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Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coronavirus circuit breaker

Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coronavirus circuit breaker

Nicola Sturgeon today announced pub and restaurant closures across the central belt will be extended until November 2. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coron...→

English media comment on Wales' fire-break lockdown plans

English media comment on Wales' fire-break lockdown plans

From Friday, the whole of Wales will face the same restrictions, regardless of incidence rates Read full article: English media comment on Wales' fire-bre...→

Restaurants facing forced closure after defying central belt circuit breaker ban

Restaurants facing forced closure after defying central belt circuit breaker ban

RESTAURANTS in Scotland’s largest city are defying a 16-day “circuit breaker” ban affecting licensed venues in the Central Belt and face… Read full article: Restaurants facing forced closure after ...→

Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'unfair' to drag everyone into it

Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'unfair' to drag everyone into it

A NATIONAL ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown isn’t needed – and it’d be unfair to drag the whole country into a tier three lockdown, one of the UK’s top medics said t [...] Read full article: Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'u...→

Next confirms exact time stores will close in Wales for lockdown

Next confirms exact time stores will close in Wales for lockdown

The high-street retailer will shut due to the fire-break lockdown - here's everything you need to know Read full article: Next confirms exact time stores will clo...→

How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs from Northern circuit breaker

How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs from Northern circuit breaker

People in the Republic also can only go within three miles (5km) of their home for exercise, with no such rules in Northern Ireland despite 'unnecessary travel [...] Read full article: How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs ...→

What science says about circuit-breaker lockdowns and whether they work

What science says about circuit-breaker lockdowns and whether they work

As Wales prepares to go into a two-week shutdown, pressure is mounting on Boris Johnson to introduce a similar 'circuit-breaker' in England Read full article: What science says about circuit-breaker ...→

Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new restrictions - 'Forcing people onto the street!'

Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new restrictions - 'Forcing people onto the street!'

WELSH residents and business owners have erupted in anger after the First Minister announced plans for a fresh lockdown. Read full article: Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new r...→

When does Wales lockdown end?

When does Wales lockdown end?

WALES will enter a two-week "firebreak" lockdown this week, with closures of non-essential businesses and residents urged to stay home. But when does the lockd [...] Read full article: When does Wales lockdown end?...→

I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms show will go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms show will go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm a Celebrity will still go ahead in Gwrych Castle in Wales despite the new "circuit breaker" lockdown restrictions Read full article: I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms sho...→

Analysis: Will Scotland follow Wales into 'firebreaker' lockdown?

As Wales goes back into the kind of comprehensive lockdown imposed across the UK earlier in the year, the prospect of Scotland following suit has now been thro [...] Read full article: Analysis: Will Scotland follow Wales int...→

Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown?

Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown?

THE WELSH Government is employing a firebreak or circuit breaker to regain control of the virus. Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown? Read full article: Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to W...→

Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country has 2-week firebreak lockdown from Friday

Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country has 2-week firebreak lockdown from Friday

WALES will go into a strict two-week “circuit breaker” lockdown from 6pm on Friday, with all pubs and non-essential shops forced to shut. Residents will be ask [...] Read full article: Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country ha...→

Stormont evidence bank: The Executive advice which shaped 'circuit-breaker' restrictions

Stormont evidence bank: The Executive advice which shaped 'circuit-breaker' restrictions

The Department of Health has published the advice that ultimately led to the Executive introducing new coronavirus restrictions in Northern Ireland. Read full article: Stormont evidence bank: The Executive ad...→

Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'turn the lights out' on UK with national circuit breaker lockdown in fiery PMQs

Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'turn the lights out' on UK with national circuit breaker lockdown in fiery PMQs

BORIS Johnson today accused Sir Keir Starmer of wanting to “turn the lights out” across the nation with a circuit breaker in a fiery PMQs session. The PM blast [...] Read full article: Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'tur...→

Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit breaker is not needed

Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit breaker is not needed

It would be 'unfair' to place the whole UK under Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions as a national circuit breaker lockdown isn't needed, Professor Van-Tam, has sa [...] Read full article: Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit break...→

I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' future after Wales announces lockdown

I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' future after Wales announces lockdown

Fans were left worried that the upcoming series of I'm A Celebrity would be axed after Wales went into lockdown, but it looks like viewers will get to watch th [...] Read full article: I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' ...→

What is the difference between a Tier 3 lockdown and a 'circuit breaker'?

