Live: Prime Minister Boris Johnson makes national announcement

Live: Prime Minister Boris Johnson makes national announcement

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make a live announcement to the nation on Thursday night. The Prime Minister’s address from Downing Street comes after Health Secretary Matt Hancock unveiled the new tier system for England. Almost all parts of England will face severe coronavirus curtailments with a ban on indoor…

Live tier announcement as Matt Hancock sets rules for each area

Live tier announcement as Matt Hancock sets rules for each area

Health Minister Matt Hancock outlines the new levels of plans in the House of Commons after ministers warned that more areas are likely to be in higher levels compared to the pre-lockdown regime. The new scheme will apply from December 2 after England’s general lockdown ends and restrictions tightened after…

Boris Johnson to make national announcement live on Thursday evening

Boris Johnson to make national announcement live on Thursday evening

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make a live announcement to the nation on Thursday night. The Prime Minister’s Downing Street address comes after Health Secretary Matt Hancock announced the new tier system for England. The health secretary’s announcement in parliament at 11:30 am will decide which layer each area of…

Universal Credit may be increased permanently in new announcement

Universal Credit may be increased permanently in new announcement

Today Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to bow to pressure to extend a £ 20-a-week increase in Universal Credit to the six million people struggling as a result of the pandemic. Universal Credit was raised by £ 20 a week at the start of the pandemic, but this boost will…