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Matt Hancock says you should snitch on neighbours and land them with £10k fine

Matt Hancock says you should snitch on neighbours and land them with £10k fine

The under-fire Health Secretary said he would report people to police if they failed to self-isolate, as the government pushes through fines of up to £10,000 f [...]

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London lockdown: Matt Hancock and Sadiq Khan could shut down UK capital by TOMORROW

London lockdown: Matt Hancock and Sadiq Khan could shut down UK capital by TOMORROW

A LONDON lockdown is under urgent consideration, with the Government calling an emergency meeting later today with Sadiq Khan to discuss further lockdown measu [...]

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Matt Hancock threatens Britons with further COVID restrictions 'Follow the rules!'

Matt Hancock threatens Britons with further COVID restrictions 'Follow the rules!'

MATT HANCOCK has warned the Government will impose fresh national coronavirus restrictions if the public fails to follow the existing rules.

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Matt Hancock warns of more Covid restrictions if rules aren't followed

Matt Hancock warns of more Covid restrictions if rules aren't followed

The Health Secretary said there was a danger the infection rate could 'shoot through the roof' if people did not follow the the Government’s rules

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Hancock warns of national restrictions as UK faces 'tipping point'

Hancock warns of national restrictions as UK faces 'tipping point'

Matt Hancock has warned the Government will impose fresh national coronavirus restrictions if the public fails to follow the existing rules. The Health Secreta [...]

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'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is your fault, not governments'

'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is your fault, not governments'

Comedian Mark Steel says Health Secretary Matt Hancock is wrong to blame the public for the “unprecedented rise in demand” in tests after initial pushes for ev [...]

Read full article: 'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is ...→
Matt Hancock blames testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs

Matt Hancock blames testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs

MATT Hancock has blamed the testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs. In incendiary comments, he said millions of “ineligible” people are floodi [...]

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In full: North East leaders' letter to Matt Hancock

In full: North East leaders' letter to Matt Hancock

Leaders across the North East have written to Health Secretary Matt Hancock calling on him to amend new local COVID-19 restrictions to allow families to contin [...]

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Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlands and Yorkshire - with new pub curfews

Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlands and Yorkshire - with new pub curfews

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said the measures, which will come into force on Tuesday, were agreed with health chiefs and local leaders

Read full article: Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlan...→
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Social lockdown threat as new rules could see ban on meeting friends

Social lockdown threat as new rules could see ban on meeting friends

Heath Secretary Matt Hancock put the country on notice for a national social lockdown today, saying: “I fear more people will die.” Mr Hancock indicated that a [...]

Read full article: Social lockdown threat as new rules coul...→
THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as n [...]

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as n [...]

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as next week after hospital coronavirus cases doubled in eight days, Matt Hancock s [...]

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Matt Hancock says Covid hospital admissions are doubling every 8 days

Matt Hancock says Covid hospital admissions are doubling every 8 days

Government statistics show 194 newly-infected Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospitals in England on Tuesday, compared to just 84 eight days ago.

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UK heading for ‘lockdown as soon as next week’ as hospital cases DOUBLE and country faces ‘big moment’, warns Hancock

UK heading for ‘lockdown as soon as next week’ as hospital cases DOUBLE and country faces ‘big moment’, warns Hancock

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as next week after hospital coronavirus cases doubled in eight days, Matt Hancock s [...]

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Matt Hancock ducks saying whether Britons should snitch on neighbours

Matt Hancock ducks saying whether Britons should snitch on neighbours

Matt Hancock repeatedly refused to answer when challenged on when people should call the police to report breaches of the new law limiting social gatherings.

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UK coronavirus live: two-week 'circuit break' considered to halt Covid surge in England

UK coronavirus live: two-week 'circuit break' considered to halt Covid surge in England

Health secretary Matt Hancock refuses to rule out second national lockdown as ‘last line of defence’

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Naga Munchetty snaps at Charlie Stayt as he ignores BBC co-host: 'Wasn't what I asked!'

Naga Munchetty snaps at Charlie Stayt as he ignores BBC co-host: 'Wasn't what I asked!'

NAGA MUNCHETTY and Charlie Stayt were back on the BBC Breakfast today to deliver viewers the latest headlines, as well as chat with Health Secretary Matt Hanco [...]

