Covid: What s the Winter Plan and what are the rules across the UK?
... Beyond that he confirmed all other current restrictions will remain: Work from home wherever possibleFace coverings remain compulsory on public transport, and in shops and hospitals - but not bars/restaurantsCollege and secondary school staff and students should keep testing regularly Face masks no longer advised in schools, but still recommended in crowded spaces like school busesPeople must use the NHS Covid Pass to show they ve been vaccinated or have a negative lateral flow test to go to nightclubs, as well as many indoor and outdoor eventsWhat are the restrictions in Northern Ireland? Up to 30 people from any number of households can mix indoors in domestic settingsNo need for advance tickets or allocated seating at live performances, or for any seating at indoor performancesSocial distancing limits have been lifted in shops, indoor seated venues and indoor visitor attractions, although face coverings remain compulsoryShops and indoor attractions asked to continue using hand sanitising, good ventilation, and one way systemsIndoor seated venues such as theatres, concert halls and cinemas " strongly recommended" (but not legally obliged) to to ask for proof of double vaccination or a negative lateral flow testDancing not permitted at indoor venues where music is played (apart from weddings and civil ceremonies)Face coverings mandatory on public transport and some other settings, unless you are exemptWork from home where possibleSocial distancing in hospitality settings remain in place until 31 OctoberNightclubs remain closed until 31 OctoberWhat is The Situation in Scotland? Physical distancing rules remain in healthcare settings such as hospitals, GP surgeries and dentists, where the 2m (6ft) rule appliesFace coverings still compulsory on public transport and inside places like shopsIndoor hospitality venues must collect customer contact detailsKeep working from home where possibleLarge event organisers (5,000 outdoors, 2,000 indoors) must apply for permissionSecondary pupils have to wear face coverings indoors until the October holidays No large in-person lectures at colleges and universities The government reserves the right to re-impose local travel restrictions All over-18s at nightclubs and other venues... 2021-10-17 02:22:22