'This was staying put': Grant Shapps attempts to defend Dominic Cummings' 500-mile lockdown round trip to Durham

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The transport minister has insisted the government's chief advisor Dominic Cummings did not break the lockdown rules when he made a 500-mile round trip to his family in Durham.

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Published 5 days ago -  01:11
Second Cummings lockdown trip 'not true', says Grant Shapps
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said that it is "not true" that Dominic Cummings returned to County Durham after his period of isolation ended, as it alleged in some newspapers.

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