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UK police say PM adviser Cummings might have made 'minor' breach of lockdown

Reuters Thursday, 28 May 2020
Police said on Thursday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser Dominic Cummings may have breached coronavirus lockdown rules by driving 26 miles to a castle with his wife and son.
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Douglas Ross has resigned from the Government over Dominic Cummings’ alleged breach of lockdown rules. Mr Ross was the parliamentary under-secretary of state for Scotland. It is the first resignation over Mr Cummings' trip to County Durham during the coronavirus lockdown.

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