Government minister hints tiered lockdowns are still on the cards

Could parts of England could be held back from freedom on June 21? Minister hints tiered lockdowns are still on the cards amid rise of Covid hotspots in the North Environment Secretary George Eustice revealed No10 was ‘closely monitoring’ several localised outbreaks Analysis shows national infections have continued to fall but 12 boroughs have seen […]

Are schools closing in Tier 4 in January?

SCHOOLS in the worst-hit Tier 4 areas will be shut for at least an extra two weeks, the Education Secretary has confirmed. All primary schools in London's 32 boroughs will now remain shut after Gavin Williamson caved in to pressure. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates Will schools close […]

Tier 4 lockdowns may last until April, Boris Johnson warns

TIER 4 may last until April or even longer, Boris Johnson warned last night. The PM refused to say when he would be able to lift the draconian restrictions placed on three quarters of the country. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates It comes after another 20 million people […]

Tier 4: Are gyms and swimming pools open in Tier 4?

Matt Hancock announces more areas going into Tier 4 Health Secretary Matt Hancock has given an update on the tiered system across England today, revealing dozens more areas will now be entering Tier 4. This follows a rise in Covid cases following a mutated strain of the virus, which is more transmissible than the original. […]