Manchester Tier 3 lockdown talks deadlocked as mayor refuses to 'roll over' - UK COVID-19 update.

Talks aimed at solving the intense row over whether Greater Manchester should go into a Tier 3 lockdown have ended today without progress.

Mayor Andy Burnham told Sky News he is "not just going to roll over at the sight of a cheque".

It comes after Downing Street warned that Greater Manchester's entire intensive care unit capacity would be taken up with coronavirus patients in less than a month "if nothing changes" in the region.

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