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Coronavirus UK information LIVE: Preston plunged into lockdown after spike in Covid-19 circumstances as deaths hit 46,511

Coronavirus UK LIVE: Shielding paused as Boris Johnson announces face mask crackdown and deaths hit 46,193


PRESTON has been plunged into native lockdown, after the council requested residents to observe quite a few further restrictions in a bid to halt the unfold of the virus.

Knowledge from Public Well being England exhibits a worrying rise in new Covid-19 circumstances within the metropolis, main many to invest that the official announcement of a neighborhood lockdown is inevitable.

The information comes as officers warn Brits holidaying in France might should face a two-week quarantine once they return to the UK.

France could also be got rid of the quarantine-free air bridge record, becoming a member of Belgium and Andorra.

In the meantime, the UK authorities have introduced that the record of settings the place face masks are obligatory has expanded to incorporate hairdressers, cinemas, and extra. Police can situation £100 fines for these caught breaking the principles.

Deaths within the UK have now reached 46,511, after 98 extra fatalities yesterday.

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