Coronavirus latest: Cambridge University becomes first UK uni to announce online only lectures until summer 2021

More universities are likely to announce hybrid’ teaching next year – but a union has warned it could put off thousands of students.

Cambridge University has become the first UK university to announce it is moving all its lectures online until summer 2021.

More universities are likely to follow suit, with the vice chancellor of Edinburgh University saying that packing students into lecture halls “isn’t going to be safe or possible” for “some time to come