"Who cares about good looks? It's a question of doing the right thing. It's not about what you guys think." - Dominic Cummings' quoted response (on BBC News site) to reporters questioning his 260 mile trip to his parents' house near Durham.
In the same report, 'Downing Street' was quoted as saying: "Owing to his wife being infected with suspected coronavirus and the high likelihood that he would himself become unwell, it was essential for Dominic Cummings to ensure his young child could be properly cared for."
In all likelihood 'Downing Street' was Dom himself.
Reportedly the architect of 'Herd Immunity', quoted (in the Sunday Times) "if that means some pensioners die, too bad". What Dom says goes - for anyone else, of course....