Dominic Cummings admits to breaking lockdown rules. What happens now?

The crucial question is whether the events of this weekend have permanently sapped public goodwill towards the government.

Dominic Cummings admitted to travelling 250 miles from London to his parents’ house in Durham while having the symptoms of Covid-19, admitted to returning to Downing Street on the same day that his wife, Mary Wakefield, displayed symptoms of Covid-19 and admitted to travelling 30 miles from his parents’ home in Durham to Barnard Castle a fortnight later in order to test whether his eyesight was up to driving back to London. 

That is to say, he admitted to what seem to be, on...
source: New Statesman

2020-05-27 12:14
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