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Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdown restrictions in London within days

Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdown restrictions in London within days

The Health Secretary said he has spoken with Mayor Sadiq Khan over the weekend about what action is needed in the capital.

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Video: Hancock: Dob in your neighbours for breaking coronavirus rules | Daily Mail Online

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has encouraged Britons to dob in their friends and neighbours to the police if they are found to be breaking coronavirus rules li [...]

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Londoners could be told to work from home this week, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners could be told to work from home this week, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners could be told to work from home this week, the health secretary has warned, as coronavirus cases surge.

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Matt Hancock says Britons SHOULD grass up  neighbours over Covid law

Matt Hancock says Britons SHOULD grass up neighbours over Covid law

The Health Secretary said people should 'absolutely' tell police if they see rule breakers as he said he could not rule out a second national lockdown if rules [...]

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Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis gap: 'Matt Hancock should hang his head in shame'

Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis gap: 'Matt Hancock should hang his head in shame'

The mother of Alfie Dingley expresses solidarity with exasperated parents who are unable to get an NHS prescription for their children

Read full article: Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis ga...→
Matt Hancock warns UK is at 'tipping point' for more lockdown measures

Matt Hancock warns UK is at 'tipping point' for more lockdown measures

'The choice is everybody follows the rules or we will have to take more measures.'

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Speaker 'angered' by Matt Hancock for locking down his constituency before warning Parliament

One source said Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle was frustrated by the latest apparent snub from the Health Secretary

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Matt Hancock 1.4million care workers corona lapel badges undelivered

Matt Hancock 1.4million care workers corona lapel badges undelivered

More than 1.4million care workers promised special badges in April to honour their efforts in protecting the old and vulnerable from coronavirus have still not [...]

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What will 'Lockdown 2' do to pubs?

What will 'Lockdown 2' do to pubs?

Landlords fear they will have to make redundancies if a second national lockdown is imposed after Matt Hancock refused to rule it out.

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Boris Johnson 'enormously vigorous' says Matt Hancock amid claims PM seems tired

Boris Johnson 'enormously vigorous' says Matt Hancock amid claims PM seems tired

The Prime Minister is not only healthy, he is "enormously, enormously vigorous", the Health Secretary insisted

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Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockdown?

Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockdown?

Health Secretary Matt Hancock pleaded with the public to 'come together to tackle this virus' as ministers consider imposing draconian restrictions for a fortn [...]

Read full article: Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockd...→
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Second nationwide lockdown cannot be ruled out as virus numbers climb

Second nationwide lockdown cannot be ruled out as virus numbers climb

Uk Health Secretary Matt Hancock said a second lockdown is the last line of defence but cannot be ruled out as Ministers consider a pubs curfew.

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Matt Hancock denies government didn't plan for spike in testing demand

Matt Hancock denies government didn't plan for spike in testing demand

The Health Secretary sought to blame the public as he claimed they had put extra capacity in place for the winter but didn't expect demand to 'go through the r [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock denies government didn't pl...→
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Hancock warns getting a Covid test WON'T get you out of 2 weeks isolation

Hancock warns getting a Covid test WON'T get you out of 2 weeks isolation

MATT Hancock today warned Brits that getting a coronavirus test won’t get them out of a two-week isolation. The Health Secretary said too many people were orde [...]

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Matt Hancock has refused to rule out another nationwide lockdown

Matt Hancock has refused to rule out another nationwide lockdown

The Health Secretary said it was "absolutely critical" people followed the rules

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Naga praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate

Naga praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate

Naga Munchetty praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate on BBC Breakfast.

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Matt Hancock tells people to snitch if neighbours flout lockdown amid £10k fine

Matt Hancock tells people to snitch if neighbours flout lockdown amid £10k fine

The health secretary told Sky News the country “faces a tipping point” and that everyone should report a neighbour who is flouting lockdown rules, amid fears o [...]

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“This country faces a tipping point

“This country faces a tipping point" Matt Hancock warns of second lockdown in rules are flouted

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has warned Britain is at a “tipping point” as he refused to rule out a second national coronavirus lockdown if the…

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Matt Hancock says UK faces 'tipping point' with harsher restrictions warning

Matt Hancock says UK faces 'tipping point' with harsher restrictions warning

'We have a choice. Either everybody follows the rules...or we will have to take more measures'

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Hancock says 'everybody' should snitch on neighbours who don't self-isolate

Hancock says 'everybody' should snitch on neighbours who don't self-isolate

MATT Hancock has today urged “everybody” to snitch on their neighbours who don’t self-isolate – potentially landing them with a £10,000 fine. The Health Secret [...]

