PRIME Minister Boris Johnson has said schools are safe and should reopen.
Johnson told BBC1’s The Andrew Marr Show: “What we are doing, clearly, is grappling with a new variant of coronavirus which is surging particularly in London and the South East.
“And that is why we have had to take exceptional measures.”
Boris Johnson said: “there is no doubt in my mind that schools are safe”.
Johnson also told the Andrew Marr show there will be 530,000 doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine at around 540 GP vaccination sites and around 101 hospital sites on Monday, “on top of the million or so that have already been vaccinated”.
“There are a few millions more Pfizer (vaccines) still to be used,” he added.
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