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The Covid divide: there’s one rule for the elite, another for us

Politicians made the Covid rules – so they know how to bend them

Michael Gove and Matt Hancock at Wembley's exclusive ‘club within a club’ Number Nine to watch England vs Scotland [Getty Images]

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