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Channel 4 News is the news programme from UK Channel 4 television. Channel 4 is a British public-service free-to-air television network headquartered in Leeds, United Kingdom. The channel was established in 1982 to provide a fourth television service to the United Kingdom in addition to the licence-funded BBC One and BBC Two, and the single commercial broadcasting network ITV.
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Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Mayors in north of England reject UK government’s local lockdown support plan” – below is their description.
Political leaders across Northern England say the areas facing more stringent lockdowns need urgent financial support – or residents will face even more hardship over the winter. Boris Johnson is due to outline a new three tiered system of restrictions for England on Monday – which could shut down venues like pubs and restaurants in the worst hit areas. We’ve been to Oxford – where infections have risen high enough to trigger an alert across the county. oChannel 4 News YouTube Channel
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Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician, writer, and former journalist, who has served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019. He was Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018 and Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016.
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The levels are set at medium, high, and very high.
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For full details, see the UK government announcement here.
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