England's chief medical officer said the government needs to remain alert, particularly towards variants of the virus, for 'probably the next year or two'.
Chris Whitty has warned 'significant numbers' of people will still die from coronavirus later this year – even as millions are vaccinated.
Chris Whitty has hit out at reports that he was resisting Boris Johnson’s plan to reopen schools.
England’s chief medical officer made the welcome claim after a winter crisis which has seen record infections, hospitalisations and deaths.
The 'I'm Too Sexy' singers dismissed outrage over a video calling the England's chief medical officer a liar, saying he is 'lucky to have a job'.
Prof Whitty said the new variant of the virus 'undoubtedly' makes every outdoor situation 'slightly more dangerous'.
England's chief medical officer said there is 'no doubt' normality will return as more vaccinations take place.
England’s chief medical officer said it was their right to refuse to take vaccines.
England's chief medical officer said restrictions will need to be in place for at least the next three months.
Chris Whitty has warned people not to hug elderly relatives this Christmas 'if you want them to survive'.
One of Boris Johnson’s top coronavirus advisers has admitted the new 'Tier 3' local lockdowns will not be enough to restrict the virus on their own.
In a vociferous speech, Sir Desmond Swayne attacked Sir Patrick Vallance and Prof Chris Whitty for their dire warnings about the resurgence of the coronavirus.
The chief medical officer said the chances of having a COVID-19 vaccine available before Christmas are "very low".
Boris Johnson has said he will take responsibility for a second wave of coronavirus infections after his latest easing of the lockdown.
Boris Johnson has warned COVID-19 may have its own 'kinetic force' and return in a second wave across the world.
Prof Chris Whitty warned 'it's going to take a long time' for social distancing measures to be lifted.