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Grant Shapps admits he did not speak to Dominic Cummings before defending his 260-mile trip - video

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

The transport secretary says he did not know details of Boris Johnson's chief adviser's 260-mile trip from London to Durham and had not spoken to him, in an interview with Andrew Marr on Sunday, despite having received the questions in advance. The questions follow allegations that Cummings broke the government's lockdown rules on several occasions after he and his wife contracted coronavirus. New witnesses cast doubt on Dominic Cummings's lockdown claims Dominic Cummings must resign, says Tory MP Steve Baker Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage
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Grant Shapps says Dominic Cummings is 'a stickler for the rules' in car crash

Grant Shapps says Dominic Cummings is 'a stickler for the rules' in car crash

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The Tory Transport Secretary was unable to answer basic questions about when Dominic Cummings travelled to Durham, whether he stopped during his journey - and crucially, when the Prime Minister learned of the trip
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Dominic Cummings' Durham journey was ‘sensible and rational' says Transport Secretary

1 month ago   |   By Metro

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The Transport Secretary has said Dominic Cummings' journey to Durham during lockdown was ‘perfectly sensible and rational'.
Speaking to Sky's Sophy Ridge this morning, he described the senior advisor as a ‘stickler for the rules and insisted he was simply ‘trying to do the best' by his family by moving them more than 260 miles across the country.
He said: ‘He didn't go and see his parents, he stayed in his adjacent property. This is somebody who has followed the guidelines to be...
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