Cummings’ lockdown breach caused public confidence in the government to fall sharply in England

Confidence in national or devolved government

Change in mean value from 24 April

England

Scotland

Wales

0.25

0.00

-0.25

-0.50

-0.75

10 May

Lockdown

easing

strategy

announced

-1.00

22 May

Cummings story broke

-1.25

24

Apr

8

May

22

5

Jun

Confidence in acquiring essentials

Change in mean value from 24 April

England

Scotland

Wales

0.4

0.2

0.0

-0.2

-0.4

24

Apr

8

May

22

5

Jun

Confidence in national or devolved government

Change in mean value from 24 April

Confidence in acquiring essentials

Change in mean value from 24 April

England

Scotland

Wales

England

Scotland

Wales

0.25

0.4

0.00

0.2

-0.25

0.0

-0.50

-0.75

10 May

Lockdown

easing

strategy

announced

-0.2

-1.00

22 May

Cummings story broke

-1.25

-0.4

24

Apr

8

May

22

5

Jun

24

Apr

8

May

22

5

Jun