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Conservative MPs 'write to Boris Johnson urging two-metre social distancing rule to be reduced'

One year ago   |   By Evening Standard

Boris Johnson is under pressure from senior Conservative MPs to scrap the two-metre social distancing rule, it is claimed.
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Shorten two-metre rule to save jobs, MPs urge Boris

Shorten two-metre rule to save jobs, MPs urge Boris

One year ago   |   By Metro

Sage has reportedly produced a paper suggesting 1.5 metres could be enough to minimise risk
Senior Tory MPs are urging Boris Johnson to relax the two-metre rule to prevent job losses, it has been reported.
Concerns have been raised that parts of the hospitality industry won't be able to get all staff back to work if the social distancing rule has to be observed.
Greg Clark, chair of the Commons Science Committee, told the Daily Telegraph he had written to Mr Johnson in favour of a new 1.5-metre rule that could save thousands from redundancy.
He said: ‘The difference between two metres and...
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Senior Tories demand two-metre social distancing rule is scrapped to get our pubs back open

One year ago   |   By The Sun


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Senior Tories demand Boris Johnson reduce two metre social distancing rule

Senior Tories demand Boris Johnson reduce two metre social distancing rule

One year ago   |   By Daily Mail

There is a growing campaign for the existing restriction to be eased to one and a half metres.
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