MPs criticise Boris Johnson’s delay to lockdown easing

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  • The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “MPs criticise Boris Johnson’s delay to lockdown easing” – below is their description.

    Boris Johnson announced that the final stage of England’s reopening will be delayed by four weeks amid fears that the NHS could be overwhelmed by a new wave of Covid cases caused by the delta variant.

    Health Secretary Matt Hancock then faced MPs in the House of Commons, who criticised the decision to delay the further easing of lockdown restrictions.

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