London facing lockdown as it goes on coronavirus ‘watch list’ after surge in cases

London could be facing local lockdown after being placed on the national coronavirus ‘watch list’ following a surge in cases.

New figures show 620 new cases were confirmed in the capital in the last 24 hours – more than double the number at the start of the week.

The news was confirmed this morning by London Councils but a formal announcement is expected from Public Health England later today.

Council leaders said the decision was a ‘stark reminder’ of the need...
source: Metro

2020-09-25 14:26
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