Boris Johnson press conference recap: Updates from Omicron Covid briefing

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  • Hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson came under fire at Prime Minister's Questions over Tuesday’s Tory rebellion over new Covid restrictions, he will address the nation in an evening press conference on Wednesday, December 15.
  • Mr Johnson will appear alongside Professor Christ Whitty, chief medical officer for England, as well as Dr Nikki Kanani, medical director of primary care for NHS England.
  • The Covid announcement will begin at 5 pm.
  • Stay tuned for updates as we cover the press conference live here.

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