Queen Elizabeth thanks health workers around the world

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday sent a message of “enduring appreciation and good wishes” to health workers around the world for World Health Day.

“I want to thank all those working in the healthcare profession for your selfless commitment and diligence as you undertake vitally important roles to protect and improve the health and well-being of people,” the queen said.

The queen’s words were shown on a video released...
source: Reuters

2020-04-07 17:20
Latest news from Reuters
today 15:53 UK's death toll from confirmed COVID-19 cases tops 40,000
today 15:53 UK halts trial of 'useless' hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients
today 14:50 Biplane fliers enjoy exploring lockdown London by air
today 14:50 UK coronavirus reproduction number unchanged between 0.7-0.9
today 13:47 British luxury carmaker Bentley to cut quarter of workforce
today 13:47 Town where Maddie McCann went missing hopes parents find closure
today 13:47 BBC appoints insider as new boss to negotiate future finance model
today 12:44 Undiagnosed COVID-19 could mean English toll is higher than thought - ONS
today 11:41 Britain's Sunak picks ex-official Hughes to head budget watchdog
today 11:41 Tim Davie appointed as new head of the BBC
today 10:38 Sunak picks ex-official Hughes to head budget watchdog
today 09:35 UK finance minister nominates former official Hughes to head budget watchdog
today 05:23 UK consumer confidence touches new decade low as COVID hits economy - GfK
today 23:05 Luxury carmaker Bentley to cut about 1,000 jobs in UK, BBC reports
today 22:02 Anti-racism protest targets Johnson's aide Cummings
yesterday 18:53 UK business minister Alok Sharma tests negative for COVID-19
yesterday 18:53 UK spy chief says no threat to Five Eyes alliance over Huawei
yesterday 18:53 Business minister Alok Sharma tests negative for COVID-19
yesterday 18:53 England to make face coverings compulsory on public transport
yesterday 17:50 UK COVID-19 death toll rises by 176 to 39,904, government says
Latest news from Great Britain
today 15:53 UK halts trial of 'useless' hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients
today 15:53 UK's death toll from confirmed COVID-19 cases tops 40,000
today 15:50 Internal EU borders open by 15 June - bar V4, Portugal, Spain
today 15:50 'He's so underrated' - Hull FC fans' selection of club's best player may surprise some
today 15:50 'He's so underrated' - Hull FC fans' selection of club's best player may surprise some
today 15:50 Hull City wrap up extended deal to keep Everton defender Matthew Pennington
today 15:50 Hull City wrap up extended deal to keep Everton defender Matthew Pennington
today 15:50 Bleach blondes, Mohawk and Alice band: How Hull City stars have emerged from lockdown
today 15:50 Kate Garraway thanks brave NHS as husband still 'fighting' Covid-19
today 15:50 Kate Garraway thanks brave NHS as husband still 'fighting' Covid-19
today 15:50 Universal Credit rules revealed on how earnings affect benefit payments
today 15:50 Rugby League news: Stevie Ward attracting admirers, Penrith Panthers skipper wanted, NRL crowds to return
today 15:36 Dog partially decapitated and dumped on owner's doorstep Hollie, a Staffordshire bull terrier, was taken from her owner's garden and killed elsewhere, RSPCA investigators believe.
today 15:36 Steve Coogan reboots Alan Partridge from his shed with new podcast Partridge will record his show from his "oasthouse" in his back garden and promises fans "an intimate view'. Blimey.
today 15:36 Tommy Robinson arrested on suspicion of assault
today 15:36 Victoria’s Secret crashes into administration in UK putting 800 jobs at risk
today 15:36 Greggs ‘to open 800 shops in two weeks’
today 15:36 Lisa Marie Presley children: Did Elvis' daughter have children with Nicolas Cage?
today 15:36 ISAs: Junior ISA changes are now in effect - this is what it means for children's savings
today 15:36 Hamburg emergency: Armed police shut German district after ‘killing spree’ school threat
today 15:36 John Torode shares simple way to make self-raising flour at home if shops are sold out
today 15:36 Levison Wood lashes out at risk-free UK’s ‘biggest failure’
today 15:36 Yellowstone volcano eruption: What would happen if Yellowstone erupted?
today 15:36 Big Bang Theory: NASA makes major breakthrough which could 'profoundly' change astronomy
today 15:36 Lady Louise Windsor: How Queen was ‘very upset over favourite granddaughter’
today 15:36 Michael Collins' ‘international repercussions’ fears after Moon landing confession exposed
today 15:36 Winds of Winter prologue theory: Jeyne Westerling will DIE in POV opening
today 15:36 House prices UK: Drop in prices in May as lender reveals latest mortgage data
today 15:36 Banks will be forced to open up cash services as lockdown ends – what this means for you
today 15:36 Queen Elizabeth II: When will the Queen return to royal duties? 'Her Majesty the screen'
today 15:36 Victoria’s Secret crisis: 800 jobs at risk after UK arm tumbles into administration
today 15:36 Madeleine McCann: How Gerry McCann outlined key justification for 'well spent' police fund
today 15:36 Royal humiliation: How Pippa Middleton was left red-faced after child's snub
today 15:36 State pension is taxable - but this payment for those of state pension age is not
today 15:36 Royal SHAME: How Meghan Markle's moving speech reminds Royal Family of 'what they've lost'
today 15:36 China warns 'there WILL be consequences' if Boris allows Hong Kong citizens to relocate
today 15:36 Mortgage free: Borrowers warned to watch out for this in order to cut costs and save money
today 15:36 UK weather latest: Thunderstorms to STRIKE Britain as 60mph winds batter nation - new maps
today 15:23 Quiz of the week 30 May – 5 June
today 14:50 UK coronavirus reproduction number unchanged between 0.7-0.9
today 14:50 Biplane fliers enjoy exploring lockdown London by air
today 14:47 More private schools at risk of closing for good because of coronavirus
today 14:47 Shocking moment carjacking thugs viciously target man and pregnant wife
today 14:47 Key Championship fixture dates and latest TV and streaming info ahead of football's return
today 14:47 Key Championship fixture dates and latest TV and streaming info ahead of football's return
today 14:47 All the Premier League games free-to-air on Sky Sports, BBC and Amazon
today 14:47 All the Premier League games free-to-air on Sky Sports, BBC and Amazon
today 14:47 ‘Evil predator’ posed as girl to get 401 boys to send naked photos
today 14:47 Coronavirus graph shows Hull infection rate is one of UK's highest
today 14:47 Coronavirus graph shows Hull infection rate is one of UK's highest
Watch the news from UK on Facebook