Tier 4: Highest level of the declared Covid restrictions – plus list of areas in England according to Tier 4 rules

Will Leeds go in Tier 4 or will it stay in Tier 3? What we know so far when Matt Hancock announced stricter rules

On 29 On December 1st, the Leeds Covid rate was published as 1898 cases per 100000 people

This is a 2 percent increase in fall rates from the previous fall rate, 1,848 per 100000 people were killed on Jan. Issued December with a positivity rate of 6-9 percent

This was the first data set published since before Christmas, covering the seven-day period between Jan. and 23 December covered

Leeds City Council CEO Tom Riordan tweeted on Jan. December: “Today’s numbers for Leeds 1898 per 100k (out of 185) and 73% positivity (out of 69%)

“Thank you for what you are doing to keep infection rates down & Please keep your distance, wash your hands and wear a mask

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Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the approval of the vaccine from Oxford was “fantastic news” and confirmed the rollout on Aug. January will start

Leeds currently remains in Tier 3, the “very high” coronavirus warning that prevents households from mixing indoors

Bars and restaurants will remain closed, but unlike Tier 4, non-essential retail and personal care services will be allowed to open

The government has moved more areas of England to Tier 4 today, and leads and West Yorkshire will not move to Tier 4

The rate of infection in Leeds is far lower than most Tier 4 areas in London and the South East, but it is increasing

In addition to the infection rate, the government is also considering other factors such as hospital admissions when reviewing the levels

The latest figures from NHS England show that on Nov. December 142 Covid-19 patients in Leeds hospitals were

That number is way lower than last month – on Dec. November 331 Covid-19 patients were in the city’s hospitals

The current infection rate and the number of coronavirus hospital patients indicated that Leeds is likely to remain in Tier 3 for the time being

In Tier 4, you can’t meet other people indoors unless you live with them or they are part of your existing bubble of support

You need to stay home and go only for one purpose or when you have a “reasonable excuse”

This includes going to work when it is not possible to do so from home, shopping for essentials such as groceries and medicines, attending an education or training course, using registered child care facilities, exercising outdoors, and getting off medical Reasons

Non-essential retail stores will have to close, including clothing and homeware stores, betting stores, tailoring, tobacco and vape stores, electronic goods, and cellphone stores

These stores can, however, continue to operate click-and-collect systems when goods are pre-ordered and collected off-site, as well as delivery services

You should only exit a Tier 4 area if permitted for legitimate reasons such as work, education, caring, visiting a support bubble, or for medical reasons and someone in a Tier 1, 2, or 3 area does not have an area Should enter Tier 4 Zone, except for the same reasons

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World News – UK – Leeds sees its Covid infection rate spike day in and day out as the city stays in Tier 3

Source: https://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/health/coronavirus/leeds-sees-day-day-covid-rate-rise-city-awaits-news-going-tier-4-or-staying-tier-3-3081374