However, the government’s strategy has now turned to local lockdowns, targeting areas that have suffered from epidemics. On June 30, Leicester became the first UK city to be put back into lockdown. Other areas, including Greater Manchester, Birmingham, Bradford, Blackburn, Preston, Bolton and Caerphilly, have been subject to further restrictions.
As of Monday September 14, social gatherings of more than six people have been illegal in England. The new rules follow an increase in Covid-19 infections.
More than 24.6 million tests for Covid-19 have been processed in the UK and the government’s plan to tackle the pandemic involves a number of gradual phases, but experts warn there could be a second wave on the horizon, especially as infection rates have increased. through Europe.
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