The Government has today announced which areas of England will fall under the revised three-tier system that will replace the current national lockdown when it ends on 2 December.
Mr Hancock made the announcement in Parliament, after the Government set out its Covid-19 “winter plan” earlier this week.
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Each area of England will be placed into one of three tiers – the system is similar to the one in place ahead of the lockdown that was imposed in early November, though the restrictions under each band have been toughened from the previous regime.
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