EXCLUSIVE: Pandemic workshops cancelled months before virus

By Dan Peters | 29 April 2020

Whitehall officials were forced to cancel workshops to discuss councils’ pandemic flu preparations because of ‘limited take up’ months before coronavirus hit, The MJ has learnt.

The scheduled workshops in January 2018 for local resilience forums (LRF) to discuss their pandemic influenza preparedness had to be postponed after not enough delegates came forward.

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