Matt Hancock is having to self-isolate, and “not leave the house at all until Sunday” after being “pinged” by NHS Test & Trace.
The Health Secretary, who has previously caught coronavirus, said staying at home was “perhaps the most important part” of all the social distancing measures. He urged people in a similar position to “follow these rules, like I am going to”.
Yesterday Mr Hancock hosted the Downing Street press conference, alongside Professor Stephen Powis, NHS England’s medical director, and Dr Susan Hopkins, chief medical adviser for NHS Test and Trace.
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