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|Travel List for Wales|
at 18:04 20 Sep 2021
Has Drakeford adopted the latest UK travel list and rules? I can't seem to find anything to confirm either way, half term will be here soon.
[Post edited 20 Sep 18:06]
|Jimmy Greaves RIP|
at 11:06 19 Sep 2021
266 goals in 379 appearances for Spurs
44 in 57 for England
|54 degrees in Death Valley, 47 in Vegas|
at 16:52 13 Jul 2021
I've been in 44 degrees in Sicily, the churches were a good respite. Once I get in heat beyond body temperature it's hard work.
|Covid 18th Leading Cause of Death in April 2021|
at 11:43 20 May 2021
In Wales, Covid-19 was the 18th leading cause of death in April, accounting for 35 deaths, or 1.4% of the total.
The leading cause of death in England and Wales in April was ischaemic heart diseases, followed by dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
The overall mortality rate was 851.2 deaths per 100,000 people in England and 920.0 deaths per 100,000 people in Wales - both the lowest mortality rate for the month of April since the ONS data time series began in 2001.
at 11:29 20 May 2021
There's a small number of scientists who keep cropping up in the media, often they speculate with insufficient evidence to support their position. He's an example where he's quoted as saying 'I think so'.
In my early scientific training the clear difference between fact and assumption was drummed into me, assumption is to be avoided
Prof Andrew Hayward, an infectious disease expert at University College London who advises the government, tells BBC Breakfast he is “very concerned” about the spread of the B1.617.2 variant first identified in India and “more generalised” measures may be needed.
Asked if the UK is at the start of a third wave of infections, he says: “I think so.”
|Covid v Pneumonia Deaths|
at 13:05 29 Nov 2020
Data has no meaning except in context, this ONS data gives more context to the isolated data we are fed by the media.
The ONS data was posted on 28 Nov so you may need to scroll down.
[Post edited 29 Nov 2020 13:43]
|BBC Headline Was False Today|
at 22:37 17 Apr 2020
Someone has taken the BBC for a ride today, their headline feature was not verified. This was run on the Web, TV and Radio all morning.
We pay £3.7 Billion and they can't verify their sources. It would take a 1 minute phone call to verify this source.
[Post edited 17 Apr 2020 22:45]
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