Matt Hancock

London and Liverpool to go into tier two after lockdown ends

November 26, 2020

London and Liverpool will be placed under tier 2 restrictions when England’s national lockdown ends on December 2. The capital has avoided being upgraded to tier 3 – the toughest level of measures – while Liverpool has been downgraded from the top tier following a drop in the infection rate. Manchester, Hull, Newcastle, Birmingham, Bristol […]

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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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Britain comes together to clap for carers on Covid frontline – as it happened

May 21, 2020

8.31pm BST20:31 That’s the end of our UK live coverage for tonight, please follow worldwide developments on our global blog. Thanks for reading and writing in. 8.23pm BST20:23 Jedidajah Otte According to the BBC, “millions of people” were clapping across the country tonight, among them 100-year-old Dabirul Choudhury, from St Albans, who’s raised over £177,000 […]

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