PM Announces Easing of Lockdown Restrictions

The Prime Minister has just set out some further changes to the lockdown measures in England which will enable people to see more of their friends and family, help businesses get back on their feet and get people back in their jobs.

From 4th July:

🍺🍽️✂️ Pubs, restaurants and hairdressers will be able to reopen, providing they adhere to COVID-Secure guidelines;

🏡🏡 Two households will be able to meet up in any setting with social distancing measures;

🏨🏕️ People can enjoy 'staycations' in England with the reopening of accommodation sites;

📽️🖼️⛪ Some leisure facilities and tourist attractions may also reopen – this includes outdoor gyms and playgrounds, cinemas, museums, galleries, theme parks and arcades, as well as libraries, social clubs, places of worship and community centres.

Commenting in Parliament, Robert said: "I welcome the Prime Minister's announcement, which will come as great news to businesses and individuals across West Oxfordshire. It is clear that the situation is improving - we are continuing to make progress in our fight against the virus and can take further steps to allow life to get back to normal."

Further details on the Prime Minister's announcement can be found here.