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Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

The system is said to be reaching only around 50% of contacts and a spike will hit in December without urgent improvement, but scientists say it needs to reach [...] Read full article: Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as b...→

Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown of the over-50s

Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown of the over-50s

Under one option, people aged between 50 and 70 would get personalised risk ratings as part of a significant widening of the shielding programme. Read full article: Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown...→

Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavirus tests could be used in schools

Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavirus tests could be used in schools

The Health Secretary said the new tests were a 'big step forward' as No10 insisted full reopening of schools would go ahead in September - despite fears of a s [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavi...→

COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclear option’ to stop 2nd wave by locking up over 50s

COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclear option’ to stop 2nd wave by locking up over 50s

PEOPLE aged 50 and over reacted furiously at Government plans to lock down most of the age group. Under the drastic policy - Boris Johnson's "nuclear deterrent [...] Read full article: COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclea...→

Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wave

Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wave

A local MP has called for the government to send police reinforcements after an uptick in fighting and pickpocketing on local beaches Read full article: Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wav...→

Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown decision - 'My heart goes out'

Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown decision - 'My heart goes out'

MATT Hancock yesterday defended the sudden new restrictions imposed in parts of northern England and denied it was aimed at curtailing Eid celebrations. Read full article: Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown...→

Londoners face second lockdown if they don't keep distance, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners face second lockdown if they don't keep distance, Matt Hancock warns

The health secretary said he would not hesitate to implement restrictions in the capital if coronavirus cases rose. Read full article: Londoners face second lockdown if they d...→

Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. This one's on you

Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. This one's on you

Local lockdowns wouldn't be needed if we had even a world-average Health Secretary, says Fleet Street Fox Read full article: Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. T...→

Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite of new lockdown rules

Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite of new lockdown rules

EVEN Matt Hancock is confused by the new lockdown rules after saying the opposite of official guidance in a television interview this morning. The Health Secre [...] Read full article: Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite ...→

Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Matt Hancock over north lockdown question

Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Matt Hancock over north lockdown question

BBC Breakfast presenter Naga Munchetty interrupted Matt Hancock after he went off topic when she was trying to pin him down on an answer Read full article: Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Ma...→

BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Health Secretary hits back at 'shambolic' policy claims

BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Health Secretary hits back at 'shambolic' policy claims

BBC Today presenter Sarah Smith erupted at Matt Hancock over the Government's "shambolic" coronavirus policies as the Health Secretary defended the decision to [...] Read full article: BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Healt...→

Unbelievable figures show North Wales has higher Covid rates than most of Europe

Unbelievable figures show North Wales has higher Covid rates than most of Europe

North Wales has higher coronavirus rates than the majority of Europe and a shocking map shows reported outbreaks at two food factories where 500 people tested [...] Read full article: Unbelievable figures show North Wales ha...→

Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown over 50's after furious backlash

Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown over 50's after furious backlash

NUMBER 10 has reportedly dropped plans to target over 50s in a fresh lockdown as the Government was urged to impose any new measures on young people. Downing S [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown ov...→

Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are just 'ripples' from first wave

Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are just 'ripples' from first wave

Professor Tim Spector, an epidemiologist at King's College London, shot down Boris Johnson and Health Secretary Matt Hancock's claims that a 'second wave' of C [...] Read full article: Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are ju...→

DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks will stave off second wave of Covid

DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks will stave off second wave of Covid

A former health minister has said he remains unconvinced that face coverings will prevent a second deadly wave of Covid-19. Read full article: DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks wi...→

Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying elections after second COVID-19 wave ERUPTS

Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying elections after second COVID-19 wave ERUPTS

THE White House has condemned Hong Kong for delaying its upcoming legislative elections for a year following a fresh coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying el...→

Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indoor gatherings | Your daily politics briefing

Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indoor gatherings | Your daily politics briefing

A new variety of Scotch whisky has been named after Speaker Lindsay Hoyle. Described as having “fruity freshness”, the single malt known as Speaker Hoyle’s Sel [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indo...→

How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing opinion across Europe

How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing opinion across Europe

Message echoes across continent that small pleasures of communal life may soon be sacrificed again Read full article: How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing ...→

James O'Brien has a personal message for Matt Hancock

James O'Brien has a personal message for Matt Hancock

James O'Brien had this message for Health Secretary Matt Hancock following the tightening of lockdown rules in northern England. Read full article: James O'Brien has a personal message for...→

Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defends late-night lockdown as 'crystal clear' after attacks from all sides

Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defends late-night lockdown as 'crystal clear' after attacks from all sides

Matt Hancock has been forced to defend the late-night announcement of a major new lockdown on vast swathes of the north of England last night, after the Govern [...] Read full article: Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defen...→

Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in lockdown row ‘Not what I asked!’

Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in lockdown row ‘Not what I asked!’

NAGA MUNCHETTY snapped at Health Secretary Matt Hancock on BBC Breakfast today after the minister didn't answer the host's question in a way she deemed to be a [...] Read full article: Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in ...→

Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock savaged over sudden shutdown for important reason

Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock savaged over sudden shutdown for important reason

HEALTH Secretary Matt Hancock announced tougher lockdown rules for Greater Manchester and surrounding regions late on Thursday night due to coronavirus concern [...] Read full article: Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock s...→

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

THE UK should be more worried about a second wave of COVID-19 coming from within the country than being imported from Europe, according to a Professor of Neuro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second w...→

Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus

Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus

MINISTERS have abandoned a key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus regularly throughout the summer, it was claimed yesterday. Government off [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test...→

Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on mental health 'We've got to respond to it'

Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on mental health 'We've got to respond to it'

MATT HANCOCK has revealed he is worried about the impact of coronavirus on the mental health of Brits as he explained reimposing lockdown restrictions are chal [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on...→

My Week: Matt Hancock*

My Week: Matt Hancock*

MondayThe rest of cabinet seem puzzled about the new travel rules. Which is odd, because they’re crystal clear to me.“You can go to the Azores, but you shouldn [...] Read full article: My Week: Matt Hancock*...→

Video: Matt Hancock delivers speech on 'the future of healthcare' | Daily Mail Online

Nick Robinson repeatedly asked Mr Hancock if he was being hysterical about rising cases in Europe and the UK because infection rates are nowhere near the lockd [...] Read full article: Video: Matt Hancock delivers speech on '...→

Matt Hancock defends imposing last minute lockdown hours before Eid celebrations

Matt Hancock defends imposing last minute lockdown hours before Eid celebrations

The new restrictions mean thousands of Muslims won't be able to visit their friends and family for to celebrate Eid. Read full article: Matt Hancock defends imposing last minut...→

Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to contradict own guidance on home visits

Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to contradict own guidance on home visits

The Health Secretary seemed to suggest people could visit households outside the region - however the government's own guidance says they shouldn't Read full article: Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to con...→

Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lockdown with three hours' notice

Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lockdown with three hours' notice

Health Secretary Matt Hancock was today condemned for announcing a local lockdown in northern England on Twitter with less than three hours' notice. Read full article: Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lock...→

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the  [...]

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the [...]

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the social-distancing rules’ was a reason for the stricter rules. Read full article: Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘hous...→

Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

The system is said to be reaching only around 50% of contacts and a spike will hit in December without urgent improvement, but scientists say it needs to reach [...] Read full article: Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as b...→

Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are just 'ripples' from first wave

Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are just 'ripples' from first wave

Professor Tim Spector, an epidemiologist at King's College London, shot down Boris Johnson and Health Secretary Matt Hancock's claims that a 'second wave' of C [...] Read full article: Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are ju...→

Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavirus tests could be used in schools

Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavirus tests could be used in schools

The Health Secretary said the new tests were a 'big step forward' as No10 insisted full reopening of schools would go ahead in September - despite fears of a s [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavi...→

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

THE UK should be more worried about a second wave of COVID-19 coming from within the country than being imported from Europe, according to a Professor of Neuro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second w...→

DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks will stave off second wave of Covid

DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks will stave off second wave of Covid

A former health minister has said he remains unconvinced that face coverings will prevent a second deadly wave of Covid-19. Read full article: DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks wi...→

Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wave

Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wave

A local MP has called for the government to send police reinforcements after an uptick in fighting and pickpocketing on local beaches Read full article: Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wav...→

Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on mental health 'We've got to respond to it'

Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on mental health 'We've got to respond to it'

MATT HANCOCK has revealed he is worried about the impact of coronavirus on the mental health of Brits as he explained reimposing lockdown restrictions are chal [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on...→

Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying elections after second COVID-19 wave ERUPTS

Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying elections after second COVID-19 wave ERUPTS

THE White House has condemned Hong Kong for delaying its upcoming legislative elections for a year following a fresh coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying el...→

Londoners face second lockdown if they don't keep distance, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners face second lockdown if they don't keep distance, Matt Hancock warns

The health secretary said he would not hesitate to implement restrictions in the capital if coronavirus cases rose. Read full article: Londoners face second lockdown if they d...→

