PM to give Saturday afternoon news conference on COVID - ITV

FILE PHOTO: Britain's PM Johnson and Health Secretary Hancock visit the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading
FILE PHOTO: Britain's PM Johnson and Health Secretary Hancock visit the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will hold a news conference at 16:00 GMT on Saturday to provide an update on the government's response to the COVID-19 outbreak, ITV reported.

(Reporting by Andrew MacAskill; editing by John Stonestreet)