KEY cabinet member Michael Gove is self isolating after a relative showed symptoms of coronavirus.

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster is not showing symptoms himself but is staying home as a precaution.

He said on Twitter: "Many thanks for kind messages. In accordance with the guidance, I am isolating at home after a member of my family started to display mild symptoms of coronavirus on Sunday.

"I have not displayed any symptoms and am continuing to work as normal."