Tests: workers at Total's Culzean platform and (far left) the Maersk Highlander jack-up, where a worker is being tested for coronavirus Photo: ROB WATTS

UK North Sea operators step up Covid-19 response

Non-essential staff and activity being scaled back off UK to combat spread of deadly virus

17 March 2020 17:51 GMT Updated  17 March 2020 17:51 GMT