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National lockdown rules feared as Matt Hancock warns we're at 'tipping point'

National lockdown rules feared as Matt Hancock warns we're at 'tipping point'

The Health Secretary repeatedly refused to rule out new England-wide restrictions - and said talks are under way today about a crackdown in London

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Covid test chaos due to Tories 'snubbing NHS experts in favour of private firms'

Covid test chaos due to Tories 'snubbing NHS experts in favour of private firms'

EXCLUSIVE: Researchers told testing targets could have been reached with full expertise of hospital pathology units - but instead Health Secretary Matt Hancock [...]

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North East bosses feared wild weekend if Covid rules delayed

North East bosses feared wild weekend if Covid rules delayed

Many people across the region were left frustrated by the new restrictions coming into force just hours after being confirmed by Matt Hancock

Read full article: North East bosses feared wild weekend if...→
Pupils self-isolating from 82% of schools over lack of Covid tests 

Pupils self-isolating from 82% of schools over lack of Covid tests 

It came as Health Secretary Matt Hancock came under burgeoning pressure to unclog Britain's bottlenecked testing system in the face of a growth in coronavirus [...]

Read full article: Pupils self-isolating from 82% of school...→
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Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos stories and insists tests are available

Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos stories and insists tests are available

The Health Secretary insisted tests are available in every part of the country, and that people shouldn't believe "stories that appear in newspapers"

Read full article: Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos ...→
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Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Covid hospital admissions continue to rise

Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Covid hospital admissions continue to rise

The Health Secretary told Radio 4's Today programme: “These are very serious times. This is a very serious increase and acceleration in this disease."

Read full article: Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Co...→
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UK heading for ‘circuit breaker’ national lockdown as hospital cases DOUBLE in eight days and country faces ‘big moment’

UK heading for ‘circuit breaker’ national lockdown as hospital cases DOUBLE in eight days and country faces ‘big moment’

THE UK is heading for a nationwide national lockdown as a “circuit breaker” within weeks as hospital cases double in days, Matt Hancock said today. The Health [...]

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Matt Hancock says you should snitch on neighbours and land them with £10k fine

Matt Hancock says you should snitch on neighbours and land them with £10k fine

The under-fire Health Secretary said he would report people to police if they failed to self-isolate, as the government pushes through fines of up to £10,000 f [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock says you should snitch on n...→
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Matt Hancock tells people to snitch if neighbours flout lockdown amid £10k fine

Matt Hancock tells people to snitch if neighbours flout lockdown amid £10k fine

The health secretary told Sky News the country “faces a tipping point” and that everyone should report a neighbour who is flouting lockdown rules, amid fears o [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock tells people to snitch if n...→
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Video: Hancock: Dob in your neighbours for breaking coronavirus rules | Daily Mail Online

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has encouraged Britons to dob in their friends and neighbours to the police if they are found to be breaking coronavirus rules li [...]

Read full article: Video: Hancock: Dob in your neighbours f...→
Matt Hancock threatens Britons with further COVID restrictions 'Follow the rules!'

Matt Hancock threatens Britons with further COVID restrictions 'Follow the rules!'

MATT HANCOCK has warned the Government will impose fresh national coronavirus restrictions if the public fails to follow the existing rules.

Read full article: Matt Hancock threatens Britons with furt...→
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Matt Hancock says UK faces 'tipping point' with harsher restrictions warning

Matt Hancock says UK faces 'tipping point' with harsher restrictions warning

'We have a choice. Either everybody follows the rules...or we will have to take more measures'

Read full article: Matt Hancock says UK faces 'tipping poin...→
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Matt Hancock says Britons SHOULD grass up  neighbours over Covid law

Matt Hancock says Britons SHOULD grass up neighbours over Covid law

The Health Secretary said people should 'absolutely' tell police if they see rule breakers as he said he could not rule out a second national lockdown if rules [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock says Britons SHOULD grass u...→
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Matt Hancock warns of more Covid restrictions if rules aren't followed

