This 20 April 2020 video from Britain says about itself:
“This crisis exposes the fact that the nation’s baby, the greatest institution we’ve got in the UK, has been left very, very vulnerable”
Full 29min Chris Packham interview: here.
By Peter Lazenby in Britain, 20 April 2020:
Staff tell Star the company is putting their lives at risk for non-essential products like mascara and aftershave
The pharmacy chain has told shop assistants to keep reporting for duty to sell “essentials” such as mascara and aftershave after the company was exempted from lockdown restrictions so that it can dispense vital medications.
A letter signed by Boots staff who do not wish to be named for fear of disciplinary action accused the firm of exploiting its privileged position by maintaining a “business as normal” attitude towards non-essential shopworkers not involved in the pharmaceutical side of the business.
Labour calls for urgent reform of benefits system to keep workers affected by Covid-19 lockdown afloat: here.