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A few weeks of England-wide restrictions to slow a second coronavirus surge could be introduced.
The device is already being used in some hospitals to identify Covid patients.
Control of certain struggling franchises could be handed back to the government, sources say.
A new chief nurse will also be hired to provide more guidance, as part of the government's winter plan.
Schools in disadvantaged areas could be "badly placed" for funding, says Institute for Fiscal Studies.