Will June lockdown easing in England be delayed – as third wave concerns grow

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    Boris Johnson has always insisted he’d focus on data not dates.

    But the data is proving increasingly troubling for scientists advising the government.

    However, many Conservative MPs and business groups are urging the prime minister to stand firm, warning social distancing rules need to be relaxed to save jobs and the summer.

    Jane Dodge reports now from the Peak District.

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    During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

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