Professor Neil Ferguson: UK may be unable to ‘get on top of Covid without moving to virtual education

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Ministers may be forced to close schools to older children if #coronavirus cases continue to increase at the current rate, a scientist has warned.

Professor Neil Ferguson, whose modelling led to the original lockdown in March, said the NHS would soon be unable to cope unless the spread of the disease was stemmed



** This post was originally published on November 1, 2020 **