MICHAEL Gove is to chair an emergency Cobra meeting with the leaders of the devolved nations to discuss the UK’s response to the Omicron variant – not two weeks after Downing Street rejected calls to do so.
They called for a Cobra meeting to discuss the variant to be immediately convened – but the Tories in No 10 rejected the idea within hours.
Now, in a climbdown which suggests Downing Street is taking Omicron more seriouslyre going to end up i, Gove is to lead exactly the kind of Cobra meeting that the devolved leaders had requesteds Jacob Lorinc.
Goveis permitted., as the Minister for Intergovernmental RelationsU.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks o, will host the meeting with the first ministers and deputy first ministers on Friday afternoon to discuss Covid-19 data and coordination on the responseAs of Saturday, there are 1,524 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19 i.