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Coronavirus: Restrictions in north-east England and demand for tests

Here are five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday evening. We’ll have another update for you on Friday morning. 1. New restrictions in north-east England Almost two million people in north-east England will be banned from mixing with other households and pubs will close early …

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Coronavirus: New restrictions in north-east England

Related Topics Coronavirus pandemic image copyrightReuters image captionThe Northumberland, Newcastle, Sunderland, North and South Tyneside, Gateshead and County Durham council areas are affected Almost two million people in north-east England will be banned from meeting other households as Covid cases rise. Health Secretary Matt Hancock announced the temporary restrictions will …

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Coronavirus: Drink-only pubs set to reopen next week

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Pubs which only serve drink have not been allowed to reopen in Northern Ireland Drink-only pubs in Northern Ireland are set to be allowed to open from Wednesday 23 September, BBC News NI understands. But local restrictions are to be imposed on people living …

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PM’s Brexit compromise is ‘not enough’, says Lord Howard

Image copyright Getty Images Government plans to amend a controversial bill that overrides sections of the Brexit divorce deal have been rejected by former Tory leader Lord Howard. The peer said the compromise between No 10 and Tory MPs “isn’t enough” for him to back it in the House of …

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Staff blamed for Covid outbreak at Bacup primary school

Related Topics Coronavirus pandemic image copyrightGoogle image captionEight members of staff at Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads CE Primary School contracted Covid-19 after a party A head teacher has blamed staff for an outbreak of Covid-19 at his school after they attended a party. Eight members of staff at Bacup Holy …

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Coronavirus: Rhondda Cynon Taf and Caerphilly death spike warning

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rhondda residents have expressed their concerns about coronavirus as the county returns to lockdown There is a “high risk” that a spike in covid cases will lead to more hospital admissions and deaths in locked down areas of Wales, it has been warned. Dr …

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Coronavirus: More than 100 people told to isolate by tracing app

Image copyright PA Media More than 100 people have been advised to self isolate by Scotland’s new contact tracing app, Nicola Sturgeon has revealed. Protect Scotland became available to download free on to a smart phone from Apple’s App Store or Google Play on 10 September. Since then more than …

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‘Nearly two-thirds’ of adults back in the workplace, says ONS

Image copyright Getty Images Nearly two in three adults are now travelling to work, as some employers ask their staff to return to offices during the pandemic. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said that 62% of adults reported commuting to work last week. That compares with 36% in late …

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Where might next Welsh lockdown be?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Caerphilly still has the highest case rate in Wales Six weeks ago, there were fears of a local lockdown in Wrexham. The local hospital was dealing with 63 coronavirus cases, the area had easily the highest infection rate in Wales and hundreds went to …

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