Hancock not embarrassed by apparent 'hopeless' text message
Health Secretary Matt Hancock says it’s not embarrassing that he was called hopeless in text messages apparently from Prime Minister Boris Johnson.Mr Hancock also says that further information regarding coronavirus booster jabs this autumn will be announced later this week.
Conservative Party Co-Chair Amanda Milling MP says former Health Secretary Matt Hancock was an issue of debate in the Batley and Spen by-election.Labour's Kim Leadbeater narrowly won the Batley and Spen by-election following a bitter campaign.
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Opposition leader Sir Keir Starmer has grilled Boris Johnson in the Commons asking why the Prime Minister did not sack former health secretary Matt Hancock after images emerged of him breaking social distancing rules while embracing an aide.The PM refused to answer if he sacked Mr Hancock or if he resigned, claiming that the Government moved quickly to replace the role with the former chancellor, Savid Javid.
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