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What Scotland’s new Covid-19 lockdown restrictions mean

Postat la Jan 05, 2021

Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has announced that most of the country except the island groups is to go into level 4 lockdown from midnight on Monday, with further measures coming into force on Friday. This is what the measures mean:

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  • People cannot leave home in level 4 areas unless for essential reasons, including travelling to work, caring responsibilities, essential shopping, exercise and being part of an extended household.

  • Anyone outside their homes must stay as close to home as possible and avoid crowded places.

  • Everyone over the age of 12 must limit outdoor gatherings to just two people from two households.

  • All schools and nurseries will remain closed until at least the end of January.

From Friday:

  • All places of worship will close, except for broadcasting a service, funeral or wedding.

  • A maximum of five people allowed at weddings.

  • A maximum of 20 people allowed at funerals; wakes are banned.

  • Workplace canteens must ensure employees are 2 metres apart, instead of 1 metre as now.

  • Ski centres, retailer showrooms, and clinics offering cosmetic procedures and surgery will need to close.