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Labour accuses the Government of ‘dithering’ over lockdown

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Labour accuses the Government of ‘dithering’ over lockdown

Labour accuses the Government of ‘dithering’ over lockdown

Labour's shadow business minister Lucy Powell has criticised the Government for "dithering" over whether England will be placed in a full national lockdown.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announce the measures - which could see everywhere except essential shops and education settings closed for a month - at a press conference on Monday.

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