Lately for Monday 1 March 2021
10:20 Funeral directors support hundreds of families with Covid alert level changes
Changing Covid alert levels have caused significant changes to public and private events since they took effect yesterday morning.
Karyn speaks with David Moeger from the Funeral Directors Association about how to change funeral arrangements during Alert Level 2 and Alert Level 3.
10:30 London Calling: Rob Hugh-Jones reporting
Lately's weekly cross to the BBC World Service and tonight Karyn speaks with Rob Hugh-Jones about the beginning of the COVAX scheme this week aimed at equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines for poor or developing countries.
Plus China's top law-making body has its annual meeting in Beijing, and the Pope visits Iraq.
10:45 Introducing infants to peanuts reduces allergies
New research has shown that introducing peanuts to the diets of infants might reduce the incidence of severe peanut allergies.
Jennifer Koplin from the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute joins Lately to explain the findings