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That was a typically courteous and thoughtful reply from my right hon. Friend, for which I am most grateful.
This is devolve and divide.
Will my hon. Friend give way?
I beg to move, That this House has considered the effectiveness of the Government response to the covid-19 outbreak.
I do not entirely concur with the hon. Lady. The NHS has record amounts of money.
I am always delighted to hear from my hon. Friend. He sounds like the former Chancellor of the Exchequer on Radio 4 just the other day.
The good reason why a few of us voted against those measures was that there was no evidence to support them.
I have heard that. I thank my hon. Friend for his intervention.
First, may I tell the Secretary of State that no one wants to let the virus rip, and that such language is unhelpful?