BBC England stands four-square with the PM as he appears to take a firm stand on compliance with his strategy to suppress the virus and to save lives.
Even in rebellious Labour-controlled Manchester, he dominates the narrative:
BBC Wales works with the devolved Labour-controlled government to explain its strategy to save lives:
In Northern Ireland, there will be criticism but it is muted.
In Scotland, it’s different. The government which has achieved the lowest infection and death rates in the UK and the only one attempting to compensate for the reduced UK Government funding for the hospitality sector, has its attempts to save lives undermined and the petulance of greedy millionaires foregrounded:
When babies die in hospitals or when capital projects are late, only BBC Scotland uses a picture of an apparently upset minister. I’m surprised they haven’t used a nasty snap of Kate Forbes for the above. Has her wiping the floor with all-comers on Question Time made her less-appealing to them?