‘Corrosive to public trust’: Keir Starmer attacks PM’s lockdown measures

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    The Labour leader has criticised Boris Johnson’s three-tier approach to curbing the spread of coronavirus, saying ‘pitting region against region’ is ‘corrosive to public trust’. He pressed the prime minister on why he wouldn’t pay an extra £5m to Manchester before tier 3 restrictions come into force there on Friday, but would spend £7, 000 a day on consultants to create a test-and-trace system that doesn’t work 

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    During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

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