BBC NEWS: ONS data

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Release date: 19/5/2020

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Dr Ian Hall was interviewed on BBC News yesterday evening [08:35]. Dr Hall, whose data modelling has helped to inform the government’s SAGE group, explained why the death figures reported by the ONS were higher than those reported by the government. He also spoke about the variation of the R number in different parts of the country.

Media coverage

TitleONS data
Media name/outletBBC News
Media typeTelevision
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
Date19/05/20
DescriptionDr Ian Hall was interviewed on BBC News yesterday evening [08:35]. Dr Hall, whose data modelling has helped to inform the government’s SAGE group, explained why the death figures reported by the ONS were higher than those reported by the government. He also spoke about the variation of the R number in different parts of the country.
URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000jqkk/bbc-news-special-coronavirus-daily-update-19052020?gator_td=XbzeLQ5ZVu0Yg1utKrlfg3ljRNLtSyteAT3PuIZvIVhu0b9wuexkVw9jO%2bsUUZBA55EObTK2wnNmj3HyzGTjAUXLRmZX5rBEismOBKYWdLJ9kJrmwttnytEV1vn2CeB9Op9asdIJOa84SOzNHmjbnaEID%2f11nsyhdEknPZkjIZo%3d
PersonsIan Hall