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Usdaw has urged the government to place shopworkers and delivery drivers high on the priority list for coronavirus vaccines and routine testing.

The trade union’s general secretary, Paddy Lillis, said: “Retail staff work with the public every day and are not only at risk of abuse, but also of contracting Covid-19.

“We call on the government to ensure retail workers and delivery drivers are given priority before the vaccine is rolled out to the general population.”

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