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Jabs delayed for under-50s for a month

The vaccine rollout faces its first major setback in the form of a four-week fall in supply – though there is confusion over the source of the shortage. A leaked letter from the NHS suggested that the service is expecting a ‘significant reduction’ in supply for four weeks from March 29. The letter said vaccination centres have been told to close unfilled bookings from the end of this month, with the ‘constraint’ expected to last throughout April. It would mean millions of people under 50 would have to wait until May for their first vaccine appointment, much later than was expected – Mail

EU set to agree Covid vaccine passport scheme in preparation for summer holidays – Express

Misogyny to be classed as hate crime from autumn – Times

Care home residents put on ‘do not resuscitate’ orders without consent – Telegraph

Toddlers who spend more than an hour a day watching programmes on tablets and phones are more likely to have behavioural issues including trouble making friends, study warns – Mail

Britain pours billions into race to develop world’s fastest missile – Telegraph

Student banned from Aberdeen University’s union for two weeks after saying ‘Rule Britannia’ during a debate on the British Army – Mail


Memo to Boris Johnson: don’t dare let this jab setback delay freedom by a single day – Stephen Glover, Mail

The real Covid lessons we should learn from lockdown – Sherelle Jacobs, Telegraph

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