8:05am – Today’s key developments
- March style lockdown incoming? Boris Johnson under pressure to increase restrictions as cases continue to surge in England.
- Are schools safe to open? Confusion over reopening this morning after a backlash from teaching unions and headteachers over safety concerns.
- Oxford vaccine rollout begins this morning.
7:55am – Good morning and happy new year! Welcome to the first Politics Live blog of 2021.