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Leicester lockdown partially lifted

by LLB political Reporter
18th Aug 20 3:49 pm

Leicester lockdown has been partially eased allowing some businesses to reopen, but coronavirus cases still remain to high in the city to ease all restrictions.

Beauty salons, tanning booths and nail bars can reopen from Wednesday, and residents will not be allowed to meet inside peoples homes or gardens.

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said, “My gratitude goes out to the people of Leicester who have all made sacrifices to keep the virus at bay and protect their local communities.

“The rate of infection has now dropped to a safe enough level to allow further businesses including beauty salons, nail bars and some outdoor venues to reopen in the area.

“Current restrictions on gatherings must remain in place to further bring down the rate of infection.”

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