Media highlights

2 December

Channel 4 documentary 'Surviving Covid' shows how Londoners in King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust fought for their lives

A TV documentary last night showed how Londoners who became seriously ill with COVID-19 fought for their life in intensive care, as covered by The Evening Standard.

27 November 

London’s Shard lights up for Christmas with dazzling Morse code tribute to NHS

The Shard Christmas light switch on by staff at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust was covered live on BBC London News. This year’s display is dedicated to NHS workers and features a Morse code message spelling out thank you to the NHS. It was also covered by Good Morning Britain, the Daily Telegraph, Evening Standard, Express and Star, Yahoo! News and MSN News.

22 November 

Boy celebrates first birthday thanks to life saving treatment 

Buddy Webb was born at 25 weeks and recently celebrated his first birthday thanks to life saving care at Evelina London Children's Hospital. The story was covered by the Daily Mirror, Mirror online, Southwark News and the South London Press – on both its front page and page five of the paper.

20 November 

COVID-19 Symptom Tracker App

Various articles referenced case numbers and Prof Tim Spector saying that case numbers were levelling off and the R-rate had dipped. Coverage appeared in The Independent, Daily Mail 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, Daily Mirror, The Sun 1, 2, The Daily Telegraph, on Sky News, Talk Radio and LBC. News on the app’s study into Long COVID-19 appeared on Sky News and in The Independent.