COVID infections have more than doubled in a WEEK in the biggest daily surge since January – as the UK death toll also begins creeping up.
Another 27,989 new cases were recorded today and 22 fatalities have been recorded by the government.
Meanwhile, Tory MPs are demanding the school bubble rules are scrapped on Freedom Day – and school life can return to normal from July 19.
Gavin Williamson has been urged by almost 50 Tory MPs to ensure that schools “go back to normal” after Freedom Day.
Powerful backbenchers have written to the Education Secretary demanding he end Covid rules like class bubbles from July 19.
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