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    Most Covid-19 restrictions in England will remain in place for another four weeks, delaying the planned June 21 unlocking until July 19, Boris Johnson has announced in a Downing Street news conference.

    The link between hospitalisation and cases has been weakened but not “severed” Mr Johnson said announcing the delay.

    He said there was a possibility “thousands more deaths” would come from continuing with step four.

    He announced he would bring forward the target to give every adult a first dose by July 19th.

    Read more: https://www.itv.com/news/2021-06-14/covid-boris-johnson-announces-four-week-delay-to-june-21-date-for-coronavirus-lockdown-easing-in-england

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