CORONAVIRUS NEWS VIDEO: Stratford joins in thank-you to NHS workers


RESIDENTS across the Stratford district joined in the nationwide thank-you to NHS workers by stepping outside their homes and offering a round of applause.

The RSC paying their tribute tonight. See today’s Stratford Herald for the bigger picture.

Footage from across the region shows thousands of people joining the round of applause at 8pm this evening (Thursday) as a way of expressing gratitude for the enormous effort healthcare staff are putting in to fight the worldwide coronavirus pandemic.

In a simple but moving act of solidarity, residents whooped and cheered alongside the applause, revealing a groundswell of support and admiration for the extraordinary dedication shown by everyone from junior nursing staff to senior consultants.

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