Matt Hancock warns of more Covid restrictions if rules aren't followed

The Health Secretary said there was a danger the infection rate could 'shoot through the roof' if people did not follow the the Government’s rules

Read full article: Matt Hancock warns of more Covid restric...→
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National lockdown rules feared as Matt Hancock warns we're at 'tipping point'

National lockdown rules feared as Matt Hancock warns we're at 'tipping point'

The Health Secretary repeatedly refused to rule out new England-wide restrictions - and said talks are under way today about a crackdown in London

Read full article: National lockdown rules feared as Matt H...→
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Matt Hancock warns UK is at 'tipping point' for more lockdown measures

Matt Hancock warns UK is at 'tipping point' for more lockdown measures

'The choice is everybody follows the rules or we will have to take more measures.'

Read full article: Matt Hancock warns UK is at 'tipping poi...→
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'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is your fault, not governments'

'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is your fault, not governments'

Comedian Mark Steel says Health Secretary Matt Hancock is wrong to blame the public for the “unprecedented rise in demand” in tests after initial pushes for ev [...]

Read full article: 'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is ...→
Matt Hancock 1.4million care workers corona lapel badges undelivered

Matt Hancock 1.4million care workers corona lapel badges undelivered

More than 1.4million care workers promised special badges in April to honour their efforts in protecting the old and vulnerable from coronavirus have still not [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock 1.4million care workers cor...→
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In full: North East leaders' letter to Matt Hancock

In full: North East leaders' letter to Matt Hancock

Leaders across the North East have written to Health Secretary Matt Hancock calling on him to amend new local COVID-19 restrictions to allow families to contin [...]

Read full article: In full: North East leaders' letter to M...→
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Boris Johnson 'enormously vigorous' says Matt Hancock amid claims PM seems tired

Boris Johnson 'enormously vigorous' says Matt Hancock amid claims PM seems tired

The Prime Minister is not only healthy, he is "enormously, enormously vigorous", the Health Secretary insisted

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Social lockdown threat as new rules could see ban on meeting friends

Social lockdown threat as new rules could see ban on meeting friends

Heath Secretary Matt Hancock put the country on notice for a national social lockdown today, saying: “I fear more people will die.” Mr Hancock indicated that a [...]

Read full article: Social lockdown threat as new rules coul...→
Second nationwide lockdown cannot be ruled out as virus numbers climb

Second nationwide lockdown cannot be ruled out as virus numbers climb

Uk Health Secretary Matt Hancock said a second lockdown is the last line of defence but cannot be ruled out as Ministers consider a pubs curfew.

Read full article: Second nationwide lockdown cannot be rul...→
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Matt Hancock says Covid hospital admissions are doubling every 8 days

Matt Hancock says Covid hospital admissions are doubling every 8 days

Government statistics show 194 newly-infected Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospitals in England on Tuesday, compared to just 84 eight days ago.

Read full article: Matt Hancock says Covid hospital admissi...→
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Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos stories and insists tests are available

Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos stories and insists tests are available

The Health Secretary insisted tests are available in every part of the country, and that people shouldn't believe "stories that appear in newspapers"

Read full article: Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos ...→
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Hancock warns getting a Covid test WON'T get you out of 2 weeks isolation

Hancock warns getting a Covid test WON'T get you out of 2 weeks isolation

MATT Hancock today warned Brits that getting a coronavirus test won’t get them out of a two-week isolation. The Health Secretary said too many people were orde [...]

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Matt Hancock ducks saying whether Britons should snitch on neighbours

Matt Hancock ducks saying whether Britons should snitch on neighbours

Matt Hancock repeatedly refused to answer when challenged on when people should call the police to report breaches of the new law limiting social gatherings.

Read full article: Matt Hancock ducks saying whether Briton...→
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Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Covid hospital admissions continue to rise

Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Covid hospital admissions continue to rise

The Health Secretary told Radio 4's Today programme: “These are very serious times. This is a very serious increase and acceleration in this disease."

Read full article: Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Co...→
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Naga praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate

Naga praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate

Naga Munchetty praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate on BBC Breakfast.

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Naga Munchetty snaps at Charlie Stayt as he ignores BBC co-host: 'Wasn't what I asked!'

Naga Munchetty snaps at Charlie Stayt as he ignores BBC co-host: 'Wasn't what I asked!'

