Dawdling, incompetence and the threat of disaster are overshadowing what should be a day of joy as England’s lockdown rules are eased.
They are the hallmarks of Boris Johnson, who is once again snatching defeat from the jaws of victory.
India’s inclusion on the Covid-19 red list was delayed and now the rapidly spreading mutation of the virus detected in that country is jeopardising the planned end to all restrictions in England, planned for June 21.
It’s another unforgivable own goal by a charlatan who will eventually burst his vaccine bubble.
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Bitter Divide Over Wearing Your Face Mask Outside
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Boris Johnson’s gaffe when he wished luck to England, Scotland “and, er, all the home nations who may be playing” at the Euros will generate even more fire in the dragon’s belly.
At Last...Euros Kick Off: Spree Lions
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A Light From Within
The only one who’d ever been afraid of me was me. Then came Bronwen
PPID DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUE ADVANCES
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Testing New Brass and IMR Powders
KATE GETS BACK TO WORK
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FREEDOM RINGS FOR KNIFE ENTHUSIASTS
BLOOM WANTS TO RAISE HIS KID IN ENGLAND!
BEGS PREGNANT KATY TO MOVE