What is the difference between a Tier 3 lockdown and a 'circuit breaker'?

Tier 3 has the toughest set of restrictions in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus in 'Very high' alert areas Read full article: What is the difference between a Tier 3 ...→

Wales faces job losses without Treasury lockdown support, Drakeford says

Wales faces job losses without Treasury lockdown support, Drakeford says

Wales is due to enter a two-week firebreak lockdown on Friday and all but essential retail will be closed. Read full article: Wales faces job losses without Treasury ...→

To avoid Wales-style Covid lockdown, Scotland must stick to the rules – Scotsman comment

The two-week Covid lockdown in Wales – in which all non-essential shops are to close with people asked to stay at home – is a warning about Scotland’s future i [...] Read full article: To avoid Wales-style Covid lockdown, Sco...→

What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 lockdown in leaked letter - at £8 a head

What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 lockdown in leaked letter - at £8 a head

Greater Manchester could be plunged into Tier 3 lockdown within hours - yet despite a bitter war of words, a leaked letter shows the government still hadn't na [...] Read full article: What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 l...→

Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum as Wales to go into firebreaker lockdown - follow live

Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum as Wales to go into firebreaker lockdown - follow live

Boris Johnson could impose harsh new coronavirus measures on 2.8 million people in Greater Manchester by midday on Tuesday if local leaders fail to reach an ag [...] Read full article: Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum...→

21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'circuit-breaker' lockdowns within weeks

21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'circuit-breaker' lockdowns within weeks

MORE than 21million Brits are set to fall under tougher lockdown rules within weeks. A third of the country faces the highest Tier 3 restrictions or “circuit-b [...] Read full article: 21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'cir...→

Wales to enter total lockdown from Friday and Manchester talks break down - follow live

Wales to enter total lockdown from Friday and Manchester talks break down - follow live

A two-week “firebreak” lockdown will be imposed across Wales from 6pm on Friday to curb the spread of coronavirus and prevent the NHS from being overwhelmed... [...] Read full article: Wales to enter total lockdown from Frida...→

Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-day circuit breaker will NOT be extended

Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-day circuit breaker will NOT be extended

THE WELSH First Minister has promised not to extend the country's 17-day "fire break" lockdown which comes into force at the end of this week. Read full article: Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-da...→

Wales First Minister confirms 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance

Wales First Minister confirms 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance

Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford confirmed to LBC that the 17 day 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance. Read full article: Wales First Minister confirms 'fire brea...→

I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wales goes into full national lockdown

I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wales goes into full national lockdown

Weeks before the new series kick starts off in Gwrych Castle, Wales is to go into a 'circuit breaker' lockdown in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus befor [...] Read full article: I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wa...→

Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circuit-breaker & booze ban for another WEEK

Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circuit-breaker & booze ban for another WEEK

SCOTLAND’S pubs and restaurants will remain under a strict circuit brekaer lockdown for another week, Nicola Sturgeon revealed today. The First Minister confir [...] Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circu...→

Real reason 'circuit breaker' national lockdown won't be imposed by government

Real reason 'circuit breaker' national lockdown won't be imposed by government

During the near hour-long press conference, Prof Van Tam said he does not currently support a nationwide "circuit-breaker" to curb spread of the virus Read full article: Real reason 'circuit breaker' national l...→

