News coming is that the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Mr Johnson’s condition is understood to be relatively mild.
A Downing Street spokesman said: “After experiencing mild symptoms yesterday, the Prime Minister was tested for coronavirus on the personal advice of England’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Whitty.
‘The test was carried out in No 10 by NHS staff and the result of the test was positive.
‘In keeping with the guidance, the Prime Minister is self-isolating in Downing Street.
‘He is continuing to lead the government’s response to coronavirus.’
Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab is expected to fill in if the PM is incapacitated.
Watch this space for more information…