We are now entering ‘last minute’ territory, at least judging by the headlines in this morning’s papers. The Times speaks for them all: Prepare for no deal, PM tells Britain.
When you read this blog you may well know the outcome but here and now, on a dark, dismal Friday morning, it seems that the Brexit negotiations will finally hit the buffer on Sunday without any agreement.
But you never know – is this a negotiating tactic as each party waits for the other to blink
On this grim day, three powerful statistics:
* Now 100 doctors in Italy have died of COVID-19.
* In the UK the 10 doctors who have died from the virus were all immigrants.
* Nine London bus drivers have died from the coronavirus along with five other transport workers.
What holds these disparate people together is a strong sense of duty. Certainly medics know the risk. Sadly Abdul Chowdhury, the latest doctor to die, warned the prime minister directly to provide NHS w