In which a second lockdown was announced for England from Thursday.
COVID-19: latest measures in England
On Saturday, the Prime Minister announced a second national lockdown in England, beginning on Thursday and ending on 2 December. People in England must stay at home except for essential shopping, exercise and to provide essential care for others, and work from home if at all possible. Schools and universities would remain open. He said that it was not the full lockdown of March and April but the message was the same: “Stay at home and save lives”.