The Government’s new three-tier restrictions come in power from as we speak (Wednesday, October 14).
The three tiered system was introduced by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday with native areas positioned below totally different restrictions relying on the severity of coronavirus circumstances.
For Cheshire and Warrington it means Tier 2 restrictions have been put into place owing to the excessive alert standing of the boroughs. The new restrictions imply that family mixing is banned in any indoor setting and the rule of six applies to out of doors assembly.
For one a part of Cheshire, Halton, the restrictions are far more extreme with family mixing banned and pubs, gyms and betting outlets compelled to shut their doorways owing to the hovering circumstances of COVID-19 in the Liverpool City Region, which works into Tier 3 from as we speak.
On Tuesday an additional two sufferers testing constructive for coronavirus have died in Cheshire hospitals.
It brings the variety of affected person deaths in the county after testing constructive for the virus to 750 for the reason that begin of the pandemic.
The UK’s coronavirus demise toll has elevated by 101, the most important rise since early June.
By method of comparability there have been 63 Covid-19 deaths in scientific settings final Tuesday.
In England there have been 87 deaths involving coronavirus in hospitals, 5 in Wales, seven in Scotland and two in Northern Ireland.