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The stricter restrictions mean all non-essential stores, gyms, and personal care services will have to close now when the new rules go into effect at 12 noon on Sunday (Jan. December) at 01:00 a.m.

Residents of level 4 must now stay at home on Christmas Day and are not allowed to mix with other households

The government originally had plans for up to three households that will split between Jan. and 27 December should mix indoors over a period of five days

The rules now only apply to level 1 and 2 residents and only on Christmas Day

It has also been confirmed that on Jan. December will not ease the restrictions to allow New Years celebrations

Boris Johnson held on Saturday (19 December) held an Emergency Cabinet meeting to discuss new measures to combat spike in cases across London and the South East

The prime minister then held a press conference on Downing Street at 4 p.m. setting out the stricter restrictions affecting millions

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The restrictions on Tier 4 will be similar to the November national lockdown

Tier 4 residents are asked to stay at home and work from home if possible, not stay away from home overnight and only meet one person from another household outdoors in a public space / p>

The infection rate, i.e. the number of new cases per 100000 people, has risen in all 11 boroughs and boroughs of Surrey, the latest numbers show

Individuals in Tier 4 are not allowed to travel abroad, with “limited exceptions”, for example for work purposes


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