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The health secretary has announced that lockdown restrictions will be tightened for two weeks in Leicester, with all non-essential retail shops expected to close on Tuesday.
Schools will need to be shut from Thursday for most pupils and the government has warned against travelling to, from and within the city.
Matt Hancock said a walk-in testing centre would be opened, urging anyone with COVID-19 symptoms to come forward to help contain the surge in cases.
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In This Story: Covid-19
Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.