NAGA MUNCHETTY and Charlie Stayt were back on the BBC Breakfast today to deliver viewers the latest headlines, as well as chat with Health Secretary Matt Hanco [...]

Read full article: Naga Munchetty snaps at Charlie Stayt as...→
Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdown restrictions in London within days

Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdown restrictions in London within days

The Health Secretary said he has spoken with Mayor Sadiq Khan over the weekend about what action is needed in the capital.

Read full article: Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdow...→
London lockdown: Matt Hancock and Sadiq Khan could shut down UK capital by TOMORROW

London lockdown: Matt Hancock and Sadiq Khan could shut down UK capital by TOMORROW

A LONDON lockdown is under urgent consideration, with the Government calling an emergency meeting later today with Sadiq Khan to discuss further lockdown measu [...]

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“This country faces a tipping point

“This country faces a tipping point" Matt Hancock warns of second lockdown in rules are flouted

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has warned Britain is at a “tipping point” as he refused to rule out a second national coronavirus lockdown if the…

Read full article: “This country faces a tipping point" Mat...→
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Londoners could be told to work from home this week, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners could be told to work from home this week, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners could be told to work from home this week, the health secretary has warned, as coronavirus cases surge.

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Hancock says 'everybody' should snitch on neighbours who don't self-isolate

Hancock says 'everybody' should snitch on neighbours who don't self-isolate

MATT Hancock has today urged “everybody” to snitch on their neighbours who don’t self-isolate – potentially landing them with a £10,000 fine. The Health Secret [...]

Read full article: Hancock says 'everybody' should snitch o...→
Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis gap: 'Matt Hancock should hang his head in shame'

Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis gap: 'Matt Hancock should hang his head in shame'

The mother of Alfie Dingley expresses solidarity with exasperated parents who are unable to get an NHS prescription for their children

Read full article: Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis ga...→
Hancock warns of national restrictions as UK faces 'tipping point'

Hancock warns of national restrictions as UK faces 'tipping point'

Matt Hancock has warned the Government will impose fresh national coronavirus restrictions if the public fails to follow the existing rules. The Health Secreta [...]

Read full article: Hancock warns of national restrictions a...→
Covid test chaos due to Tories 'snubbing NHS experts in favour of private firms'

Covid test chaos due to Tories 'snubbing NHS experts in favour of private firms'

EXCLUSIVE: Researchers told testing targets could have been reached with full expertise of hospital pathology units - but instead Health Secretary Matt Hancock [...]

Read full article: Covid test chaos due to Tories 'snubbing...→
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Speaker 'angered' by Matt Hancock for locking down his constituency before warning Parliament

One source said Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle was frustrated by the latest apparent snub from the Health Secretary

Read full article: Speaker 'angered' by Matt Hancock for lo...→
Matt Hancock blames testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs

Matt Hancock blames testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs

MATT Hancock has blamed the testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs. In incendiary comments, he said millions of “ineligible” people are floodi [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock blames testing shambles on ...→
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North East bosses feared wild weekend if Covid rules delayed

North East bosses feared wild weekend if Covid rules delayed

Many people across the region were left frustrated by the new restrictions coming into force just hours after being confirmed by Matt Hancock

Read full article: North East bosses feared wild weekend if...→
What will 'Lockdown 2' do to pubs?

What will 'Lockdown 2' do to pubs?

Landlords fear they will have to make redundancies if a second national lockdown is imposed after Matt Hancock refused to rule it out.

Read full article: What will 'Lockdown 2' do to pubs?...→
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Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlands and Yorkshire - with new pub curfews

Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlands and Yorkshire - with new pub curfews

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said the measures, which will come into force on Tuesday, were agreed with health chiefs and local leaders

Read full article: Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlan...→
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Pupils self-isolating from 82% of schools over lack of Covid tests 

Pupils self-isolating from 82% of schools over lack of Covid tests 

It came as Health Secretary Matt Hancock came under burgeoning pressure to unclog Britain's bottlenecked testing system in the face of a growth in coronavirus [...]

Read full article: Pupils self-isolating from 82% of school...→
  • #Matt Hancock
Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockdown?

Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockdown?

Health Secretary Matt Hancock pleaded with the public to 'come together to tackle this virus' as ministers consider imposing draconian restrictions for a fortn [...]

Read full article: Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockd...→
  • #Matt Hancock
THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as n [...]