Maps show where coronavirus is spreading fastest as 'circuit breaker' rejected

Maps show where coronavirus is spreading fastest as 'circuit breaker' rejected

Professor Jonathan Van-Tam, England's deputy chief medical officer, said Lincolnshire was experiencing a particularly high increase in new cases as he said a n [...] Read full article: Maps show where coronavirus is spreading...→

Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and Aldi as Wales goes into lockdown

Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and Aldi as Wales goes into lockdown

The supermarkets have urged customers again not to stockpile and reinforced rules on shopping in stores as fire-break lockdown comes into force Read full article: Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and ...→

B&Q says it will remain open in Wales during fire-break lockdown

B&Q says it will remain open in Wales during fire-break lockdown

B&Q has outlined whether or not it will close during lockdown in Wales. Here's everything the store said about the two-week fire-break Read full article: B&Q says it will remain open in Wales du...→

I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I’M A Celebrity 2020 will go ahead despite Wales being plunged into a ‘fire break’ national lockdown. The series, which has been relocated to Gwrych Castle, ap [...] Read full article: I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despi...→

Second lockdown is 'the final nail in the coffin' for tourism in Wales

Second lockdown is 'the final nail in the coffin' for tourism in Wales

On the surface of things, it is business as usual in Hay-on-Wye of literary festival fame. Yet there is undeniably dejection in the air. A weary, worrisome sen [...] Read full article: Second lockdown is 'the final nail in th...→

‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more regions face move to Tier 3

‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more regions face move to Tier 3

Wales is facing a two-week return to a full national lockdown while negotiations continue over Tier 3 restrictions in several English regions. Read full article: ‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more r...→

What is a firebreak lockdown and will gyms and schools close in Wales?

What is a firebreak lockdown and will gyms and schools close in Wales?

Wales will be put into a ‘firebreak’ lockdown but what does it actually mean? Everything you need to know about gyms, schools, travel and more Read full article: What is a firebreak lockdown and will gy...→

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown in [...]

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown in [...]

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown instead of the PM’s three-tier system. Today, the First Minister of Wales announc [...] Read full article: LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded ...→

When will Boris address the nation again? Call for clarity as Wales issues lockdown update

When will Boris address the nation again? Call for clarity as Wales issues lockdown update

PRIME MINISTER Boris Johnson is facing calls to for clarity as Wales announce a firebreak lockdown, which has left the public wondering, when will Boris addres [...] Read full article: When will Boris address the nation again...→

Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circuit-breaker & booze ban for another WEEK

Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circuit-breaker & booze ban for another WEEK

SCOTLAND’S pubs and restaurants will remain under a strict circuit brekaer lockdown for another week, Nicola Sturgeon revealed today. The First Minister confir [...] Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circu...→

Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'turn the lights out' on UK with national circuit breaker lockdown in fiery PMQs

Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'turn the lights out' on UK with national circuit breaker lockdown in fiery PMQs

BORIS Johnson today accused Sir Keir Starmer of wanting to “turn the lights out” across the nation with a circuit breaker in a fiery PMQs session. The PM blast [...] Read full article: Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'tur...→

English media comment on Wales' fire-break lockdown plans

English media comment on Wales' fire-break lockdown plans

From Friday, the whole of Wales will face the same restrictions, regardless of incidence rates Read full article: English media comment on Wales' fire-bre...→

Real reason 'circuit breaker' national lockdown won't be imposed by government

Real reason 'circuit breaker' national lockdown won't be imposed by government

During the near hour-long press conference, Prof Van Tam said he does not currently support a nationwide "circuit-breaker" to curb spread of the virus Read full article: Real reason 'circuit breaker' national l...→

I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' future after Wales announces lockdown

I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' future after Wales announces lockdown

Fans were left worried that the upcoming series of I'm A Celebrity would be axed after Wales went into lockdown, but it looks like viewers will get to watch th [...] Read full article: I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' ...→

Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'unfair' to drag everyone into it

Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'unfair' to drag everyone into it

A NATIONAL ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown isn’t needed – and it’d be unfair to drag the whole country into a tier three lockdown, one of the UK’s top medics said t [...] Read full article: Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'u...→

Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and Aldi as Wales goes into lockdown

Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and Aldi as Wales goes into lockdown

The supermarkets have urged customers again not to stockpile and reinforced rules on shopping in stores as fire-break lockdown comes into force Read full article: Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and ...→

Wales faces job losses without Treasury lockdown support, Drakeford says

Wales faces job losses without Treasury lockdown support, Drakeford says

Wales is due to enter a two-week firebreak lockdown on Friday and all but essential retail will be closed. Read full article: Wales faces job losses without Treasury ...→

Next confirms exact time stores will close in Wales for lockdown

Next confirms exact time stores will close in Wales for lockdown

The high-street retailer will shut due to the fire-break lockdown - here's everything you need to know Read full article: Next confirms exact time stores will clo...→

I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I’M A Celebrity 2020 will go ahead despite Wales being plunged into a ‘fire break’ national lockdown. The series, which has been relocated to Gwrych Castle, ap [...] Read full article: I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despi...→

What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 lockdown in leaked letter - at £8 a head

What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 lockdown in leaked letter - at £8 a head

Greater Manchester could be plunged into Tier 3 lockdown within hours - yet despite a bitter war of words, a leaked letter shows the government still hadn't na [...] Read full article: What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 l...→

What science says about circuit-breaker lockdowns and whether they work

What science says about circuit-breaker lockdowns and whether they work

As Wales prepares to go into a two-week shutdown, pressure is mounting on Boris Johnson to introduce a similar 'circuit-breaker' in England Read full article: What science says about circuit-breaker ...→

21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'circuit-breaker' lockdowns within weeks

21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'circuit-breaker' lockdowns within weeks

MORE than 21million Brits are set to fall under tougher lockdown rules within weeks. A third of the country faces the highest Tier 3 restrictions or “circuit-b [...] Read full article: 21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'cir...→

Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new restrictions - 'Forcing people onto the street!'

Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new restrictions - 'Forcing people onto the street!'

WELSH residents and business owners have erupted in anger after the First Minister announced plans for a fresh lockdown. Read full article: Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new r...→

What is a firebreak lockdown and will gyms and schools close in Wales?

What is a firebreak lockdown and will gyms and schools close in Wales?

Wales will be put into a ‘firebreak’ lockdown but what does it actually mean? Everything you need to know about gyms, schools, travel and more Read full article: What is a firebreak lockdown and will gy...→

Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-day circuit breaker will NOT be extended

Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-day circuit breaker will NOT be extended

THE WELSH First Minister has promised not to extend the country's 17-day "fire break" lockdown which comes into force at the end of this week. Read full article: Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-da...→

I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms show will go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms show will go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm a Celebrity will still go ahead in Gwrych Castle in Wales despite the new "circuit breaker" lockdown restrictions Read full article: I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms sho...→

Analysis: Will Scotland follow Wales into 'firebreaker' lockdown?

As Wales goes back into the kind of comprehensive lockdown imposed across the UK earlier in the year, the prospect of Scotland following suit has now been thro [...] Read full article: Analysis: Will Scotland follow Wales int...→

When will Boris address the nation again? Call for clarity as Wales issues lockdown update

When will Boris address the nation again? Call for clarity as Wales issues lockdown update

PRIME MINISTER Boris Johnson is facing calls to for clarity as Wales announce a firebreak lockdown, which has left the public wondering, when will Boris addres [...] Read full article: When will Boris address the nation again...→

I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wales goes into full national lockdown

I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wales goes into full national lockdown

Weeks before the new series kick starts off in Gwrych Castle, Wales is to go into a 'circuit breaker' lockdown in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus befor [...] Read full article: I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wa...→

Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country has 2-week firebreak lockdown from Friday

Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country has 2-week firebreak lockdown from Friday

