Lockdown in England has brought coronavirus “under control”, says health secretary

Health Secretary Matt Hancock leads a UK government press conference to announce the second national lockdown in England has brought the coronavirus "back under control". (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe)

He says the restrictions throughout November have helped cases in England drop by 30% in the last week.

Mr Hancock is joined by national medical director for NHS England, Professor Stephen Powis and General Sir Gordon Messenger, the head of operations for a community testing programme, which is set to be rolled out in tier three areas.


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