COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 15th July 2020

UK

Complaints that the NHS is abandoning so many patients who are in need during the COVID-19 pandemic

https://bit.ly/2Cgrs9P

85% of new coronavirus infections in Blackburn are among South Asians as council limits number of people allowed to visit other homes to avoid lockdown

http://dailym.ai/3exwxYD

Face masks in all public places under consideration by government to prevent second wave

https://bit.ly/3etXfkL

Government to issue guidance about Do Not Resuscitate order due to threat of legal action over concerns that COVID-19 patients human rights are being ignored

http://dailym.ai/2ZsJ4rT

USA

Chicago’s Department of Public Health threatened to close or destroy churches that refused to comply with COVID-19 restriction

https://bit.ly/2OotG9G

Diocese of Biloxi parish priest tells families to hold their own hosts during consecration and self-administer Communion

https://bit.ly/30h7UtW

Teenager jailed for violating probation by not completing her online coursework when her school switched to remote learning during COVID-15 pandemic

https://bit.ly/2Zv7elB

World

An additional $10 billion is needed “urgently” to prevent 130 million more people becoming food insecure as a result of COVID-19

https://bit.ly/3fvLgEx

Finally, the most remote COVID-19 sign in the world?