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Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Latest updates on Wednesday
Last updated: Wednesday, 29 April, 2020, 21:18
- A further 83 people die from Covid-19 in Scotland
- Total deaths have reached 1,415
- 2,521 people have been discharged from hospital
- 11,034 people have tested positive for Covid-19
Coronavirus testing: key workers and age groups eligible for a Covid-19 test - and how to apply
Care home residents, those who work away from home and over-65s are now eligible to apply for a coronavirus test
NHS Louisa Jordan should be used to 'relieve' care home Covid-19 crisis
The £43m temporary coronavirus hospital, the NHS Louisa Jordan, should be used by the Scottish Government to ease the burden on care homes overwhelmed with sick residents, it was claimed today.
CalMac has revealed it had to knock back 35 passengers last weekend whose journeys were not essential.
Emergency closure of three Edinburgh roads for walkers and cyclists
The city council is to shut Silverknowes Road, Braid Road and Links Gardens within days.
Care home boss warns of more deaths unless homes get extra funding
Key workers in Cairngorms abused after being mistaken for holidaymakers
Erskine charity for veterans reports 24 deaths in care homes
Scottish charity Erskine also report that 90 residents are thought to have been positive but are now recovering