Dominic Cummings’ sister is not director of company that runs the NHS track and trace app

An Alice Cummings is a director at Idox but she’s not his sister and the company has nothing to do with the app.

A 2019 Dominic Cummings blog post was recently edited to explicitly mention a coronavirus

The Wayback Machine website shows the edit being made in mid-April 2020.

Dominic Cummings is not in this picture of the Bullingdon Club

A post shared on social media incorrectly claims Dominic Cummings is pictured as a member of the Bullingdon Club alongside David Cameron and Boris Johnson.

Animals and the origins of the new coronavirus

It is thought that the new coronavirus originated from bats and was transmitted to humans through another animal.

Hydroxychloroquine is not used as a treatment for radiation sickness

There isn’t reliable evidence that the drug cures Covid-19 patients either.

This viral UK Facebook post claiming 31 million job losses probably refers to the USA

A viral post shared by a UK Facebook user claims 31 million people have lost jobs in the last five weeks. This isn’t correct for the UK.

German police cannot vaccinate people by force

A post on Facebook wrongly claims that German police can come into homes and forcibly vaccinate people.

No, Shamima Begum is not back in the UK

There's no evidence to suggest this is true.

We don’t know the true Covid-19 survival rate yet

We don’t have a good idea of how many people have had Covid-19 yet, so don’t know how many have survived it.

These patents are not for the new coronavirus or its vaccine

The patents are for other forms of coronavirus and show no evidence Covid-19 was manufactured.

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