Here are the 48 key dates in Scotland’s battle against coronavirus in pictures.
Here are the 48 key dates in Scotland’s battle against coronavirus in pictures.

Coronavirus in Scotland: One year on, here are the 48 key dates in Scotland’s battle against coronavirus in pictures

It is now a year since the first case of Covid-19 was confirmed in Scotland and life has changed beyond recognition from 12 months ago.

Monday, 1st March 2021, 11:44 am

The Scottish Government announced the first case of Covid-19 on March 1 2020, in a Tayside resident who had recently travelled from Italy and was admitted to hospital and treated in isolation.

One year on, the country is once again in lockdown and 9,347 people have died with the virus, according to National Records of Scotland (NRS) data.

But a routemap out of this lockdown has been announced and the vaccination programme is making promising progress.

Here are the 48 key dates from the last 12 months in pictures.

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