Almost 800,000 in Leeds set to be plunged back into lockdown from midnight

Leeds is expected to be put back into lockdown from midnight tonight as the UK battles against rising coronavirus cases.

New restrictions will see some 793,000 people in Leeds told they cannot mix with different households, its city council leader has said.

Judith Blake said she expected Leeds will be made an ‘area of intervention’, meaning ‘more household restrictions along the lines of those already in force across three of the West Yorkshire districts in Bradford,...
source: Metro

2020-09-25 15:29
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