People wait to depart from St. Pancras train station in London. Peter Wells in New York. Greater Manchester set for tougher new coronavirus controls. By 6 October, due in part to an upsurge in testing, London's infection rate was more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases a day, with 16 boroughs reporting more than 60 new cases per 100,000 people. New York state reported 8,868 Covid-19 hospitalisations as of Sunday, up from 8,771 the previous day. Passengers arrive on a flight from London amid new restrictions to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at JFK International Airport in New York City, U.S., December 21, 2020. A transatlantic flight on which all on board have tested negative for coronavirus has touched down in London. Latest coronavirus news as of 5pm on 26 January. Delta CEO Ed Bastian also cast doubt on a London-New York travel bubble last week, calling the route “complicated” in an interview with U.K. newspaper the Financial Times. A man in his 70s and a woman in her 90s are the latest people in the London region to die from COVID-19. A new pilot program allows passengers to upload health data such as COVID test results—which could ultimately help facilitate the reopening of borders. All primary schools in London will remain closed for at least the next two weeks as the city struggles to contain a spread of the more contagious variant of the COVID-19 virus, officials said Friday. The covid-19 vaccine developed by … Latest coronavirus news as of 5pm on 25 January. Of the 186,205 tests reported yesterday 12,185 were positive — 6.5 per cent of the total. The Middlesex London Health Unit reported 52 new infections on … Middlesex London appears to be over the worst of the second wave of the COVID-19 crisis. NEW York City mayor Bill de Blasio has called for a full travel ban from the UK to the US as highly contagious "super-Covid" spreads. California's coronavirus death toll is closing in on 30,000 following a deadly start to the year for the country's ... Camilla Hodgson in London and Eric Platt in New York. De Blasio made … California has overtaken New York as the US state with the most coronavirus fatalities during the pandemic, reflecting the impact of a months-long surge in cases and hospitalisations. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo criticized the federal government for failing to take stronger action, saying on December 20, “right now, this variant in the U.K. is … Covid: London, Essex and York among areas to move up to ‘high alert’ Tier 2. Covid tests could be introduced at airports in London and New York to create an ‘air corridor' (Getty) Talks are also being held with German officials, the paper said. Moderna says its existing vaccine appears to work against new coronavirus variants. London to New York is among the world’s busiest travel routes and the holiday season usually brings a sharp increase in air travel. NEW: New York State has about 2 to 3 days of vaccine supplies left, @NYGovCuomo says, with the state receiving about 65,000 doses/day on average. A Covid patient at Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center in California, last week. The … “It’s going to … New York nurse Sandra Lindsay became the first person in America to receive the Pfizer-BioNTech shot, live on television, six days after Britain launched the West's vaccine campaign against Covid … Covid-19 news: UK hospitals ‘like a war zone’ as deaths hit new record. About 150 people packed into a London school for a wedding this week in defiance of a strict national lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new reports. Passengers arrive on a flight from London amid new restrictions to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at JFK International Airport in New York City, on Dec 21, 2020. United Airlines flight 14 from Newark airport in New York to Heathrow landed at 6.41am. London looks like a ghost town after the UK capital was forced into strict lockdown over the alarming spread of a new, highly contagious mutation of COVID-19. On 25 September 2020, London was placed on the national coronavirus watchlist following a rise in cases. UK coronavirus death toll “a story of sorrow and grief”, says NHS leader. New York leads the U.S. Northeast in people hospitalized with Covid-19, with the numbers mounting even as much of the region has started to get a reprieve.