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Boris Johnson is too busy polishing his eco credentials to care about rest of us

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There’s no Plan B, they used to say about Brexit. Ah, those were the days. Right now, the country is coming down with Plan Bs.

Where Covid is concerned, there’s not only a Plan B, but possibly even a Plan C. What the difference is, I have no idea — B for bubble, C for curfew?

Anyway, we may never find out how any of these planned strictures would work out in practice, because while there appear to be endless plans of alphabetical order, Sajid Javid has signalled that he’s sticking with plain old Plan A.

This has enraged medical leaders and epidemiologists, who are arguing for the return of Plan WFH.

How did life become so complicated? It’s getting harder and harder to keep up with shifting rules, regulations, diktats, booster jabs, vaccine passports, QR codes, PCR tests, what you need to get into a bar, Protocol implications, whether you can order a turkey from Marksies for Christmas and where you can and cannot spend your £100 voucher to boost trade on the local high street.

And that’s before we even get on to gas boilers.

Buying a boiler is now a minefield because Boris, who has transformed overnight from eco-cynic to Greta Heat-Pump, wants to rip them all out and replace them with the new, expensive electrical alternative.

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