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Boris Johnson must be honest about risk of third lockdown…
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Boris Johnson must be honest about risk of third lockdown…

    A Labour MP has demanded Boris Johnson come clean about the risk of a third lockdown and accused the PM of not giving the public the full story on how effective the new tiered lockdown system will be. In a heated exchange in the House of Commons, Chris Bryant MP said that he thought it was almost certainly going to go back into lockdown in January. In response to Tory MP Desmond Swayne challenging the Labour's decision not to back tonight's vote confirming the restrictions, despite backing moves to contain the virus, Mr Bryant suggested that MPs were sick of the PM telling porkies. Mr Bryant said: A lot of us are concerned that the prime minister doesn't give the full story to the house and the nation. The truth is we are almost certainly going to see another lockd...