WALES will go into a strict two-week “circuit breaker” lockdown from 6pm on Friday, with all pubs and non-essential shops forced to shut. Residents will be ask [...] Read full article: Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country ha...→

Stormont evidence bank: The Executive advice which shaped 'circuit-breaker' restrictions

Stormont evidence bank: The Executive advice which shaped 'circuit-breaker' restrictions

The Department of Health has published the advice that ultimately led to the Executive introducing new coronavirus restrictions in Northern Ireland. Read full article: Stormont evidence bank: The Executive ad...→

Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coronavirus circuit breaker

Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coronavirus circuit breaker

Nicola Sturgeon today announced pub and restaurant closures across the central belt will be extended until November 2. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coron...→

Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit breaker is not needed

Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit breaker is not needed

It would be 'unfair' to place the whole UK under Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions as a national circuit breaker lockdown isn't needed, Professor Van-Tam, has sa [...] Read full article: Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit break...→

Restaurants facing forced closure after defying central belt circuit breaker ban

Restaurants facing forced closure after defying central belt circuit breaker ban

RESTAURANTS in Scotland’s largest city are defying a 16-day “circuit breaker” ban affecting licensed venues in the Central Belt and face… Read full article: Restaurants facing forced closure after ...→

Maps show where coronavirus is spreading fastest as 'circuit breaker' rejected

Maps show where coronavirus is spreading fastest as 'circuit breaker' rejected

Professor Jonathan Van-Tam, England's deputy chief medical officer, said Lincolnshire was experiencing a particularly high increase in new cases as he said a n [...] Read full article: Maps show where coronavirus is spreading...→

What is the difference between a Tier 3 lockdown and a 'circuit breaker'?

What is the difference between a Tier 3 lockdown and a 'circuit breaker'?

Tier 3 has the toughest set of restrictions in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus in 'Very high' alert areas Read full article: What is the difference between a Tier 3 ...→

B&Q says it will remain open in Wales during fire-break lockdown

B&Q says it will remain open in Wales during fire-break lockdown

B&Q has outlined whether or not it will close during lockdown in Wales. Here's everything the store said about the two-week fire-break Read full article: B&Q says it will remain open in Wales du...→

To avoid Wales-style Covid lockdown, Scotland must stick to the rules – Scotsman comment

The two-week Covid lockdown in Wales – in which all non-essential shops are to close with people asked to stay at home – is a warning about Scotland’s future i [...] Read full article: To avoid Wales-style Covid lockdown, Sco...→

How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs from Northern circuit breaker

How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs from Northern circuit breaker

People in the Republic also can only go within three miles (5km) of their home for exercise, with no such rules in Northern Ireland despite 'unnecessary travel [...] Read full article: How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs ...→

Second lockdown is 'the final nail in the coffin' for tourism in Wales

Second lockdown is 'the final nail in the coffin' for tourism in Wales

On the surface of things, it is business as usual in Hay-on-Wye of literary festival fame. Yet there is undeniably dejection in the air. A weary, worrisome sen [...] Read full article: Second lockdown is 'the final nail in th...→

Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum as Wales to go into firebreaker lockdown - follow live

Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum as Wales to go into firebreaker lockdown - follow live

Boris Johnson could impose harsh new coronavirus measures on 2.8 million people in Greater Manchester by midday on Tuesday if local leaders fail to reach an ag [...] Read full article: Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum...→

‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more regions face move to Tier 3

‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more regions face move to Tier 3

Wales is facing a two-week return to a full national lockdown while negotiations continue over Tier 3 restrictions in several English regions. Read full article: ‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more r...→

Wales to enter total lockdown from Friday and Manchester talks break down - follow live

Wales to enter total lockdown from Friday and Manchester talks break down - follow live

A two-week “firebreak” lockdown will be imposed across Wales from 6pm on Friday to curb the spread of coronavirus and prevent the NHS from being overwhelmed... [...] Read full article: Wales to enter total lockdown from Frida...→

When does Wales lockdown end?

