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Cabinet to meet as ban plans leaked
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Cabinet to meet as ban plans leaked

    Boris Johnson will chair a meeting of the Cabinet to discuss the Government's coronavirus response, Downing Street has confirmed. The meeting will be held at 1.30pm today after plans for a second national lockdown were leaked last night. The Prime Minister's official spokesman said: Cabinet will meet at 1.30pm today to discuss the Government's coronavirus response. It was understood that The Prime Minister met with his Chancellor  Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove and Health Minister Matt Hancock for crunch talks on Friday. They came to the conclusion that more severe restrictions of freedoms are necessary due to the demand being placed on hospitals by rising Covid-19 cases, according to reports. Mr Johnson is then said to have ...