Boris Johnson holds Covid briefing to outline new booster jab programme details – watch live

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The prime minister will be joined by health secretary Sajid Javid and NHS England chief executive Amanda Pritchard for the briefing which is expected to set out more details on how the booster programme will be implemented.

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