Each UK nation has set out a roadmap out of lockdown with specific dates. From Monday 12 April, England's lockdown eases significantly. Here are the timetables for lifting COVID-19 restrictions in each UK nation: England There are four steps to easing England's lockdown. Advertisement The prime minister hopes to be able to lift the majority of rules by 21 June, but this is dependent on cases, deaths and hospital admissions continuing to fall so the dates are the earliest any of the stated rules could be lifted. There will be no regional tier systems - England will be treated as one in the easing of lockdown. Step one was completed in two parts on 8 and 29 March. Boris Johnson has confirmed England will progress to the next planned stage of lockdown lifting from Monday as he said the roadmap was on track. The next steps are as follows: Step Two - 12 April: Mr Johnson has confirmed this will take place on 12 April thanks to a … [Read more...] about COVID-19: What’s allowed from 12 April as lockdown eases in England?
The headmost barber
GYMS and leisure centres were among the last businesses to open their doors after the first lockdown ended in 2020. But now gyms can reopen in stage two of Boris Johnson's roadmap out of lockdown on April 12. Locked-down Brits are keen to get back to the gym and regain their fitness When are gyms reopening in the UK? As part of his announcement, the PM said gyms will be allowed to reopen from April 12, alongside non-essential shops, pubs, restaurants, outdoor attractions, and personal care premises such as salons and barbers. It is music to the ears of fitness fanatics and gym owners alike after the premises were forced to close during the country's three national lockdowns. Group exercise classes won't restart again until mid-May when restrictions start lifting for indoor gatherings. Before gyms were allowed to open their doors once again, outdoor sports - such as tennis and golf - were able to return from March 29. Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi said the … [Read more...] about When do gyms reopen?