Analysis by the Herald above. The news for an adult population that can be trusted with the truth and not go daft with house parties, below:
The number of new cases has fallen now, every day for 14 day from 2 323 on Jan 7th to 1 591 yesterday. Slow but steady. It’s working.
Hospital admissions have begun to level, with only 1 more yesterday, at around two thirds of capacity (3 000+). ICU admissions too are beginning to stabilise at 25% of capacity (700+).
As day follows even the darkest night, the death rate will fall too.
Don’t go back to Spain, this time!
Better leadership, greater compliance and a better-staffed NHS continue to result in far lower infection and death: