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Will lockdown be extended by a month?

As Boris Johnson wines and dines world leaders and their partners in Cornwall, ministers are increasingly pessimistic over the pace of the government roadmap out of lockdown. The Prime Minister isn’t due to make a final decision on whether the June 21 unlocking will proceed until Sunday with an announcement due on Monday.

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