10 things you said about...lockdown easing delayed by four weeks

On Monday Boris Johnson informed us that the easing of lockdown restrictions would be delayed.

Tuesday, 15th June 2021, 4:46 pm
Updated Tuesday, 15th June 2021, 4:48 pm
Easing of lockdown restrictions has been delayed until July 19. (Photo: Shutterstock)
Easing of lockdown restrictions has been delayed until July 19. (Photo: Shutterstock)

The easing of lockdown restrictions have been delayed by four weeks, to July 19.

Leeds residents quickly took to social media to share their views:

Yvonne Michelle - "It’s not unexpected, we’ve worked hard to come this far. No one should be surprised!"

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Sadiya PL Scarves - "I think it’s fair. Looking at the last 3 weeks any educated person would say we’d rather be safe then spread virus!"

Julie Studart - "Definitely doing the right thing… after all this time, what difference does it make? And it will save lives."

Johanna M Davies - "People should expect some restrictions for a while to be honest. As others say, Boris is being more sensible this time."

Denise Brown - "It’s better than having to into lockdown again. Best to be safe. I’m glad hes being careful."

Cheryl Day Dockerty - "As long as I can see my friends and family and go out or have a weekend away I can wait for the rest."

Bethany Austin - "Maybe stronger penalties should have been in place for people who broke the rules in first place."

Angela Susan - "By far the best thing to do to prevent another lockdown."

Pam Snow - "Whatever it takes. A few more weeks against your life."

Donna Frost - "It’s not going away so we need to live with it. Opens up just in time for school holidays!"