Matt Hancock: National coronavirus measures are a 'last resort'

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Published on 18 Sep 2020, 10:54
The Government is considering a "circuit break" short-term national lockdown over the October half term, in a bid to bring coronavirus cases down before the pandemic spirals out of control, Matt Hancock has admitted.

The Health Secretary said he was "doing everything we can to prepare, and are absolutely prepared to take whatever action is necessary."

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