🇬🇧

Boris Johnson ‘won’t rule out’ national lockdown despite saying it will be ‘a disaster’

Video Credit: Yahoo News
Published on October 14, 2020 - Duration: 01:55s

Boris Johnson ‘won’t rule out’ national lockdown despite saying it will be ‘a disaster’

Boris Johnson has refused to rule out a national lockdown... after saying it would be a “disaster”.

In his latest Prime Minister’s Questions clash with Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer, Johnson issued two contradictory statements about the possibility of imposing national restrictions.

It comes after Starmer’s press conference on Tuesday in which he demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown in England, lasting up to three weeks, to restrict the spread of the coronavirus.

Credit: Parliamentlive.tv

Advertisement

You are here

Related news from verified sources

Health Secretary Matt Hancock will give MPs a Covid-19 update this evening.The statement comes after a national briefing by Boris Johnson from Downing Street...
on October 20, 2020 • Wales Online

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that England will be placed under a month-long national lockdown. Here's everything you can and can't do.
on October 31, 2020 • Hereford Times

Boris Johnson has announced a second lockdown, with further restrictions to remain in place until the beginning of December
on October 31, 2020 • Dover Express

Related videos from verified sources

England's COVID infections fell 30% in lockdown 01:18
Video credit: Reuters Studio - Published 22 hours ago 

Boris Johnson admits 'it's going to be tough for a while' 00:46
Video credit: ODN - Published 4 days ago 

How England's new three-tier COVID system will work 02:16
Video credit: Yahoo News - Published 6 days ago 

You might like