Lockdown extension expected as daily Covid-19 death toll exceeds 900

Cobra emergency committee this afternoon to discuss the measures

Ministers have raised the prospect of Britain’s coronavirus lockdown extending beyond three weeks, as Boris Johnson spent a third night in intensive care.

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, who is deputising for the Prime Minister, will chair a Cobra emergency committee on Thursday afternoon to discuss the lockdown measures with leaders of the devolved nations.

No decision is expected to be made at that meeting...
source: Hull Daily Mail

2020-04-09 10:14
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