The Waugh Zone

Rising alarm in government at the low jab uptake among young people
Another day of confusion, over both health policy and pay
With backbenchers, as with Covid, remote control is often no control at all
PM seemed as remote from clear pandemic policy as he was from the No.10 briefing room
As disruption spreads from workplaces to holidays, Test and Trace in firing line again
Lessons from MI5 in how to handle race and racism questions
‘No More Mr Nice Guy’ as chancellor woos Tories with mix of charm and steel
PM signals new caution with implied threat if public abuse new freedoms
Emily Thornberry is the latest shadow cabinet minister to go on the offensive against the PM’s deal