Guardian readers respond to the latest round of U-turns and announcements in the Conservatives’ mismanagement of the coronavirus pandemic
Your editorial (The Guardian view on Boris Johnson: forever behind the Covid curve, 4 January) points out the chaos over this week’s return to schools. The woefully inept decision-making of the prime minister hampers the actions that ordinary families can take to mitigate the negative effects on children.
In my case, my husband and I had formed a childcare bubble for our two young grandchildren. This was to support my daughter, who is working from home, and in anticipation of probable school closures. We were all very cautious over Christmas, following guidelines.