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as n [...]

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as next week after hospital coronavirus cases doubled in eight days, Matt Hancock s [...]

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Matt Hancock denies government didn't plan for spike in testing demand

Matt Hancock denies government didn't plan for spike in testing demand

The Health Secretary sought to blame the public as he claimed they had put extra capacity in place for the winter but didn't expect demand to 'go through the r [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock denies government didn't pl...→
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UK heading for ‘lockdown as soon as next week’ as hospital cases DOUBLE and country faces ‘big moment’, warns Hancock

UK heading for ‘lockdown as soon as next week’ as hospital cases DOUBLE and country faces ‘big moment’, warns Hancock

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as next week after hospital coronavirus cases doubled in eight days, Matt Hancock s [...]

Read full article: UK heading for ‘lockdown as soon as next...→
Matt Hancock has refused to rule out another nationwide lockdown

Matt Hancock has refused to rule out another nationwide lockdown

The Health Secretary said it was "absolutely critical" people followed the rules

Read full article: Matt Hancock has refused to rule out ano...→
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UK coronavirus live: two-week 'circuit break' considered to halt Covid surge in England

UK coronavirus live: two-week 'circuit break' considered to halt Covid surge in England

Health secretary Matt Hancock refuses to rule out second national lockdown as ‘last line of defence’

Read full article: UK coronavirus live: two-week 'circuit b...→
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UK heading for ‘circuit breaker’ national lockdown as hospital cases DOUBLE in eight days and country faces ‘big moment’

UK heading for ‘circuit breaker’ national lockdown as hospital cases DOUBLE in eight days and country faces ‘big moment’

THE UK is heading for a nationwide national lockdown as a “circuit breaker” within weeks as hospital cases double in days, Matt Hancock said today. The Health [...]

Read full article: UK heading for ‘circuit breaker’ nationa...→
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Matt Hancock says you should snitch on neighbours and land them with £10k fine

Matt Hancock says you should snitch on neighbours and land them with £10k fine

The under-fire Health Secretary said he would report people to police if they failed to self-isolate, as the government pushes through fines of up to £10,000 f [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock says you should snitch on n...→
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Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdown restrictions in London within days

Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdown restrictions in London within days

The Health Secretary said he has spoken with Mayor Sadiq Khan over the weekend about what action is needed in the capital.

Read full article: Matt Hancock: Don’t rule out new lockdow...→
Matt Hancock tells people to snitch if neighbours flout lockdown amid £10k fine

Matt Hancock tells people to snitch if neighbours flout lockdown amid £10k fine

The health secretary told Sky News the country “faces a tipping point” and that everyone should report a neighbour who is flouting lockdown rules, amid fears o [...]

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London lockdown: Matt Hancock and Sadiq Khan could shut down UK capital by TOMORROW

London lockdown: Matt Hancock and Sadiq Khan could shut down UK capital by TOMORROW

A LONDON lockdown is under urgent consideration, with the Government calling an emergency meeting later today with Sadiq Khan to discuss further lockdown measu [...]

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Video: Hancock: Dob in your neighbours for breaking coronavirus rules | Daily Mail Online

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has encouraged Britons to dob in their friends and neighbours to the police if they are found to be breaking coronavirus rules li [...]

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“This country faces a tipping point

“This country faces a tipping point" Matt Hancock warns of second lockdown in rules are flouted

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has warned Britain is at a “tipping point” as he refused to rule out a second national coronavirus lockdown if the…

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Matt Hancock threatens Britons with further COVID restrictions 'Follow the rules!'

Matt Hancock threatens Britons with further COVID restrictions 'Follow the rules!'

MATT HANCOCK has warned the Government will impose fresh national coronavirus restrictions if the public fails to follow the existing rules.

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Londoners could be told to work from home this week, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners could be told to work from home this week, Matt Hancock warns

Londoners could be told to work from home this week, the health secretary has warned, as coronavirus cases surge.

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Matt Hancock says UK faces 'tipping point' with harsher restrictions warning

Matt Hancock says UK faces 'tipping point' with harsher restrictions warning

'We have a choice. Either everybody follows the rules...or we will have to take more measures'

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Matt Hancock says Britons SHOULD grass up  neighbours over Covid law

Matt Hancock says Britons SHOULD grass up neighbours over Covid law

The Health Secretary said people should 'absolutely' tell police if they see rule breakers as he said he could not rule out a second national lockdown if rules [...]