When does Wales lockdown end?

WALES will enter a two-week "firebreak" lockdown this week, with closures of non-essential businesses and residents urged to stay home. But when does the lockd [...] Read full article: When does Wales lockdown end?...→

Wales First Minister confirms 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance

Wales First Minister confirms 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance

Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford confirmed to LBC that the 17 day 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance. Read full article: Wales First Minister confirms 'fire brea...→

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown in [...]

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown in [...]

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown instead of the PM’s three-tier system. Today, the First Minister of Wales announc [...] Read full article: LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded ...→

Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown?

Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown?

THE WELSH Government is employing a firebreak or circuit breaker to regain control of the virus. Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown? Read full article: Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to W...→

Stormont evidence bank: The Executive advice which shaped 'circuit-breaker' restrictions

Stormont evidence bank: The Executive advice which shaped 'circuit-breaker' restrictions

The Department of Health has published the advice that ultimately led to the Executive introducing new coronavirus restrictions in Northern Ireland. Read full article: Stormont evidence bank: The Executive ad...→

Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circuit-breaker & booze ban for another WEEK

Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circuit-breaker & booze ban for another WEEK

SCOTLAND’S pubs and restaurants will remain under a strict circuit brekaer lockdown for another week, Nicola Sturgeon revealed today. The First Minister confir [...] Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon extends Scotland's circu...→

Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coronavirus circuit breaker

Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coronavirus circuit breaker

Nicola Sturgeon today announced pub and restaurant closures across the central belt will be extended until November 2. Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon EXTENDS Scotland's coron...→

Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'turn the lights out' on UK with national circuit breaker lockdown in fiery PMQs

Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'turn the lights out' on UK with national circuit breaker lockdown in fiery PMQs

BORIS Johnson today accused Sir Keir Starmer of wanting to “turn the lights out” across the nation with a circuit breaker in a fiery PMQs session. The PM blast [...] Read full article: Boris accuses Starmer of wanting to 'tur...→

English media comment on Wales' fire-break lockdown plans

English media comment on Wales' fire-break lockdown plans

From Friday, the whole of Wales will face the same restrictions, regardless of incidence rates Read full article: English media comment on Wales' fire-bre...→

Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit breaker is not needed

Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit breaker is not needed

It would be 'unfair' to place the whole UK under Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions as a national circuit breaker lockdown isn't needed, Professor Van-Tam, has sa [...] Read full article: Jonathan Van-Tam: National circuit break...→

Real reason 'circuit breaker' national lockdown won't be imposed by government

Real reason 'circuit breaker' national lockdown won't be imposed by government

During the near hour-long press conference, Prof Van Tam said he does not currently support a nationwide "circuit-breaker" to curb spread of the virus Read full article: Real reason 'circuit breaker' national l...→

Restaurants facing forced closure after defying central belt circuit breaker ban

Restaurants facing forced closure after defying central belt circuit breaker ban

RESTAURANTS in Scotland’s largest city are defying a 16-day “circuit breaker” ban affecting licensed venues in the Central Belt and face… Read full article: Restaurants facing forced closure after ...→

I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' future after Wales announces lockdown

I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' future after Wales announces lockdown

Fans were left worried that the upcoming series of I'm A Celebrity would be axed after Wales went into lockdown, but it looks like viewers will get to watch th [...] Read full article: I'm A Celeb castle confirms new series' ...→

Maps show where coronavirus is spreading fastest as 'circuit breaker' rejected

Maps show where coronavirus is spreading fastest as 'circuit breaker' rejected

Professor Jonathan Van-Tam, England's deputy chief medical officer, said Lincolnshire was experiencing a particularly high increase in new cases as he said a n [...] Read full article: Maps show where coronavirus is spreading...→

Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'unfair' to drag everyone into it

Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'unfair' to drag everyone into it

A NATIONAL ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown isn’t needed – and it’d be unfair to drag the whole country into a tier three lockdown, one of the UK’s top medics said t [...] Read full article: Circuit breaker lockdown NOT needed & 'u...→

What is the difference between a Tier 3 lockdown and a 'circuit breaker'?

