In full: Boris Johnson announces tough local restrictions to replace lockdown

About This Source - The Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, known online as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B. Sleigh in 1855 as Daily Telegraph & Courier.

Recent from The Telegraph:

  • EU demands AstraZeneca diverts 75m Covid jabs made in UK factories
  • In full: Boris Johnson leads Downing Street press conference
  • Nicola Sturgeon urges Boris Johnson to cancel Scotland visit as journey ‘not essential’
  • The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “In full: Boris Johnson announces tough local restrictions to replace lockdown” – below is their description.

    The strengthened new set of tiers that come into force after lockdown lifts next week will last until March next year, Boris Johnson has confirmed.  The Prime Minister’s Covid Winter Plan sees the end of the ‘stay at home’ instruction, and the reopening of shops, gyms, personal care and the leisure sector. Collective worship, weddings and outdoor sports can resume and people will no longer be limited to seeing one other person outdoors, as the rule of six returns once more.   Hospitality can reopen in the two lowest tiers, with the 10pm curfew tweaked into a 10pm last orders.  In tier three, sales are restricted to take-aways and delivery.  Mr Johnson is hoping to avert a Conservative rebellion as he unveils plans for a “toughened” three-tiered system to come into place after lockdown.  The Prime Minister is addressing MPs remotely as he continues to self-isolate in Downing Street, as he looks to win over the growing number of Tories concerned about his erosion of civil liberties.  Read the latest here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2020/11/23/boris-johnson-news-lockdown-update-sunak-spending-review-brexit/ Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH

    The Telegraph YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Brexit

    Brexit is the name given to the United Kingdom’s exiting the European Union, which happened on 31 January 2020, following a narrow “Leave” referendum result in a June 2016 vote on EU Membership which took place in the country. News items related to Brexit are posted, below, chronologically, with the most recent items at the top, from a variety of outlets.

    3 Recent Items: Brexit

  • Brexit Deal May Mean Less British Cod for Fish & Chips
  • Historic British shoemaker faces Brexit’s hidden costs
  • Broad-Based Media Recovery in 2021: WPP CEO
  • 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.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Senate Democrats Hope for Bipartisan Support on Covid Stimulus :Bernie Sanders
  • Why is Biden adding minimum wage hikes to the COVID-19 relief bill?
  • Coronavirus: US to squeeze more vaccine doses out of Pfizer’s vials using special syringes
  • Coronavirus: Boris Johnson holds UK briefing – watch live
  • Scientists Keep Doomsday Clock At 100 Seconds To Midnight, Same As 2020 | NBC News NOW
  • In This Story: Lockdown

    During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

    3 Recent Items: Lockdown

  • Israel Shuts Borders Over Threat of New Covid Variants: Netanyahu at WEF
  • Watch live: Boris Johnson holds #coronavirus news conference, as lockdown is extended until March
  • In full: Boris Johnson leads Downing Street press conference
  • Leave a Comment