Mike Cherry of the Federation of Small Businesses said the first national lockdown was incredibly damaging, adding: 'If we can avoid a second through the utilisation of alternative measures to contain the virus, that would give hope to a lot of small firms as they try to get back on their feet.' … [Read more...] about ‘This is another nail in the coffin’: Firms say new lockdown rules have left them fearing for the future and will be a setback to getting workers back to the office to save town and city centres
Uae introduces new traffic rules fines
'This decision has been made in collaboration with local leaders who are considering additional local measures to tackle the increase in the number of cases. So to emphasise, this is about mixing between households, it is not about prevention of schools, workplaces, transport, any of the other options - it is about household mixing.' … [Read more...] about Stay indoors or face a fine! Boris Johnson is ‘drawing up tough new plans to fine people flouting self-isolation rules’ after growing numbers ignore advice
The Prime Minister will officially announce the new rules at a press conference on Wednesday. He is expected to then tell the public: 'We need to act now to stop the virus spreading. So we are simplifying and strengthening the rules on social contact - making them easier to understand and for the police to enforce. … [Read more...] about New coronavirus rules: What CAN and CAN’T people do in England from Monday?
Mr Hancock was asked on Radio 1's Newsbeat if the rules will still be in place for Christmas. … [Read more...] about Brits warned against ‘party weekend’ before new lockdown rules as scientist says UK ‘on edge of losing control’ of Covid
"If we are all doing the right things, washing our hands and wearing face coverings in enclosed spaces where we can't social distance, and really stick to these rules of six, and increasing ventilation in our houses, keeping into small social groups there is a very real chance we can mange to keep these numbers down." … [Read more...] about Jenny Harries explains why only six people can meet as part of new coronavirus rules