Step by step: England’s roadmap for easing Covid lockdown

Step by step: England’s roadmap for easing Covid lockdown

The government’s plan to unlock England moved a step forward on Monday 29 March. Here’s what comes next

Step 1, part 2 which took effect on 29 March

  • Outdoor gatherings allowed of up to six people, or two households if this is larger, not just in parks but also gardens.
  • Outdoor sport for children and adults allowed, including outdoor swimming pools.
  • The official stay at home order ends, but people will be encouraged to stay local. However, the definition of “local” will largely be left to people’s discretion.
  • People still asked to work from home where possible, with no overseas travel allowed beyond the current small number of exceptions.
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