On Monday (14th September) new rules came into force in England to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
- You must not meet with people from other households socially in groups of more than 6 – indoors or outdoors, including in homes.
- If you are going to places that are “COVID-secure” like restaurants, pubs and businesses your group can’t be more than 6 people.
- If you’re not exempt, wear a face mask indoors in places where social distancing is difficult like shops, public transport, cinemas and museums. You can take them off when eating and drinking.
- You should continue to keep a 2-metre distance between others.
There are a number of areas in England that have local lockdowns where there are extra restrictions on what you can and can’t do. These include: Birmingham, Sandwell, Solihull, Bolton, Leicester, areas of the North of England, areas of the North East of England and Blackburn with Darwen, Oldham, Pendle.
Correct as of: 18/09/2020 16:00