The new measures will apply nationally for four weeks up to Wednesday 2 December. At the end of the period, England will return to a tiered regional approach, which will be based on the latest virus data for our regions.
For further details, please visit the following website - National restrictions from 5 November.
Follow the guidance
The best way to help reduce the transmission rate is to follow the guidance
- hands – wash your hands regularly and for 20 seconds
- face – wear a face covering in indoor settings where social distancing may be difficult, and where you will come into contact with people you do not normally meet
- space – stay 2 metres apart from people you do not live with where possible, or 1 metre with extra precautions in place (such as wearing face coverings or increasing ventilation indoors)
This page has been designed to provide up-to-date information, guidance and advice with regards to Coronavirus (COVID-19).
If you need medical help, please use the 111 online coronavirus service.