Coronavirus will have profound impact on the UK, says Jeremy Hunt

Staff writer

The former Health Secretary has told LBC that coronavirus is going to have a profound impact on the UK.

Speaking to Nick Ferrari, he said: "We are at an absolute crunch moment.

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"The news that the financial markets are really being impacted - the Dow Jones down 10% in just one week - is an indication that this is no longer something that is just happening in one country and it's going to be contained there and we'll be able to carry on with our lives as normal.

"This is going to have a very profound impact."