Jo Coburn is joined by Anthony Browne, Tom Watson, Anita Boateng and Grace Blakeley.
BBC Politics"One of the saddest days of my life was talking to a child in my old constituency who described the feeling they had of starving”
Former MP Tom Watson says the government “might have to concede” on free meals for children in school holidays
Boris Johnson says any measures needed to rescue the finances of Transport for London (TfL) are “entirely down” to the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan.
BBC Politics"Our prime minister today... has lied"
Sadiq Khan reacts after Boris Johnson told MPs that the London mayor had "effectively bankrupted TfL before coronavirus had even hit"
Mr Khan says before Covid, Transport for London had reduced its deficit and costs
Marcus Rashford says his eyes are on the Commons as it prepares to vote on extending food support.
BBC Politics“Children have been going hungry under a Labour government for years” says Conservative Paul Scully
Ahead of a Commons debate on free meals in school holidays, Labour’s Tulip Siddiq asked him: “Do you want to feed hungry children or not?”
Boris Johnson is giving a news conference following 10 days of talks with the region.
BBC PoliticsLocal leaders interrupt live interviews to show Andy Burnham messages that appear to suggest Greater Manchester will be put into Tier 3 at 0001 Friday
Burnham was told the message said "£20m only and they're going to try to pick off individual councils"
"No point" in further discussions with the EU unless it changes course, Downing Street says.
BBC Politics"I've concluded we should get ready for January 1 with arrangements that are more like Australia's"
PM Boris Johnson says the EU summit seems to have ruled out a Canada-style deal - based on free trade - for the UK
However it appears agreement has not yet been agreed on additional financial support for the region.
BBC Politics“They are willing to sacrifice jobs and businesses here to save them elsewhere”
Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says regions in the north “are being set up as the canaries in the coal mine for an experimental regional lockdown strategy” and “it won’t work”
BBC Politics“We have unanimously opposed the government’s plans for Tier 3,” says Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham
"They are asking us to gamble our residents’ jobs, homes and businesses... on a strategy their own experts tell them might not work”
Millions of people in the UK are to see new coronavirus restrictions brought in over the coming days.
BBC Politics“Is not now the time to announce a date... by when every single person in the population will be tested every week?” asks Tory MP Jeremy Hunt
Health Secretary Matt Hancock says he hopes to expand testing capacity
People from areas that have high rates of coronavirus will be banned from travelling to Wales.
BBC Politics"I'm afraid that is what you get when you vote for socialists"
Commons leader and Conservative MP Jacob Rees Mogg says the Welsh government has created an "unconstitutional" border between England and Wales with its plans for a Covid travel ban
A further 143 people have died across the UK within 28 days of testing positive for the coronavirus.
BBC PoliticsSir Keir Starmer calls for a three-week "circuit break in England” with non-essential offices and all pubs, bars and restaurants closed
The Labour leader says it would require “significant sacrifices across the country” bbc.in/33UqqeXpic.twitter.com/VJSS7KIi2i
The firms will have the job of ensuring the smooth flow of vital supplies whatever happens in trade talks.
BBC PoliticsFour ferry firms land government contracts worth £77.6m to provide post-Brexit freight capacity
Brittany Ferries, DFDS, P&O Ferries and Stena Line will have the job of ensuring medical supplies and other vital goods continue to get to the UK
Wales' health minister says Boris Johnson is not considering a travel ban for high-prevalence areas.
BBC Politics"How is this fair" that people from English Covid hotspots can travel to Wales, where people are restricted from leaving their local area, asks Plaid Cymru's Liz Saville Roberts
Boris Johnson says those in high alert areas should not make such journeys
A letter to regional MPs suggests the most severe measures will be agreed with local leaders first.
BBC Politics“To accept the chancellor’s package… would be to surrender our residents to hardship in the run up to Christmas”
Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says it’s “wrong” to have “no recognition” for position of workers and calls for “consistent” support