UK Covid live: Boris Johnson announces independent statutory inquiry into handling of coronavirus crisis

By Andrew Sparrow

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Johnson says commission on Covid commemoration being set up

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Johnson says inquiry will not start until next spring so health officials aren't distracted this year

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Johnson says independent statutory inquiry into Covid to be set up under Inquiries Act

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Boris Johnson's statement to MPs on Covid

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Court says Boris Johnson has not paid debt of £535

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