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Channel 4 News is the news programme from UK Channel 4 television. Channel 4 is a British public-service free-to-air television network headquartered in Leeds, United Kingdom. The channel was established in 1982 to provide a fourth television service to the United Kingdom in addition to the licence-funded BBC One and BBC Two, and the single commercial broadcasting network ITV.
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Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Masks in England no longer a legal requirement – but service may be refused” – below is their description.
Although the requirement to wear masks in England’s enclosed public spaces has ended, some shops and transport authorities are keeping the rule.
They are still compulsory in many indoor settings in Scotland and Wales, but in England the government says it now just “expects and recommends” masks in crowded areas like public transport.
So while infection levels in the community are so high, will people carry on wearing them to help keep themselves and others safe? THUMB: Will people continue to mask?Channel 4 News YouTube Channel
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Scotland is a country in Western Europe which forms part of the United Kingdom. Its government was joined with that of England’s through the 1707 Acts of Union. A devolved government now administers many of the affairs of the country, though ultimate authority still resides with Westminster. Scotland has a distinct legal system and national sporting associations. 5.2 million people live in Scotland and the largest city in the country is Glasgow, though the capital is Edinburgh where the government sits at the Scottish Parliament opposite Holyrood Palace.