TookHeavy rains are expected in many parts of the country today as the British summer season is at its peak. Michael Gove wakes up this morning with a dark cloud over his head after leaked recordings revealed he made vulgar sex comments, joked about pedophilia within the top levels of government, and a string of comments in his twenties. Used a racist slang in the series. Elsewhere, Covid jobs for 12 to 15-year-olds have been approved and Boris Johnson worked out his plan to tackle the virus later in the winter.
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The cabinet will meet this morning, and there is no doubt that the health secretary, Sajid Javid, will agree to the latest zig-zag of the government’s zig-zagging policy on vaccine passports, before setting it up in the House of Commons. Boris Johnson will host a Downing Street press conference on the government’s winter plan for the coronavirus in the afternoon. Liz Truss, international trade secretary, reported darling of the Conservative grassroots and skeptical about raising taxes, will give a speech at lunchtime. MPs will vote on tax increases in the form of the Health and Social Care Levy Bill this evening.
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