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Coronavirus: Tory MPs call for more proof on ‘appalling’ Covid tiers strategy

Coronavirus: Tory MPs call for more proof on ‘appalling’ Covid tiers strategy
Publishedduration27 minutes agoimage captionBoris Johnson visits a Public Health England laboratoryBoris Johnson has defended his decision to place 55 million people in England into the two highest tiers of Covid restrictions, saying the country needs "simplicity and clarity".The PM said measures due to come in when lockdown ends on Wednesday were more "relaxed" but would…

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image caption Boris Johnson visits a Public Health England lab

Boris Johnson has actually safeguarded his decision to location 55 million people in England into the 2 highest tiers of Covid constraints, saying the nation requires “simplicity and clearness”.

media caption How you and your family can commemorate Christmas and minimise the spread of coronavirus

The Covid Recovery Group (CRG) of Tory MPs, set up to scrutinise the federal government’s action to the pandemic, is threatening a revolt next Tuesday.

media caption Laura Foster explains the brand-new 3 tier system for England

Under the strategy, Kent and large parts of the Midlands, north-east and north-west England would go into tier three.