Alok Sharma, the business secretary, spent 45 minutes with Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak in a meeting in No 10 the day before he fell ill with suspected coronavirus, raising the prospect they might have to self-isolate for two weeks.
Sharma has not had his test result back but he started feeling unwell at the House of Commons dispatch box on Wednesday afternoon and he has since gone into a 14-day isolation period.
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"Confused clappers took to the streets tonight to pay tribute to NHS workers, after 'missing the memo' that last week's clap for carers was intended to be the final hurrah."
Clap! Don't clap! Roll over! Sit! Stay!
"People took to social media shortly after 8pm after they were surprised to find themselves clapping alone at their doorsteps, with many not realising that last Thursday's clap was 'officially' the last."
How embarrassing! Now you're an outcast if you clap for the NHS. Will the 'over-zealous' Police be fining those who continue to clap? Let's hope the neighbours don't find out, eh?