COVID-19: Matt Hancock warns ‘country is at a tipping point’

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    Health Secretary Matt Hancock says there’ll be stricter measures to counter the coronavirus unless people follow the rule of six and self-isolate when told. The government announced on Saturday people would be fined £10,000 if they failed to follow self-isolation guidelines. PM Boris Johnson says the UK is at the beginning of a second wave of COVID-19.

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