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Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson Hon FRIBA (born 19 June 1964) is a British politician, writer, and former journalist serving as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019. He was Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018 and Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016. Johnson was Member of Parliament for Henley from 2001 to 2008 and has been MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015. Ideologically, Johnson identifies as a one-nation conservative.
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Scottish Government confirms FIVE deaths and 393 new Covid cases in Tayside

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The Scottish Government has confirmed FIVE coronavirus deaths were reported in Tayside in the last 24 hours. This was the highest figure recorded for an individual health board in Scotland overnight.

The area's death toll - composed of people who first tested positive for the virus within the previous 28 days - rises to 792.

Data from Public Health Scotland also shows that 393 new cases were recorded overnight in the region. In total, Tayside has recorded 74,046 cases of Covid-19 since the pandemic began.

The latest local vaccination data shows that 333,432 people have had at least one jag, 309,358 have received at least two, while 244,449 have also received a third, or booster, vaccination.Across the country, 8,203 new positive cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in the last day.There were 26 Covid-confirmed deaths reported meaning the country's overall death toll from the virus rises to 9,997.There are currently 1,560 people in Scotland's hospitals being treated for covid with 58 in intensive care.The figures come as Boris Johnson pulled out of a planned visit to a vaccination clinic after a family member tested positive for coronavirus.

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