UK puts Liverpool under strict COVID-19 lockdown

About This Source - Al Jazeera English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera is a Qatari state-funded broadcaster based in Doha, Qatar, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network.

Recent from Al Jazeera English:

  • Can a new president make a difference in Iran? | Inside Story
  • Argentina economy: Weavers struggle to survive
  • Violence in Ethiopia threatens to tear country apart
  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “UK puts Liverpool under strict COVID-19 lockdown” – below is their description.

    The UK has put one of its biggest cities, Liverpool, under tight COVID-19 restrictions. Movement will be restricted and pubs will be closed down. A number of other northern cities have escaped such tough measures, but will face a clampdown if infection numbers keep rising. Al Jazeera’s Jonah Hull reports from Newcastle Upon Tyne. –

    Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel

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

    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

  • Covid Vaccination Rates Lag In Latino Communities Nationwide
  • ‘That’s a private matter’: Biden on rebuke from Catholic bishops
  • ‘That’s a private matter’: Biden on rebuke from Catholic bishops
  • EU Lifts Travel Restrictions for Americans
  • Covid Cases Going Up in Places Where Vaccine Rates Are Low: Biden
  • 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

  • Covid-19 lockdown in Thailand, migrant cemetery in Tunisia, nightlife in Lebanon
  • Kay Burley: Tory reaction to Lib Dem win, DUP revolt, Rape review, Euro 2020 & Mark Drakeford
  • Gyms reopen and mask rules ease but more pain for Melbourne businesses | 7NEWS
  • Leave a Comment