Boris Johnson was facing a mounting backlash over his new Covid tiers last night – as it emerged the whole of England could be placed into the top two levels of restrictions.
Ministers will decide tomorrow which areas of the country will be placed into each of the three tiers.
But Whitehall sources told the Mail that ‘very few’ parts of the country would be placed in Tier One – the only level in which indoor socialising with other households will be allowed.
One source said that at least 80 per cent of the country would be in the top two tiers when they come into force on December 2.
Another said it was ‘entirely possible that no one is in Tier One’ when the figures are analysed by Health Secretary Matt Hancock and the Chief Medical…