What is the difference between a Tier 3 lockdown and a 'circuit breaker'?

Tier 3 has the toughest set of restrictions in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus in 'Very high' alert areas Read full article: What is the difference between a Tier 3 ...→

Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and Aldi as Wales goes into lockdown

Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and Aldi as Wales goes into lockdown

The supermarkets have urged customers again not to stockpile and reinforced rules on shopping in stores as fire-break lockdown comes into force Read full article: Shopping at Asda, Sainsbury's Tesco and ...→

Wales faces job losses without Treasury lockdown support, Drakeford says

Wales faces job losses without Treasury lockdown support, Drakeford says

Wales is due to enter a two-week firebreak lockdown on Friday and all but essential retail will be closed. Read full article: Wales faces job losses without Treasury ...→

B&Q says it will remain open in Wales during fire-break lockdown

B&Q says it will remain open in Wales during fire-break lockdown

B&Q has outlined whether or not it will close during lockdown in Wales. Here's everything the store said about the two-week fire-break Read full article: B&Q says it will remain open in Wales du...→

Next confirms exact time stores will close in Wales for lockdown

Next confirms exact time stores will close in Wales for lockdown

The high-street retailer will shut due to the fire-break lockdown - here's everything you need to know Read full article: Next confirms exact time stores will clo...→

To avoid Wales-style Covid lockdown, Scotland must stick to the rules – Scotsman comment

The two-week Covid lockdown in Wales – in which all non-essential shops are to close with people asked to stay at home – is a warning about Scotland’s future i [...] Read full article: To avoid Wales-style Covid lockdown, Sco...→

I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I’M A Celebrity 2020 will go ahead despite Wales being plunged into a ‘fire break’ national lockdown. The series, which has been relocated to Gwrych Castle, ap [...] Read full article: I'm A Celebrity 2020 WILL go ahead despi...→

How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs from Northern circuit breaker

How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs from Northern circuit breaker

People in the Republic also can only go within three miles (5km) of their home for exercise, with no such rules in Northern Ireland despite 'unnecessary travel [...] Read full article: How Ireland's Covid-19 lockdown differs ...→

What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 lockdown in leaked letter - at £8 a head

What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 lockdown in leaked letter - at £8 a head

Greater Manchester could be plunged into Tier 3 lockdown within hours - yet despite a bitter war of words, a leaked letter shows the government still hadn't na [...] Read full article: What Manchester was offered for Tier 3 l...→

Second lockdown is 'the final nail in the coffin' for tourism in Wales

Second lockdown is 'the final nail in the coffin' for tourism in Wales

On the surface of things, it is business as usual in Hay-on-Wye of literary festival fame. Yet there is undeniably dejection in the air. A weary, worrisome sen [...] Read full article: Second lockdown is 'the final nail in th...→

What science says about circuit-breaker lockdowns and whether they work

What science says about circuit-breaker lockdowns and whether they work

As Wales prepares to go into a two-week shutdown, pressure is mounting on Boris Johnson to introduce a similar 'circuit-breaker' in England Read full article: What science says about circuit-breaker ...→

Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum as Wales to go into firebreaker lockdown - follow live

Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum as Wales to go into firebreaker lockdown - follow live

Boris Johnson could impose harsh new coronavirus measures on 2.8 million people in Greater Manchester by midday on Tuesday if local leaders fail to reach an ag [...] Read full article: Manchester faces tier 3 midday ultimatum...→

21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'circuit-breaker' lockdowns within weeks

21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'circuit-breaker' lockdowns within weeks

MORE than 21million Brits are set to fall under tougher lockdown rules within weeks. A third of the country faces the highest Tier 3 restrictions or “circuit-b [...] Read full article: 21m Brits set to be under Tier 3 or 'cir...→

‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more regions face move to Tier 3

‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more regions face move to Tier 3

Wales is facing a two-week return to a full national lockdown while negotiations continue over Tier 3 restrictions in several English regions. Read full article: ‘Firebreak’ lockdown for Wales as more r...→

Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new restrictions - 'Forcing people onto the street!'

Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new restrictions - 'Forcing people onto the street!'

WELSH residents and business owners have erupted in anger after the First Minister announced plans for a fresh lockdown. Read full article: Wales lockdown: Residents erupt at new r...→

Wales to enter total lockdown from Friday and Manchester talks break down - follow live

Wales to enter total lockdown from Friday and Manchester talks break down - follow live

A two-week “firebreak” lockdown will be imposed across Wales from 6pm on Friday to curb the spread of coronavirus and prevent the NHS from being overwhelmed... [...] Read full article: Wales to enter total lockdown from Frida...→

What is a firebreak lockdown and will gyms and schools close in Wales?

What is a firebreak lockdown and will gyms and schools close in Wales?

Wales will be put into a ‘firebreak’ lockdown but what does it actually mean? Everything you need to know about gyms, schools, travel and more Read full article: What is a firebreak lockdown and will gy...→

When does Wales lockdown end?

When does Wales lockdown end?

WALES will enter a two-week "firebreak" lockdown this week, with closures of non-essential businesses and residents urged to stay home. But when does the lockd [...] Read full article: When does Wales lockdown end?...→

Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-day circuit breaker will NOT be extended

Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-day circuit breaker will NOT be extended

THE WELSH First Minister has promised not to extend the country's 17-day "fire break" lockdown which comes into force at the end of this week. Read full article: Wales lockdown: Drakeford promises 17-da...→

I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms show will go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms show will go ahead despite Wales lockdown

I'm a Celebrity will still go ahead in Gwrych Castle in Wales despite the new "circuit breaker" lockdown restrictions Read full article: I'm a Celeb's Gwrych Castle confirms sho...→

Wales First Minister confirms 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance

Wales First Minister confirms 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance

Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford confirmed to LBC that the 17 day 'fire break' lockdown will not be extended under any circumstance. Read full article: Wales First Minister confirms 'fire brea...→

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown in [...]

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown in [...]

LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded a “circuit breaker” national lockdown instead of the PM’s three-tier system. Today, the First Minister of Wales announc [...] Read full article: LABOUR leader Keir Starmer has demanded ...→

Analysis: Will Scotland follow Wales into 'firebreaker' lockdown?

As Wales goes back into the kind of comprehensive lockdown imposed across the UK earlier in the year, the prospect of Scotland following suit has now been thro [...] Read full article: Analysis: Will Scotland follow Wales int...→

When will Boris address the nation again? Call for clarity as Wales issues lockdown update

When will Boris address the nation again? Call for clarity as Wales issues lockdown update

PRIME MINISTER Boris Johnson is facing calls to for clarity as Wales announce a firebreak lockdown, which has left the public wondering, when will Boris addres [...] Read full article: When will Boris address the nation again...→

Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown?

Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown?

THE WELSH Government is employing a firebreak or circuit breaker to regain control of the virus. Can I go on holiday to Wales during firebreak lockdown? Read full article: Wales lockdown: Can I go on holiday to W...→

I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wales goes into full national lockdown

I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wales goes into full national lockdown

Weeks before the new series kick starts off in Gwrych Castle, Wales is to go into a 'circuit breaker' lockdown in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus befor [...] Read full article: I'm A Celebrity facing major chaos as Wa...→

Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country has 2-week firebreak lockdown from Friday

Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country has 2-week firebreak lockdown from Friday

WALES will go into a strict two-week “circuit breaker” lockdown from 6pm on Friday, with all pubs and non-essential shops forced to shut. Residents will be ask [...] Read full article: Can I go on holiday to Wales? Country ha...→