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PM and MPs isolate after No 10 events
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PM and MPs isolate after No 10 events

    Up to 15 MPs including the Prime Minister could be required to self-isolate after coming into contact with a person who tested positive for coronavirus, The Telegraph understands. Lee Anderson, the MP for Ashfield, tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday after noticing symptoms last Friday morning. He attended a meeting in Downing Street with other Northern Tory MPs and Boris Johnson on Thursday, and sat in the chamber for a debate on Wednesday during a period when he is thought to have been infectious. Nine MPs, including Mr Anderson and Mr Johnson, have already announced that they will self-isolate, but several more are thought to have been contacted by NHS Test and Trace. Jacob Young, Maria Miller, Lia Nici, Brendan Clarke-Smith, Andy Carter, Katherine Fletcher ...