Health Secretary

Matt Hancock ambushed live on TV by Good Morning Britain

November 10, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Matt Hancock was ambushed live on air by Good Morning Britain on the 196th day of the Government’s refusal to be interviewed on the programme. He was outside BBC Broadcasting House in London when correspondent Nick Dixon […]

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London among eight regions put under tier 2 lockdown

October 15, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Around 9 million Londoners are among eight areas banned from meeting indoors from midnight on Friday, it has been confirmed. Health secretary Matt Hancock announced in a statement this morning that the capital has been reclassified from […]

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Patients ‘should call in advance’ before going to A&E, says health secretary

July 30, 2020

Patients should call in advance where possible before showing up at A&E departments, the health secretary has said. In a speech to the Royal College of Physicians in London today, Matt Hancock said there needs to be a shift towards ‘Zoom medicine’ in the future of the NHS. ‘From now on, all consultations should be […]

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