Coronavirus: Packed beaches see government urged to ban people travelling more than five miles Three people were seriously injured after jumping from cliffs, while others were seen flouting social distancing guidelines.

Three people were seriously injured after jumping from cliffs, while others were seen flouting social distancing guidelines.

People should be banned from travelling further than five miles after "awful scenes" on beaches in Dorset over the weekend, a council leader has said.

Three people were seriously injured after jumping into the sea from the limestone arch of Durdle Door on Saturday, with thousands having descended on coastal areas to enjoy the hot weather.

It came after Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced last week that some of England's coronavirus lockdown measures would be relaxed within...
source: The Sky News

2020-06-01 19:06
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