Health leaders welcome the money but say it only goes so far and staff shortages need to be fixed.
from: BBC News The justice secretary tells the BBC delays to prosecutions in England and Wales will fall in the next 12 months.
They will be kitted out with equipment to carry out X-rays, breast screening, ultrasounds and scans.
Outside a London hospital in June. Because of delays caused by the pandemic, five million patients in England are waiting for planned surgeries or treatment. From: New York Times
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Friday morning.
from: BBC News Research identifies 20,000 missing patients in England – and warns more staff and equipment are needed.
Some 65 container ships are stuck outside the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, amid trade bottlenecks. from: BBC News
Boris Johnson says the money will “go straight to the frontline” in England over the next six months.