UK coronavirus live: Leicester’s local lockdown to be enforced with law changes

New measures see tightening of restrictions on schools and non-essential shops while rest of England prepares for loosening from Saturday

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Leicester is the first city in the country to have a local lockdown following a high number of recent new Covid-19 cases.




Leicester is the first city in the country to have a local lockdown following a high number of recent new Covid-19 cases.
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