Joe Wicks ends lockdown PE sessions - after raising £580,000 for NHS

Joe Wicks ends lockdown PE sessions – after raising £580,000 for NHS

Fitness guru Joe Wicks was emotional as he ended the PE sessions which began in lockdown and pledged to return later in the year. The Body Coach, 33, has raised £580,000 for the NHS through his online workouts. After completing his final session in his living room, decked out with…

Mum-of-four who knits angel mascots for NHS heroes wins £1m lottery scratchcard

Mum-of-four who knits angel mascots for NHS heroes wins £1m lottery scratchcard

A mother of four who has knitted little angel mascots to spread joy for frontline workers has won “£1 million of cheer” on a National Lottery scratchcard. Debbie Goolding, from Aldershot, Hampshire, has been running a team of knitters, many of them self-isolating, to create the 3in figures for NHS…

NHS trusts get £300m to prepare for winter second wave of Covid-19

NHS trusts get £300m to prepare for winter second wave of Covid-19

NHS trusts across England will receive £300 million to upgrade facilities ahead of the winter amid fears of a second wave of coronavirus, Boris Johnson has announced. The Prime Minister said the additional cash would enable hospitals to maintain essential services and reduce the risk of Covid-19 infection during the…

Tom Moore to be knighted after Captain raised £33m for NHS in garden

Tom Moore to be knighted after Captain raised £33m for NHS in garden

World War II veteran and NHS fundraising Captain Tom Moore will be knighted, Downing Street has announced. The 100-year-old raised nearly £ 33 million for health care charities by walking around his garden in Bedfordshire. Prime Minister Boris Johnson described Sir Tom as a “true national treasure” and praised his…