The 7 day average infection rate in England is now almost exactly THREE times higher than in Scotland.
In the midst of this scandalous display of fatal incompetence, the Prime Minister was interviewed by BBC’s Andrew Marr. Though he gave Johnson a difficult time at times, he neglected to mention these damning statistics, letting the PM off the hook.
Readers will remember Marr’s earlier use of selective data in an attempt to deny the success of the Scottish Government in controlling the pandemic.
Yesterday, the First Minister took action to control recent increases in the infection rate despite early signs it is beginning to plateau:
Putting lives first as we expect she will.