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Posts Tagged: Matt Hancock MP
Michael Dugher: Ministers deserve credit for their evidence-led review of betting and championship of safer gambling
The industry has implemented a number of measures to make these activities more secure.
The vaccine. The biggest breakthrough so far in the Covid-19 battle. But a logistical challenge unlike anything else.
Yesterday’s news marked an incredible achievement. Even so, there are many hurdles to vault.
All in all, it’s much of a muchness – with Douglas Ross down by about 25 points, now that his Party Conference coverage has faded.
The Government must publish regular reports on the cost of the virus, restrictions, and this coming lockdown to lives and livelihoods
Our latest survey finds that nine in ten Party members support such a move – a total that this latest news is unlikely to have reduced.
Correcting a deficiency could halve the infection rates in vulnerable groups – and more than halve the death rate for those who get infected.
Pressure rises on Ministers to publish assessments of the impact of lockdowns, restrictions – and Covid itself
We urged the Government last week to do so. Others are also on the case – and the Daily Mail this morning publishes its own findings.
Government needs to reform the stucture of expert advice, and publish serious analysis of the cost of the options they face.
Growing anti-lockdown sentiment among northern Labour mayors and councils offer him new opportunities – and dangers.
It’s a rotten springboard from which to vault into Party Conference as it begins today. But what goes down may go back up.
It’s speeches for Sunak, Patel and Raab; interviews in different formats for Gove, Hancock and others; while others still are relegated to panels…
Over a third of those who asked a question during a Hancock statement yesterday were to some degree resistant to such shutdowns.
By contrast, he says that he would call the police to report a neighbour who wasn’t self-isolating.
Although it must be remembered that the UK is still carrying out more tests than many other countries.
Robert Sutton: The Coronavirus. We must stop pinning our hopes on a vaccine – and learn to live with it
Continued lockdowns and restrictions assume we will eventually produce one. If the attempt fails, what next?