Boris Johnson has warned that the Indian coronavirus variant could “pose a serious disruption” to plans to ease restrictions and “could make it more difficult” to end them as hoped in June.The Prime Minister told the Downing Street press conference: “I do not believe that we need, on the present evidence, to delay our road map and we will proceed with our plan to move to step three in England from Monday.
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Boris Johnson has said that remaining second doses for the over-50s will be accelerated so they come eight weeks after the first.The Prime Minister told the Downing Street press conference: “I believe we should trust in our vaccines to protect the public whilst monitoring the situation as it develops very closely because the race between our vaccination programme and the virus may be about to become a great deal tighter and it’s more important than ever therefore that people get the protection of a second dose.
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Fans rejoice over all English clubs pulling out of the European Super League. Manchester City was the first to withdraw after Chelsea prepared documents to leave the competition.
Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham have all followed suit. Report by Blairm. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Real Madrid's president insists the European super league is still on standby..The team is yet to officially pull out of the competition and Florentino Perez says it's 'completely wrong' to believe the project is over.Al Jazeera’s Andy Richardson
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Sir Keir Starmer tried his hand at some welding during a visit to Sandwell College in West Bromwich, as he launched Labour's 'Job Promise' initiative. The scheme aims to provide opportunities for young people to earn and learn, providing quality training, education or employment opportunities for young people who have been out of work, education or training for six months. The Labour leader was joined by West Midlands Metro Mayor candidate Liam Byrne to meet with students and staff. Report by Thomasl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Prime Minister Boris Johnson drove a tram while on a visit to the West Midlands Metro depot.
Mr Johnson also spoke to workers and West Midlands mayor Andy Street at the Wednesbury site, before heading to the pub.
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