Live updates as Boris Johnson sets out new emergency Covid lockdown measures

Boris Johnson will set out emergency measures to control the spread of coronavirus amid concerns the NHS risks being overwhelmed.

Monday, 4th January 2021, 7:20 pm
Updated Monday, 4th January 2021, 7:24 pm
The Prime Minister will address the nation at 8pm (Image: PA Wire)

Making a televised address to the nation at 8pm, the Prime Minister is expected to announce tougher restrictions across England.

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Live updates: Buses cancelled and cars struggling as snow covers city

Last updated: Friday, 08 January, 2021, 14:11

  • Widespread snow fall across Leeds
  • North of the city worst affected
  • Buses and cars struggling on city’s road network
  • Police have closed a road in Horsforth

Gritter ends up in a ditch in Leeds after heavy snowfall

Gritter ends up in a ditch in Leeds after heavy snowfall

A gritter ended up in a ditch this morning (Friday) while trying to keep roads in Leeds free of snow and ice.

Poor conditions in Wetherby

Holt Lane in Adel blocked by a lorry

The scene in Cookridge this morning

Crammer Bank in Moortown not passable

East Keswick blocked by cars

Police have closed a road in Horsforth

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