How to stay safe when meeting in a group under latest lockdown rules

As lockdown rules slowly start to ease across the UK, people now are allowed to meet in groups for the first time since late March.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced last week that in England, up to six people from different households would be allowed to meet outdoors - in private gardens or parks - at a distance.

In Scotland, people can also meet outdoors with another household in groups of up to eight. However, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon...
source: This is Lancashire

2020-06-03 07:59
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