Video: Matt Hancock delivers speech on 'the future of healthcare' | Daily Mail Online

Nick Robinson repeatedly asked Mr Hancock if he was being hysterical about rising cases in Europe and the UK because infection rates are nowhere near the lockd [...] Read full article: Video: Matt Hancock delivers speech on '...→

How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing opinion across Europe

How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing opinion across Europe

Message echoes across continent that small pleasures of communal life may soon be sacrificed again Read full article: How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing ...→

Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to contradict own guidance on home visits

Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to contradict own guidance on home visits

The Health Secretary seemed to suggest people could visit households outside the region - however the government's own guidance says they shouldn't Read full article: Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to con...→

Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Matt Hancock over north lockdown question

Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Matt Hancock over north lockdown question

BBC Breakfast presenter Naga Munchetty interrupted Matt Hancock after he went off topic when she was trying to pin him down on an answer Read full article: Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Ma...→

Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defends late-night lockdown as 'crystal clear' after attacks from all sides

Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defends late-night lockdown as 'crystal clear' after attacks from all sides

Matt Hancock has been forced to defend the late-night announcement of a major new lockdown on vast swathes of the north of England last night, after the Govern [...] Read full article: Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defen...→

Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lockdown with three hours' notice

Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lockdown with three hours' notice

Health Secretary Matt Hancock was today condemned for announcing a local lockdown in northern England on Twitter with less than three hours' notice. Read full article: Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lock...→

Unbelievable figures show North Wales has higher Covid rates than most of Europe

Unbelievable figures show North Wales has higher Covid rates than most of Europe

North Wales has higher coronavirus rates than the majority of Europe and a shocking map shows reported outbreaks at two food factories where 500 people tested [...] Read full article: Unbelievable figures show North Wales ha...→

Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown over 50's after furious backlash

Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown over 50's after furious backlash

NUMBER 10 has reportedly dropped plans to target over 50s in a fresh lockdown as the Government was urged to impose any new measures on young people. Downing S [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown ov...→

Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown of the over-50s

Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown of the over-50s

Under one option, people aged between 50 and 70 would get personalised risk ratings as part of a significant widening of the shielding programme. Read full article: Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown...→

COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclear option’ to stop 2nd wave by locking up over 50s

COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclear option’ to stop 2nd wave by locking up over 50s

PEOPLE aged 50 and over reacted furiously at Government plans to lock down most of the age group. Under the drastic policy - Boris Johnson's "nuclear deterrent [...] Read full article: COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclea...→

Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus

Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus

MINISTERS have abandoned a key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus regularly throughout the summer, it was claimed yesterday. Government off [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test...→

Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown decision - 'My heart goes out'

Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown decision - 'My heart goes out'

MATT Hancock yesterday defended the sudden new restrictions imposed in parts of northern England and denied it was aimed at curtailing Eid celebrations. Read full article: Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown...→

My Week: Matt Hancock*

My Week: Matt Hancock*

MondayThe rest of cabinet seem puzzled about the new travel rules. Which is odd, because they’re crystal clear to me.“You can go to the Azores, but you shouldn [...] Read full article: My Week: Matt Hancock*...→

Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indoor gatherings | Your daily politics briefing

Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indoor gatherings | Your daily politics briefing

A new variety of Scotch whisky has been named after Speaker Lindsay Hoyle. Described as having “fruity freshness”, the single malt known as Speaker Hoyle’s Sel [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indo...→

Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. This one's on you

Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. This one's on you

Local lockdowns wouldn't be needed if we had even a world-average Health Secretary, says Fleet Street Fox Read full article: Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. T...→

Matt Hancock defends imposing last minute lockdown hours before Eid celebrations

Matt Hancock defends imposing last minute lockdown hours before Eid celebrations

The new restrictions mean thousands of Muslims won't be able to visit their friends and family for to celebrate Eid. Read full article: Matt Hancock defends imposing last minut...→

James O'Brien has a personal message for Matt Hancock

James O'Brien has a personal message for Matt Hancock

James O'Brien had this message for Health Secretary Matt Hancock following the tightening of lockdown rules in northern England. Read full article: James O'Brien has a personal message for...→

Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite of new lockdown rules

Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite of new lockdown rules

EVEN Matt Hancock is confused by the new lockdown rules after saying the opposite of official guidance in a television interview this morning. The Health Secre [...] Read full article: Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite ...→

BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Health Secretary hits back at 'shambolic' policy claims

BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Health Secretary hits back at 'shambolic' policy claims

BBC Today presenter Sarah Smith erupted at Matt Hancock over the Government's "shambolic" coronavirus policies as the Health Secretary defended the decision to [...] Read full article: BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Healt...→

Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in lockdown row ‘Not what I asked!’

Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in lockdown row ‘Not what I asked!’

NAGA MUNCHETTY snapped at Health Secretary Matt Hancock on BBC Breakfast today after the minister didn't answer the host's question in a way she deemed to be a [...] Read full article: Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in ...→

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the  [...]

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the [...]

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the social-distancing rules’ was a reason for the stricter rules. Read full article: Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘hous...→

Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock savaged over sudden shutdown for important reason

Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock savaged over sudden shutdown for important reason

HEALTH Secretary Matt Hancock announced tougher lockdown rules for Greater Manchester and surrounding regions late on Thursday night due to coronavirus concern [...] Read full article: Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock s...→

Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as big as Test and Trace 'not good enough'

The system is said to be reaching only around 50% of contacts and a spike will hit in December without urgent improvement, but scientists say it needs to reach [...] Read full article: Second Covid-19 wave could be twice as b...→

Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown over 50's after furious backlash

Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown over 50's after furious backlash

NUMBER 10 has reportedly dropped plans to target over 50s in a fresh lockdown as the Government was urged to impose any new measures on young people. Downing S [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock denies plans to lockdown ov...→

Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown of the over-50s

Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown of the over-50s

Under one option, people aged between 50 and 70 would get personalised risk ratings as part of a significant widening of the shielding programme. Read full article: Matt Hancock DENIES plans for a lockdown...→

Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are just 'ripples' from first wave

Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are just 'ripples' from first wave

Professor Tim Spector, an epidemiologist at King's College London, shot down Boris Johnson and Health Secretary Matt Hancock's claims that a 'second wave' of C [...] Read full article: Mini Covid-19 outbreaks in the UK are ju...→

Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavirus tests could be used in schools

Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavirus tests could be used in schools

The Health Secretary said the new tests were a 'big step forward' as No10 insisted full reopening of schools would go ahead in September - despite fears of a s [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock says new 90-minute coronavi...→

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second wave more likely to come from UK than Europe

THE UK should be more worried about a second wave of COVID-19 coming from within the country than being imported from Europe, according to a Professor of Neuro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shock: Expert warns second w...→

COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclear option’ to stop 2nd wave by locking up over 50s

COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclear option’ to stop 2nd wave by locking up over 50s

PEOPLE aged 50 and over reacted furiously at Government plans to lock down most of the age group. Under the drastic policy - Boris Johnson's "nuclear deterrent [...] Read full article: COVID-19 latest: Fury at No 10’s ‘nuclea...→

DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks will stave off second wave of Covid

DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks will stave off second wave of Covid

A former health minister has said he remains unconvinced that face coverings will prevent a second deadly wave of Covid-19. Read full article: DUP's Jim Wells 'not convinced' masks wi...→

Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus

Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus

MINISTERS have abandoned a key pledge to test all care home residents for coronavirus regularly throughout the summer, it was claimed yesterday. Government off [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock abandons key pledge to test...→

Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wave

Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wave

A local MP has called for the government to send police reinforcements after an uptick in fighting and pickpocketing on local beaches Read full article: Marseille hit by Covid-related crime wav...→

Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on mental health 'We've got to respond to it'

Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on mental health 'We've got to respond to it'

MATT HANCOCK has revealed he is worried about the impact of coronavirus on the mental health of Brits as he explained reimposing lockdown restrictions are chal [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock fears coronavirus impact on...→

Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown decision - 'My heart goes out'

Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown decision - 'My heart goes out'

MATT Hancock yesterday defended the sudden new restrictions imposed in parts of northern England and denied it was aimed at curtailing Eid celebrations. Read full article: Matt Hancock defends Manchester lockdown...→

Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying elections after second COVID-19 wave ERUPTS

Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying elections after second COVID-19 wave ERUPTS

THE White House has condemned Hong Kong for delaying its upcoming legislative elections for a year following a fresh coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Trump condemns Hong Kong for delaying el...→

My Week: Matt Hancock*

My Week: Matt Hancock*

MondayThe rest of cabinet seem puzzled about the new travel rules. Which is odd, because they’re crystal clear to me.“You can go to the Azores, but you shouldn [...] Read full article: My Week: Matt Hancock*...→

Londoners face second lockdown if they don't keep distance, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners face second lockdown if they don't keep distance, Matt Hancock warns

The health secretary said he would not hesitate to implement restrictions in the capital if coronavirus cases rose. Read full article: Londoners face second lockdown if they d...→

Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indoor gatherings | Your daily politics briefing

Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indoor gatherings | Your daily politics briefing

A new variety of Scotch whisky has been named after Speaker Lindsay Hoyle. Described as having “fruity freshness”, the single malt known as Speaker Hoyle’s Sel [...] Read full article: Matt Hancock hits north with ban on indo...→

Video: Matt Hancock delivers speech on 'the future of healthcare' | Daily Mail Online

Nick Robinson repeatedly asked Mr Hancock if he was being hysterical about rising cases in Europe and the UK because infection rates are nowhere near the lockd [...] Read full article: Video: Matt Hancock delivers speech on '...→

Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. This one's on you

Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. This one's on you

Local lockdowns wouldn't be needed if we had even a world-average Health Secretary, says Fleet Street Fox Read full article: Don't blame the Muslims, Matt Hancock. T...→

How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing opinion across Europe

How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing opinion across Europe

Message echoes across continent that small pleasures of communal life may soon be sacrificed again Read full article: How the Covid-19 resurgence is dividing ...→

Matt Hancock defends imposing last minute lockdown hours before Eid celebrations

Matt Hancock defends imposing last minute lockdown hours before Eid celebrations

The new restrictions mean thousands of Muslims won't be able to visit their friends and family for to celebrate Eid. Read full article: Matt Hancock defends imposing last minut...→

James O'Brien has a personal message for Matt Hancock

James O'Brien has a personal message for Matt Hancock

James O'Brien had this message for Health Secretary Matt Hancock following the tightening of lockdown rules in northern England. Read full article: James O'Brien has a personal message for...→

Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to contradict own guidance on home visits

Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to contradict own guidance on home visits

The Health Secretary seemed to suggest people could visit households outside the region - however the government's own guidance says they shouldn't Read full article: Confusion as Matt Hancock appears to con...→

Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite of new lockdown rules

Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite of new lockdown rules

EVEN Matt Hancock is confused by the new lockdown rules after saying the opposite of official guidance in a television interview this morning. The Health Secre [...] Read full article: Confused Matt Hancock says the opposite ...→

Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Matt Hancock over north lockdown question

Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Matt Hancock over north lockdown question

BBC Breakfast presenter Naga Munchetty interrupted Matt Hancock after he went off topic when she was trying to pin him down on an answer Read full article: Naga Munchetty snaps at 'floundering' Ma...→

BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Health Secretary hits back at 'shambolic' policy claims

BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Health Secretary hits back at 'shambolic' policy claims

BBC Today presenter Sarah Smith erupted at Matt Hancock over the Government's "shambolic" coronavirus policies as the Health Secretary defended the decision to [...] Read full article: BBC host erupts at Matt Hancock as Healt...→

Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defends late-night lockdown as 'crystal clear' after attacks from all sides

Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defends late-night lockdown as 'crystal clear' after attacks from all sides

Matt Hancock has been forced to defend the late-night announcement of a major new lockdown on vast swathes of the north of England last night, after the Govern [...] Read full article: Politics latest news: Matt Hancock defen...→

Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in lockdown row ‘Not what I asked!’

Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in lockdown row ‘Not what I asked!’

NAGA MUNCHETTY snapped at Health Secretary Matt Hancock on BBC Breakfast today after the minister didn't answer the host's question in a way she deemed to be a [...] Read full article: Naga Munchetty snaps at Matt Hancock in ...→

Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lockdown with three hours' notice

Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lockdown with three hours' notice

Health Secretary Matt Hancock was today condemned for announcing a local lockdown in northern England on Twitter with less than three hours' notice. Read full article: Fury at Matt Hancock for announcing lock...→

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the  [...]

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the [...]

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘households gathering and not abiding by the social-distancing rules’ was a reason for the stricter rules. Read full article: Health Secretary Matt Hancock said ‘hous...→

Unbelievable figures show North Wales has higher Covid rates than most of Europe

Unbelievable figures show North Wales has higher Covid rates than most of Europe

North Wales has higher coronavirus rates than the majority of Europe and a shocking map shows reported outbreaks at two food factories where 500 people tested [...] Read full article: Unbelievable figures show North Wales ha...→

Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock savaged over sudden shutdown for important reason

Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock savaged over sudden shutdown for important reason

HEALTH Secretary Matt Hancock announced tougher lockdown rules for Greater Manchester and surrounding regions late on Thursday night due to coronavirus concern [...] Read full article: Manchester lockdown FURY: Matt Hancock s...→