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Covid bereaved demand public inquiry and end to ‘political pantomime’

Boris Johnson is facing a growing clamour to bring forward the start of the coronavirus public inquiry after Dominic Cummings’ allegations triggered a “political pantomime”

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PM refused Trump’s call to bomb Iraq after legal advice, Cummings claims

Boris Johnson rejected a call from Donald Trump’s White House to participate in airstrikes in Iraq last March after an intervention by the UK government’s

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‘No relation to reality’: Johnson dismisses Cummings allegations – video

Boris Johnson has rejected claims by his former chief aide Dominic Cummings that tens of thousands of people died of Covid-19 unnecessarily because of government

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UK Covid live news: Matt Hancock denies Dominic Cummings’ claims he lied repeatedly

Hancock told MPs the public inquiry would cover not just how the UK government handled the pandemic, but how the Scottish and Welsh governments, and


‘Another scare story, like the swine flu’: Boris Johnson refuses to deny Cummings accusation – video

Boris Johnson has refused to deny that he initially dismissed coronavirus as ‘another scare story’ in a prime minister’s questions dominated by claims made by

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Boris Johnson to marry fiancee Carrie Symonds in July 2022, report says

Boris Johnson is reportedly to marry his fiancee, Carrie Symonds, in July 2022 after sending save-the-date cards to family and friends, according to the Sun.

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No 10 ‘tried to block’ data on spread of new Covid variant in English schools

Downing Street leaned on Public Health England not to publish crucial data on the spread of the new Covid variant in schools, documents seen by

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Signs of rise in Covid infections in England amid variant warnings

Covid infection levels are showing early signs of an increase in England, data has revealed, as experts continue to warn the variant of concern first

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Spain to drop Covid restrictions on British visitors from 24 May

Spain will allow British holidaymakers into the country without the need to provide a negative Covid test from 24 May. In a move aimed at