212 episodes

Every day, Adam Fleming, Laura Kuenssberg, Fergus Walsh and Chris Mason bring you the latest on the coronavirus pandemic in the UK.

The Coronavirus Newscast BBC

    • Government

Every day, Adam Fleming, Laura Kuenssberg, Fergus Walsh and Chris Mason bring you the latest on the coronavirus pandemic in the UK.

    Alexander Armstrong

    Alexander Armstrong

    A Pointless-style coronavirus quiz hosted by the main man himself. Plus Laura talks Adam through the issues facing the elderly in care homes around the UK due to coronavirus.

    Producers: Hariet Noble, Frankie Tobi and Seren Jones
    Assistant Editor: Sam Bonham
    Editor: Dino Sofos

    • 36 min
    One Heck of a Target

    One Heck of a Target

    As the government announces its plans to carry out more than 100,000 coronavirus tests a day by the end of April, Adam, Laura, Chris and Fergus discuss how this may or may not work. And Fergus takes a test!

    Producers: Nick Rotherham, Frankie Tobi, Ione Wells.
    Assistant Editor: Emma Close
    Editor: Dino Sofos

    • 34 min
    Bad News

    Bad News

    Adam gets to grips with grief.

    He talks to a palliative care expert, Kathryn Mannix, about how to deal with death. Sean Farrington is on hand to help with your pandemic-related personal finance dilemmas. And Wimbledon superfan, Simon Mundie’s, worst fears come true.

    Producers: Ione Wells, Jo Deahl, Hariet Noble and Nicholas Rotherham.
    Assistant Editors: Sam Bonham and Emma Close.
    Editor: Dino Sofos

    • 39 min
    What’s Not Allowed? And Girls Aloud!

    What’s Not Allowed? And Girls Aloud!

    What powers do the police have to fight coronavirus? Ex-policeman and Crimewatch presenter, Rav Wilding, joins us to talk about the challenges facing the police during the coronavirus pandemic. And how are Asian communities in the UK responding to the coronavirus crisis? We chat to Mobeen Azhar, Dr Rosena Allin Khan and Harjap Singh Bhangal.

    Producers: Natalie Ktena, Sej Asar, Seren Jones, Ione Wells and Nick Rotherham
    Assistant Editors: Emma Close and Sam Bonham
    Editor: Dino Sofos

    • 42 min
    Sir Patrick's Slideshow

    Sir Patrick's Slideshow

    The country’s social distancing measures are “making a difference” says the UK’s chief scientific adviser, Sir Patrick Vallance. And Adam talks to hair stylist, Nicky Clark, about how to cut your hair at home.

    • 29 min
    Nigella Lawson

    Nigella Lawson

    Nigella Lawson is here to solve your isolation dinner dilemmas! Emily, Laura, Adam and Fergus discuss the news that Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus.

    Producers: Ione Wells and Harriet Noble
    Assistant Editors: Emma Close and Sam Bonham
    Editor: Dino Sofos

    • 42 min

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