The range of individuals currently being handled for Covid in England’s hospitals is bigger than it was at the past peak in April this 12 months — placing rigorous force on the NHS.
It came as a report 40,000 new bacterial infections had been described in the United kingdom in 24 several hours. In the south of England medical doctors are reporting that “the level of patient want is very high”.
Problems in lots of Welsh hospitals are reported to be “very challenging” while health professionals in Scotland say there’s a hazard that wellness solutions will be “overwhelmed”.
Huw Edwards presents BBC News at 10 reporting by overall health editor Hugh Pym.