The Conservative Party is still facing the fallout from the publication of Matt Hancock‘s WhatsApp messages during the early stages of the first Covid lockdown, in which he appears to reject expert advice to give Covid tests to residents from the community going into care homes.

Meanwhile, Boris Johnson is is still considering weighing in to denounce Rishi Sunak’s Brexit deal on Northern Ireland but is believed to be waiting for the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)’s verdict before he makes his mind up.

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