Hancock and co point finger at public for going out when they say outdoors is healthier – and for packing trains their cuts have forced people onto
True to form, the Tory government has been blaming the public for going out to parks and for crowding public transport.
But the public has stayed off public transport – London tube numbers are down by 81% – but the Tories have slashed train numbers and closed 40 tube stations, so the remaining people, many of whom probably have to travel for essential jobs, have to crowd into fewer stations before being packed onto a reduced number of carriages.
And just last night, deputy Chief Medical Officer Jenny Harries told the nation that going outdoors is good, as long as you’re not suffering long-term health problems – and in fact is healthier than staying indoors:
Meanwhile, the Chinese government has increased the number of trains in its Beijing underground system – so the people who do have to travel can stay further apart and reduce the risk of any transmission:
How typical of the Tories to give conflicting advice, make it impossible to follow – and then use it as a stick to beat us all with when we inevitably ‘fail’.
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