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Live: Covid press conference as it happened


Live: Boris Johnson's press conference on revised Covid tiers

By Gary Porter

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    Boris Johnson is due to hold a press conference at 7pm this evening after setting out the new tiered coronavirus restrictions for England.
  • The Prime Minister, who is still self-isolating, will take part remotely.
  • England’s chief medical officer Professor Chris Whitty and director of the Oxford vaccine group Professor Andrew Pollard will also be at the press conference.