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Coronavirus UK information LIVE: Tens of millions of faculty pupils should put on face masks in England subsequent week

Coronavirus UK news LIVE: Millions of school pupils will have to wear face masks in England next week


SECONDARY college pupils in England should put on masks in class corridors in native lockdown areas of England.

Head lecturers in any secondary college may even have the ability to introduce coverings of their colleges.

Schooling Secretary Gavin Williamson mentioned this follows up to date recommendation from the World Well being Group.

“At every stage we’ve listened to the most recent medical and scientific recommendation,” mentioned Mr Williamson.

This comes after studies a 75-year-old lady in Nottingham was the primary particular person to contract coronavirus within the UK.

The lady, who died after falling in poor health with Covid-19, gave a pattern on February 21 – which later examined optimistic – after being admitted to hospital with extreme respiration difficulties.

In the meantime, the authorities’s Eat Out to Assist Out scheme will come to an finish on August 31, that means diners will not stand up to 50% off meals Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

The UK dying toll rose to 41,449, with 16 extra deaths reported.

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