It’s 15 days since the first of 100 000 climate change protestors and COP26 attendees began to arrive in Scotland.
But 7 days earlier in the Sun, we heard:
But Scottish Labour deputy leader, Jackie Baillie, accused him of having “no answers to the potential impact of Cop26 on our NHS.
“We are looking down the barrel at a winter of extreme pressure on our NHS and potentially surging levels of Covid.
“We need action from the Health Secretary to avoid this, not warm words.”
Scottish Lib Dem leader and health spokesman, Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP, warned: “The NHS is already overwhelmed, it will struggle to cope with the extra added pressure an event like COP26 will bring.”https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/16523826/cop26-summit-spark-covid-surge-25000-delegates-glasgow/
Today, Glasgow has the lowest infection rate in Scotland at 239 per 100 000 and the overall trend for Scotland is largely flat: