United Kingdom relaxes 2-meter social distancing rule to further ease coronavirus lockdown

United Kingdom relaxes 2-meter social distancing rule to further ease coronavirus lockdown”

Millions of people in Britain will be able to go to the pub, visit a movie theater, get a haircut or attend a religious service starting July 4, in a major loosening of coronavirus lockdown restrictions.

Boris Johnson announced on Tuesday that pubs, restaurants, hotels and hairdressers could reopen from July 4, providing they are COVID-secure.

Full Fact, an impartial charity which says it has a "cross-party board of trustees", had said the figure "seems to refer to how many primary schools were open in any form".

The government said the looser restrictions were a big step on the road back to normality.

But those who break the rules will not be subject to enforcement - Mr Johnson said legislation was being replaced by guidance, with the government relying on people to use their common sense.

Officials acknowledged that July 4 was a significant step, but remained a long way away from normal life. For the same reason, live music and theater performances are still off-limits.

The government hasn't specified how staff and visitors will stay safe in libraries just yet.

The government also announced that social-distancing rules will be relaxed.

More news: Microsoft acquires CyberX to boost IoT deployments for customers #111390

This means staying 1 meter apart, plus mitigations which reduce the risk of transmission, according to a statement from 10 Downing Street.

There will still be social distancing, meaning members of different households will not be permitted close contact - leaving most grandparents still unable to hug their grandchildren.

Pubs and resturants, for example, will be table service only, and hairdressers must wear a screen-like visor to protect themselves and customers.

"Where it is possible, people should [maintain the two-meter distance]", Johnson said.

Prime minister Boris Johnson said in the House of Commons on Tuesday that the government are now unable to relax restrictions relating to the sport, citing the ball as a "natural vector for disease".

There is no limit on the size of the households involved or the distance travelled, although the measures apply only in England for now.

Michael Kill, chief executive of the Night Time Industries Association, said the announcement was good news for some businesses.

Pub goers in England will reportedly have to share their names before ordering when bars and restaurants reopen across the pond next month amid the coronavirus health crisis.

Like this



24 June 2020
Project CARS 3 Leaves the Pit Lane on 28th August
Furthermore, Project CARS 3 will have a 24-hour cycle, dynamic all-seasons and all-weather racing. It'll feature a new career mode where players can "rise from weekend warrior to racing legend".

24 June 2020
Twitter Hides 'Abusive' Tweet by US President Donald Trump Targeting Protestors
In May, Twitter had labeled two of his tweets that made false claims about mail-in ballots in California. The tweet is still available to view and can be retweeted, but users cannot like or reply to it.

24 June 2020
New York City Marathon is cancelled in 2020 - AW
The London Marathon has been postponed until October 4, while the Tokyo Marathon was held with a reduced field of elite runners. Without a vaccine for COVID-19, concerns for a second wave of the virus spreading have been raised for events in the fall.

24 June 2020
Pluto’s icy crust may be hiding ocean
This is a truly odd world and it would be fantastic to see what history is recorded on its surface". This heat could have been enough to melt ice and form a subsurface ocean.

24 June 2020
Japan-Based Fugaku Supercomputer Named World's Fastest Computer
The last time a Japan-based supercomputer secured the top position was in 2011, also developed by Riken and Fujitsu . Its performance was measured at 415.53 petaflops , 2.8 times faster than second-place Summit's 148.6 petaflops.

24 June 2020
Kohli & Smith two of the best across formats: Warner
Steve Smith also opened up on his relationship with India captain Virat Kohli , describing him a "terrific guy". It plays a huge part in psychologically disturbing the rival Australians .

24 June 2020
Trump signs executive order halting work visas through 2020
There are about 4 lakh H-1B and 1 lakh L-1 Indian visa holders in the USA employed in several technology and IT firms. Not surprisingly, major USA tech firms have already begun to speak out against against the visa policy.

12 May 2020
Canada’s entertainment industry is losing millions due to the coronavirus pandemic
It was supposed to be opened sometime in 2021, but there is expected to now be a significant delay in this timeline. Another significant effect of the crisis has been to stall existing construction projects.

24 January 2020
The Premier Escape Room Experiences in Edmonton and Calgary
On top of that we will provide you and your group with a dedicated Game Master who will monitor and work with onlyyour group. So what makes Escape Hour unique? First of all, every one of our escape rooms or exit games is a completely private event.

11 May 2018
All You Should to Know about Cisco CCNP Certification
Cisco provides the seekers with a wide range of courses depending on different areas included in the field of IT. The certificate holder gets a good position in the field of IT, and is capable to add new apps and networks.