How will the collapse of Number 10’s truce with the media affect its comms in the pandemic?

The uneasy truce Downing Street director of comms Lee Cain called with the media as the pandemic took hold in the UK in March is already showing signs of falling apart, as the Number 10 comms machine begins to revert to its instincts and favour certain journalists over others. But is this practical for a Government trying to get its message across or a responsible attitude toward a country amid a crisis?

by Ian Griggs
What are the implications of the breakdown of the truce between Downing Street and the media?
What are the implications of the breakdown of the truce between Downing Street and the media?

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