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Hancock says 'everybody' should snitch on neighbours who don't self-isolate

Hancock says 'everybody' should snitch on neighbours who don't self-isolate

MATT Hancock has today urged “everybody” to snitch on their neighbours who don’t self-isolate – potentially landing them with a £10,000 fine. The Health Secret [...]

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Matt Hancock warns of more Covid restrictions if rules aren't followed

Matt Hancock warns of more Covid restrictions if rules aren't followed

The Health Secretary said there was a danger the infection rate could 'shoot through the roof' if people did not follow the the Government’s rules

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Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis gap: 'Matt Hancock should hang his head in shame'

Hannah Deacon on the medical cannabis gap: 'Matt Hancock should hang his head in shame'

The mother of Alfie Dingley expresses solidarity with exasperated parents who are unable to get an NHS prescription for their children

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National lockdown rules feared as Matt Hancock warns we're at 'tipping point'

National lockdown rules feared as Matt Hancock warns we're at 'tipping point'

The Health Secretary repeatedly refused to rule out new England-wide restrictions - and said talks are under way today about a crackdown in London

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Hancock warns of national restrictions as UK faces 'tipping point'

Hancock warns of national restrictions as UK faces 'tipping point'

Matt Hancock has warned the Government will impose fresh national coronavirus restrictions if the public fails to follow the existing rules. The Health Secreta [...]

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Matt Hancock warns UK is at 'tipping point' for more lockdown measures

Matt Hancock warns UK is at 'tipping point' for more lockdown measures

'The choice is everybody follows the rules or we will have to take more measures.'

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Covid test chaos due to Tories 'snubbing NHS experts in favour of private firms'

Covid test chaos due to Tories 'snubbing NHS experts in favour of private firms'

EXCLUSIVE: Researchers told testing targets could have been reached with full expertise of hospital pathology units - but instead Health Secretary Matt Hancock [...]

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'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is your fault, not governments'

'Remember, coronavirus testing chaos is your fault, not governments'

Comedian Mark Steel says Health Secretary Matt Hancock is wrong to blame the public for the “unprecedented rise in demand” in tests after initial pushes for ev [...]

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Speaker 'angered' by Matt Hancock for locking down his constituency before warning Parliament

One source said Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle was frustrated by the latest apparent snub from the Health Secretary

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Matt Hancock blames testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs

Matt Hancock blames testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs

MATT Hancock has blamed the testing shambles on symptomless Brits hogging the swabs. In incendiary comments, he said millions of “ineligible” people are floodi [...]

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Matt Hancock 1.4million care workers corona lapel badges undelivered

Matt Hancock 1.4million care workers corona lapel badges undelivered

More than 1.4million care workers promised special badges in April to honour their efforts in protecting the old and vulnerable from coronavirus have still not [...]

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North East bosses feared wild weekend if Covid rules delayed

North East bosses feared wild weekend if Covid rules delayed

Many people across the region were left frustrated by the new restrictions coming into force just hours after being confirmed by Matt Hancock

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In full: North East leaders' letter to Matt Hancock

In full: North East leaders' letter to Matt Hancock

Leaders across the North East have written to Health Secretary Matt Hancock calling on him to amend new local COVID-19 restrictions to allow families to contin [...]

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What will 'Lockdown 2' do to pubs?

What will 'Lockdown 2' do to pubs?

Landlords fear they will have to make redundancies if a second national lockdown is imposed after Matt Hancock refused to rule it out.

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Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlands and Yorkshire - with new pub curfews

Lockdown tightened in North West, Midlands and Yorkshire - with new pub curfews

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said the measures, which will come into force on Tuesday, were agreed with health chiefs and local leaders

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Boris Johnson 'enormously vigorous' says Matt Hancock amid claims PM seems tired

Boris Johnson 'enormously vigorous' says Matt Hancock amid claims PM seems tired

The Prime Minister is not only healthy, he is "enormously, enormously vigorous", the Health Secretary insisted

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Pupils self-isolating from 82% of schools over lack of Covid tests 

Pupils self-isolating from 82% of schools over lack of Covid tests 

It came as Health Secretary Matt Hancock came under burgeoning pressure to unclog Britain's bottlenecked testing system in the face of a growth in coronavirus [...]

