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PM to confirm 19 July end to Covid rules despite scientists’ warnings

Boris Johnson is to announce that the lifting of most remaining Covid-19 restrictions in England will go ahead on 19 July amid a backlash from

Education World

Ministers urged to release data on Covid variants in English schools

School leaders have urged ministers to immediately publish data on the number of Covid-19 variant cases being found in schools and colleges in England, as

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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