Covid: As Matt Hancock faces grilling, what are key questions for him?

Covid: As Matt Hancock faces grilling, what are key questions for him?


The Health Secretary Matt Hancock is under scrutiny over his handling of the early stages of the Covid-19 pandemic. Here is what we know about the events of March and April 2020.

Action plan published

The government publishes its official coronavirus action plan to contain, delay, research and mitigate the virus. The public are urged to wash their hands regularly with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or the length of time it takes to sing ‘Happy Birthday’ twice.  Mr Hancock says:…