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In a statement to the Commons, the health secretary, Matt Hancock, warned that coronavirus is ‘on…

'It’s all about putting the blame on us': Lancashire's reluctant path to tier 3 deal

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Tory rebels fire warning shot as 42 MPs vote against stricter Covid measures

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NHS races to reach 50,000 Covid contacts missed in data blunder

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UK coronavirus: Poland and Turkey added to England's quarantine list; Starmer urges rethink of 10pm closing – as it happened

Travellers arriving from Poland and Turkey must self-isolate from 4am on Saturday; Labour leader urges PM…

Exasperated parents in England say test and trace still a 'shambles'

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The Guardian view on Covid-19 and the young: a new, dangerous phase | Editorial

The government must act to prevent a sharp rise in infections among the under 25s becoming…

Matt Hancock says rise in UK coronavirus cases is concerning – video

The UK health secretary has commented on Sunday’s sharp rise in coronavirus cases, after nearly 3,000…

UK coronavirus live: people on low pay to get Covid isolation payment

People will be paid £13 a day if they have to self-isolate for 14 days People…

UK could drop Croatia from travel corridor amid rise in Covid cases

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