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Covid: England's lockdown now law with MPs to vote retrospectively

England's Covid lockdown has become law, with MPs set to return to Westminster to retrospectively vote on the regulation.

Parliament expected to adjourn for four week over coronavirus crisis

Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg has tabled a motion that would see recess start immediately after emergency coronavirus laws are in place.

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Secret 17th-century doorway discovered during Parliament restoration

Historians had feared the entrance in the Commons had been filled in following Second World War bomb damage.