MARCH 2020 Cases soaring Testing can't cope Scientists scream for lockdown Government leaves it too late OCTOBER 2020 Cases soaring Testing can’t cope Scientists scream for lockdown Government leaves it too late They learnt nothing.
ICYMI last night - huge story overnight from documents released by SAGE - ministers were told weeks ago to impose short lockdown or face 'large epidemic' - and scientists also warned against unis returning...
I always thought politicians struggled to take bold climate action because it required measures now to deliver benefits that could be years away. But it turns out they can’t process the same dilemma when the benefits are literally a few weeks away.
Ministers ignored Sage advice to impose lockdown or face catastrophe.
Ministers told three weeks ago to impose short lockdown or face 'large epidemic' / More Govt Incompetence #coronavirusuk #IneptGovt #Science
Is anyone surprised? Covid: ministers told weeks ago to impose short lockdown or face 'large epidemic'. Most Sage proposals were not acted upon despite very strong warnings from scientists
So much for "following the science" Covid: ministers told weeks ago to impose short lockdown or face 'large epidemic'