COVID-19: Dominic Raab says ‘no plans’ for compulsory jabs in UK

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Deputy Prime Minister Dominic Raab says there are no plans to make COVID vaccines mandatory for all, following the success of the immunisation programme.

In response to calls for more people to wear face masks, he also told Sky’s Kay Burley he thinks we have the ‘balance right’ at the moment, but the government will ‘stay vigilant’.

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