Vast swathes of England have had their coronavirus tier-status raised as tighter lockdown restrictions loom for millions.
An Excel spreadsheet reaching its maximum size caused 15,841 infections between 25 September and 2 October to go unreported.
The government has admitted its coronavirus testing issues will take 'weeks' to solve.
Matt Hancock was jeered by MPs as he outlined Project Moonshot which would see millions of people tested for coronavirus everyday.
Matt Hancock said authorities have identified a number of pubs where the virus had spread, and now venues will need to close between 10pm and 5am.
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The health secretary said 'targeted action' at a local level had been taken to stop the spread of coronavirus.
Three Manchester MPs and Salford city mayor have written to the health secretary disputing his claims about COVID data.
Matt Hancock has said protesters are making a 'mistake' by participating in mass anti-racism demonstrations as they are 'helping to spread' the coronavirus.
The health secretary was questioned by the host about the lack of diversity in the prime minister’s inner circle.
Matt Hancock said that as the virus appears in an area, authorities will be able to put that place into lockdown without the rest of the country being put under restrictions.
Savage appeared in the briefing’s media questions segment, following journalists such as the BBC’s political editor Laura Kuennsberg.