- Belgium facing new lockdown as Germany takes in patients
- Europeans seek ways to ride out Covid winter
- ‘An operational tsunami’: preparing for a winter surge
- See all our coronavirus coverage
More than 45 million cases of coronavirus have been confirmed around the world and there have been more than 1.1 million deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University data.
The US has the highest number of cases in the world, recording more than 9 million, and has claimed the highest death toll with more than 229,000 deaths – more than double the figure of the second highest country.
For those of you following updates in England, the prime minister’s press conference has been pushed back from 4pm to 5pm. If you want more information, you can follow our UK live blog here.