Children’s health is too often weaponised as a justification for pushing through all sorts of unnecessary new punitive taxes and regulations.
First, it should present future recommendations within a year. Next, on a longer timescale, it should look at what went wrong.
The Government needs to provide an educational route map out of Coronavirus for schools and colleges – so that they can prepare.
From medical equipment, to herd immunity, to data collection, everything has been reduced and given no nuance.
Ministers are walking the tightrope of trying to save both – which helps to put the words of the Deputy Chief Medical Officer yesterday in context.