COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 29th October 2020

UK

Police issue first street preacher pay out for heavy handedness during lockdown

https://bit.ly/2G90Ycj

West Midlands Police could enter homes to break up Christmas dinners as crime commissioner fears ‘riots

https://bit.ly/3mwdG4s

Europe

Researchers studying the coronavirus reveals a genetic mutation that originated in farmworkers in Spain may have contributed to the second wave in Europe

https://fxn.ws/3ozT7WR

Irish priests ‘face prison’ for saying Mass in public

https://bit.ly/31U5L94

Catholic leaders press Micheál Martin about reopening of public worship

https://bit.ly/34Dt0Gd

USA

Employee at the University of Virginia has been threatened with disciplinary action despite asking for a religious accommodation from the flu vaccine several times

https://bit.ly/3kGQCQ6

Covid and the Catholic Schools: They’re showing that classroom learning is safe for students

https://on.wsj.com/37QWmmy

World

At least 14 Catholic bishops worldwide have died from the coronavirus

https://bit.ly/2HPWjwj

And finally, adoration takes to the streets in Kerala