As of 4 September, areas under local lockdown in the UK include parts of north-west England, West Yorkshire, Leicester, and Glasgow.
Leeds, Middlesbrough, Corby, Kettering, and South Tyneside have been added to the government’s coronavirus watchlist following a recent spike in COVID cases. Caerphilly will be placed in a local lockdown from 6 pm on Tuesday 8th September, where it will not be possible to enter or leave or enter without good reason. Areas of “enhanced support” are also on the rise.
Brits travelling from 7 Greek islands, including Mykonos and Santorini, are the latest destinations to face a 14-quarantine on their return to the UK. These islands are the latest to join countries like Switzerland, the Czech Republic, and Jamaica on the UK quarantine list.
Social gatherings above 6 people are to be banned in England from 14th September. Exemptions to the new law include schools, workplaces or COVID-secure weddings, funerals, and organised team sports such as football.
With this in mind, extra special measures have been put in place to keep our Customers and Transport Partners safe during these unprecedented times.