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- Yahoo News UK
The public would bear the brunt rather than the Tory administration.
- The Independent
Coronavirus news – live: Boris Johnson accused of ‘actively ignoring’ bereaved families, as lockdown reimposed amid ‘significant outbreak’ in Aberdeen
Lockdown restrictions are to be reimposed across the Aberdeen area after 54 new cases emerged in a coronavirus cluster, Scotland‘s first minister Nicola Sturgeon has said.Ms Sturgeon said that 191 contacts have been traced in relation to the cluster. She said that the rise in cases has contributed to a greater fear there was a “significant outbreak” in the city. As a result, restrictions will be reimposed in the Aberdeen City Council area.
- PA Media: UK News
Douglas Ross was appointed on Wednesday, less than a week after the resignation of his predecessor Jackson Carlaw.
- Sky News
Spitting Image has revealed its Prince Andrew, Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings puppets ahead of the show's return. The prime minister's puppet has a mass of spiky blonde hair, while his key adviser, Mr Cummings, is seen in his trademark hoodie with a flamboyant silver collar. A glum-looking Duke of York is dressed in a tartan coat complete with paisley neckerchief.
- HuffPost UK
The satirical puppet show is returning to TV after 14 years in the autumn.