Boris Johnson takes back control of coronavirus crisis with Downing Street shake-up

Boris Johnson takes back control of coronavirus crisis with Downing Street shake-up

The new approach echoes the Government’s Brexit planning last year which was led by an “XS” strategic and “XO” operational committee. The committees will replace four ministerial implementation groups, set up at the start of the crisis and covering foreign affairs, health, economy and business and public services, each chaired by a Cabinet minister. The […]
Greater ‘social contact’ to be allowed, Boris Johnson suggests

Greater ‘social contact’ to be allowed, Boris Johnson suggests

Lockdown restrictions will be eased to allow greater “social contact” and the reopening of non-essential shops, Boris Johnson has suggested. The Prime Minister promised on Sunday to reveal details of less draconian measures – which could include more mixing...