Centralising government doesn’t work, as a report in the Knutsford Guardian on 16th July demonstrates (“Tackling coronavirus outbreaks in Cheshire needs better data” ), says Jonathan.
The Directors of Public Health in the two Cheshire authorities have revealed their frustration with the failure of our Conservative Government to place local leaders, experts and representatives at the heart of the country’s efforts to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.
Even now, almost 4 months after the start of the lockdown, No 10 simply doesn’t get it. The UK is one of the most centralised countries in Europe; we have had the highest death date from COVID-19 in Europe.
Voters will draw their own conclusion.