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No sign of Britain's coronavirus lockdown being eased as outbreak continues

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Prime Minister Boris Johnson initially said lockdown would be reviewed after the Easter weekend, but foreign secretary Dominic Raab has insisted it is too early to discuss an “exit strategy”
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Mark Sedwill: the securocrat steering Dominic Raab through Covid-19 crisis

Mark Sedwill: the securocrat steering Dominic Raab through Covid-19 crisis

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Supporters of cabinet secretary say his role will be crucial as foreign secretary deputises for Boris Johnson Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage He has been called the most powerful man in the UK, a securocrat who is too smooth for his own good. But few would dispute that the influence of the cabinet secretary, Sir Mark Sedwill, has increased since Boris Johnson was admitted to St Thomas' hospital with coronavirus on Sunday night.
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Boris Johnson to stay in hospital amid concerns over political vacuum

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

PM remains in critical care as it emerges Dominic Raab has no power to make key decisions Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Boris Johnson is to spend a second night in intensive care amid concerns about the seriousness of his condition and how the government will make key decisions about the coronavirus pandemic in his absence. The foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, who is deputising for the prime minister, has no power to make major decisions without cabinet agreement , it emerged on Tuesday. There are also doubts about whether lockdown conditions imposed by the...
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Dominic Raab: PM's stand-in needs cabinet OK for big decisions

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

‘Designated survivor' has limited powers while filling in for Boris Johnson, say experts Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Dominic Raab does not have full prime ministerial responsibility while deputising for Boris Johnson, with no power to hire and fire or take major decisions without cabinet agreement. The foreign secretary was given the duty of standing in for Johnson “where appropriate” following the prime minister's admission to intensive care on Monday night, but this is understood to relate mainly to the government's coronavirus response, with no specific...
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Coronavirus: ‘Fighter Boris Johnson will pull through', Dominic Raab says

1 month ago   |   By The Courier

Boris Johnson is a "fighter" and "will pull through", Dominic Raab said as the prime minister prepared to spend a second night battling coronavirus in intensive care.
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Britain's newspapers tear into Dominic Cummings as a minister quits Boris...

Britain's newspapers tear into Dominic Cummings as a minister quits Boris Johnson's government over his 260-mile lockdown trip

Britain's newspapers are continuing to heap pressure on Dominic Cummings to resign. Boris Johnson's chief adviser has provoked outrage for leaving London to drive 260 miles to... Read more ...

Glyn Pardoe dead: Legendary Man City title-winner passes away aged 73

Glyn Pardoe dead: Legendary Man City title-winner passes away aged 73

Pardoe played his entire 14-year career at City, and scored the winning goal in the 1970 League Cup final, as well as achieving European Cup Winners' Cup success in the same season Read more ...

Dominic Cummings 'broke Highway Code' by testing eyesight with drive to...

Dominic Cummings 'broke Highway Code' by testing eyesight with drive to Barnard Castle

Ex-Greater Manchester Police chief constable Sir Peter Fahy said the PM's adviser would have been turned back if officers had pulled him over. Read more ...

Man City choose Leroy Sane replacement as £40m transfer target fits bill for...

Man City choose Leroy Sane replacement as £40m transfer target fits bill for Pep Guardiola

Manchester City face the prospect of losing Leroy Sane to Bayern Munich at the end of the season. Read more ...

Coronation Street's Jack P. Shepherd goes shirtless as he transforms into...

Coronation Street's Jack P. Shepherd goes shirtless as he transforms into Wolverine

He's best known for playing David Platt in Coronation Street, but Jack P Shepherd wanted to show another side to his character on Monday. Read more ...

PS Plus games for June includes Call of Duty: WW2 - available to download now

PS Plus games for June includes Call of Duty: WW2 - available to download now

Sony is back with a bang for its PS Plus games for June, with Call of Duty: WW2 available to download from May 26 until July 6. Many were disappointed by May's offering of... Read more ...

Tory minister resigns over Boris Johnson's defence of Dominic Cummings

Tory minister resigns over Boris Johnson's defence of Dominic Cummings

Douglas Ross has quit as a minister in the Scotland Office over Mr Cummings' flouting of coronavirus lockdown rules Read more ...

Love Island's Molly-Mae Hague is gifted a PUPPY by boyfriend Tommy Fury for...

Love Island's Molly-Mae Hague is gifted a PUPPY by boyfriend Tommy Fury for her 21st birthday

The Love Island star was lavished with gifts on the milestone birthday by her beau Tommy Fury, including a puppy who she is due to meet in two days. Read more ...

Boris Johnson's approval rating plummets 20 points in just FOUR days amid...

Boris Johnson's approval rating plummets 20 points in just FOUR days amid Cummings crisis

BORIS JOHNSON'S approval rating has dropped 20 points in just four days due to his handling of the controversy surrounding his chief advisor and the deadly coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

'Big cat' on loose in North London after escaping from mansion on...

'Big cat' on loose in North London after escaping from mansion on 'Billionaires' Row'

A big cat is on the loose in north London after it escaped from a mansion on Billionaires' Row in Highgate on Monday night. An armed police response team was called by... Read more ...