The Papers: ‘Jabs blitz’ as infections ‘surge’on June 5, 2021 at 4:24 am
Saturday’s papers react to a rise in the number of people infected with Covid in the UK.
It says some councils, including Falkirk and Conwy, have even moved to monthly collections. Labour, it adds, blames the reduction on 11 years of Tory cuts to local councils. The paper reports that ministers are considering new guidance to ensure minimum fortnightly bin collections, but the Local Government Association has told it that any new requirements must be “fully funded”.