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'Most unwise': Police chief condemns Dominic Cummings' lockdown-breaking trip to Durham

Independent Saturday, 23 May 2020
Dominic Cummings' lockdown journey from London to County Durham was "most unwise", the county's acting police and crime commissioner had said.
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