Lifting the Lockdown – roadmap – brief points of interest for EY CTC.

Stage one is in two parts :

8 March

  • All schools and colleges will reopen
  • Two people from different households can meet outside for recreation, which can include “a coffee on a bench”

29 March

  • People will be allowed to meet outside, either with one other household or within the “rule of six”, including in private gardens
  • The stay at home rule will end, but the government will urge people to stay local as much as possible
  • Outdoor sport facilities will reopen, including golf courses and tennis and basketball courts

Stage two – No earlier than 12 April:

  • All shops allowed to open
  • Restaurants and pub gardens will be allowed to serve customers sitting outdoors, including alcohol
  • Gyms and spas can reopen for individuals and households
  • Hairdressers, beauty salons and other “close contact services” can reopen
  • UK domestic holidays away from home permitted, with self-contained accommodation able to reopen for use by members of the same household

Stage three – No earlier than 17 May:

  • People can meet in groups of up to 30 outdoors
  • Six people or two households can meet indoors
  • Pubs, restaurants and other hospitality venues can seat customers indoors
  • Hotels, hostels and B&Bs can reopen
  • International leisure travel will resume no earlier than 17 May
  • Adult indoor group sports and exercise classes can start up again

Stage four – No earlier than 21 June:

  • All legal limits on social contact will be removed

 

 

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