The Telegraph Retraction: No evidence that 12-15 year olds are “most responsible” for spreading

Henry Bodkin, a correspondent for the Telegraph claimed that “12 to 15-year-olds one of the age groups most responsible for spreading the virus.” After refusing to provide evidence for his claim we appealed to the Telegraph complaints department and forced them into retracting the statement.

The Telegraph’s Henry Bodkin Publishes Disinformation – 12-15 year olds are not “most responsible for COVID-19 spread”.

Henry Bodkin wrote in the Telegraph that 12-15 year olds were significant spreaders of COVID-19. When I asked him to prove his claim, he was unable to do so.