Not a traditional holiday

uch of the talk this past week has been to do with the development of a vaccine to combat Covid-19; especially the progress being made by scientists at Oxford University. Of course, we cannot get ahead of ourselves. It will be, at best, many months from now before the general public will have access to mass produced vaccination but nevertheless it is good to know that the efforts of those engaged in this work are beginning to bear fruit. They deserve every encouragement we can give them, not least in our prayers, that they would remain committed to the cause however many setbacks they may encounter. And we in turn have to be patient, safe in the knowledge that what can be done is being done, as effectively and efficiently as it can be…