Saturday, April 4, 2020

Birmingham and Merseyside masts torched over 5G coronavirus claims

Masts have been targeted in Birmingham and Merseyside.

Mobile phone masts have been torched amid theories linking coronavirus to 5G, despite ministers saying there is no credible evidence to back them.

Masts were set alight in Sparkhill, Birmingham, on Thursday and Melling, Merseyside, on Friday.

Trade body Mobile UK said false rumours and theories linking 5G and coronavirus were "concerning".

The government said "there is absolutely no credible evidence of a link" between the two.  Read more >>