May 2024

This time four years ago you were hearing (non-stop!) about the numbers dying, and how the life changes being forced on you and society were warranted. Because we had to ‘save lives’.

Yet so far this year we’ve seen 874 more death notices than by the same time in 2020. But now there’s no official concern about saving lives. In fact there’s silence.

How come?

More thought-provoking graphs on our National Picture and Counties pages.