COVID-19: Tier 4 and other restrictions announced

On the afternoon of 19 December 2020, the Prime Minister gave a Press Conference on the present situation in England; additionally, the Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Whitty issued a statement about the new strain of Covid-19, and the DHSC has published new Guidance Tier 4: Stay at Home. More specific guidance for the four tiers has also been produced.

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