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Chris Whitty: tough Tier 3 Covid restrictions might not work

BY Jack Dickens | tweet jackfdickens   /  12 October 2020

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The government’s Chief Medical Officer, Chris Whitty, has said that there is no guarantee Downing Street’s new “three-tier” lockdown strategy will halt the spread of coronavirus.

Speaking after the Prime Minister and the Chancellor at the Downing Street press conference this evening, Whitty admitted that he is “not confident” that even the most severe, “Tier 3” restrictions will be effective by


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