not following the science came to light earlier this week when the SAGE scientists made public… Read More »