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Labour leader calls for Government Covid-19 inquiry to be fast-forwarded

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Labour leader calls for Government Covid-19 inquiry to be fast-forwarded

Labour leader calls for Government Covid-19 inquiry to be fast-forwarded

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has called for the inquiry on the Government's handling of the pandemic to be fast-forwarded in light of allegations made by the Prime Minister's former chief advisor Dominic Cummings.


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