Former Durham chief says it is obvious aide broke lockdown rules as No 10 faces accusations of cover-up
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The former chief constable of Durham has said it is clear that Dominic Cummings had broken the lockdown rules with his trip from London to the north-east.
Mike Barton’s intervention comes as Downing Street faced accusations of a cover-up over the trip by the prime minister’s top aide to Durham at the height of the national lockdown, amid reports that No 10 knew he made the 264-mile journey after developing symptoms of coronavirus.
Source: The Guardian
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