Borders rugby legend Doddie calls for MND patients to be included on coronavirus vulnerable list – The Southern Reporter

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The former Scotland international, diagnosed with the disease at the end of 2016, believes sufferers should automatically be added to the high risk list, for those deemed especially vulnerable to the virus, in order to help them stay alive as long as possible.

Doddie, 49, of Blainslie, shared his plea via Twitter to UK Government health secretary Matt Hancock.

He said: “Firstly, I’d like to thank you, your team and all at the NHS and everyone else involved in trying to fight the coronavirus.

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