Starmer: Prioritise COVID-19 tests for children

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “Starmer: Prioritise COVID-19 tests for children” – below is their description.

    Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer says the govt should give children the same status as key workers in deciding who to test for COVID-19.

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