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SuffolkNews Podcast: Suffolk MP Dan Poulter says anyone involved in alleged Downing Street Christmas party should resign if it's proved to breach Covid rules

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In today's podcast we hear how a Suffolk MP said anyone who was involved in a Downing Street Christmas party should resign if it is proved that it breached Covid lockdown rules.

His comments come after a leaked video showing Downing Street staff joking about a festive gathering was published by ITV yesterday.

The MP said he was not present at Downing Street last Christmas and could not pass comment as to the accuracy or otherwise of the Christmas party story'

Data has revealed that 53 homeless people died in East Anglia last year, with one charity in Suffolk labelling the figures as 'shocking'.

The Office for National Statistics has revealed there were 688 deaths of people classified as homeless in England and Wales during 2020.

The Government is drawing up new work from home plans in an attempt to slow the spread of the omicron variant, it was reported today.

And a joint investigation has been launched after a person died during a house fire in Ipswich.