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Social lockdown threat as new rules could see ban on meeting friends

Social lockdown threat as new rules could see ban on meeting friends

Heath Secretary Matt Hancock put the country on notice for a national social lockdown today, saying: “I fear more people will die.” Mr Hancock indicated that a [...]

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Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockdown?

Is England heading for a HALF-TERM lockdown?

Health Secretary Matt Hancock pleaded with the public to 'come together to tackle this virus' as ministers consider imposing draconian restrictions for a fortn [...]

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THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as n [...]

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as n [...]

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as next week after hospital coronavirus cases doubled in eight days, Matt Hancock s [...]

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Second nationwide lockdown cannot be ruled out as virus numbers climb

Second nationwide lockdown cannot be ruled out as virus numbers climb

Uk Health Secretary Matt Hancock said a second lockdown is the last line of defence but cannot be ruled out as Ministers consider a pubs curfew.

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Matt Hancock says Covid hospital admissions are doubling every 8 days

Matt Hancock says Covid hospital admissions are doubling every 8 days

Government statistics show 194 newly-infected Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospitals in England on Tuesday, compared to just 84 eight days ago.

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Matt Hancock denies government didn't plan for spike in testing demand

Matt Hancock denies government didn't plan for spike in testing demand

The Health Secretary sought to blame the public as he claimed they had put extra capacity in place for the winter but didn't expect demand to 'go through the r [...]

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Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos stories and insists tests are available

Matt Hancock says 'don't believe' chaos stories and insists tests are available

The Health Secretary insisted tests are available in every part of the country, and that people shouldn't believe "stories that appear in newspapers"

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UK heading for ‘lockdown as soon as next week’ as hospital cases DOUBLE and country faces ‘big moment’, warns Hancock

UK heading for ‘lockdown as soon as next week’ as hospital cases DOUBLE and country faces ‘big moment’, warns Hancock

THE UK could be heading for a “circuit breaker” nationwide lockdown as soon as next week after hospital coronavirus cases doubled in eight days, Matt Hancock s [...]

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Hancock warns getting a Covid test WON'T get you out of 2 weeks isolation

Hancock warns getting a Covid test WON'T get you out of 2 weeks isolation

MATT Hancock today warned Brits that getting a coronavirus test won’t get them out of a two-week isolation. The Health Secretary said too many people were orde [...]

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Matt Hancock ducks saying whether Britons should snitch on neighbours

Matt Hancock ducks saying whether Britons should snitch on neighbours

Matt Hancock repeatedly refused to answer when challenged on when people should call the police to report breaches of the new law limiting social gatherings.

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Matt Hancock has refused to rule out another nationwide lockdown

Matt Hancock has refused to rule out another nationwide lockdown

The Health Secretary said it was "absolutely critical" people followed the rules

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Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Covid hospital admissions continue to rise

Matt Hancock warns of 'big moment' as Covid hospital admissions continue to rise

The Health Secretary told Radio 4's Today programme: “These are very serious times. This is a very serious increase and acceleration in this disease."

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UK coronavirus live: two-week 'circuit break' considered to halt Covid surge in England

UK coronavirus live: two-week 'circuit break' considered to halt Covid surge in England

Health secretary Matt Hancock refuses to rule out second national lockdown as ‘last line of defence’

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Naga praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate

Naga praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate

Naga Munchetty praised by viewers as she shuts down Matt Hancock in heated testing debate on BBC Breakfast.

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UK heading for ‘circuit breaker’ national lockdown as hospital cases DOUBLE in eight days and country faces ‘big moment’

UK heading for ‘circuit breaker’ national lockdown as hospital cases DOUBLE in eight days and country faces ‘big moment’

THE UK is heading for a nationwide national lockdown as a “circuit breaker” within weeks as hospital cases double in days, Matt Hancock said today. The Health [...]

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Naga Munchetty snaps at Charlie Stayt as he ignores BBC co-host: 'Wasn't what I asked!'

Naga Munchetty snaps at Charlie Stayt as he ignores BBC co-host: 'Wasn't what I asked!'

NAGA MUNCHETTY and Charlie Stayt were back on the BBC Breakfast today to deliver viewers the latest headlines, as well as chat with Health Secretary Matt Hanco [...]

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