In full: Matt Hancock faces questions from MPs on face masks, lockdown and track and trace

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  • The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “In full: Matt Hancock faces questions from MPs on face masks, lockdown and track and trace” – below is their description.

    The Health Secretary faces questions from MPs on the government’s non-pharmaceutical interventions to control the spread of coronavirus MPs on the Health and Social Care Committee will ask questions on Test and Trace, mask-wearing, social distancing and lockdown. For the latest developments, follow our liveblog here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/coronavirus-news-lockdown-tiers-local-restrictions-gyms-shops/ Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH

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