Updated COVID-19 advice for people in the North-West of England
FIND OUT ABOUT THE RESTRICTIONS FOR PEOPLE WHO LIVE, WORK OR TRAVEL IN PARTS OF THE NORTH-WEST.
The Government has announced restrictions to reduce social contact by residents in Greater Manchester, Lancashire and West Yorkshire.
Is my area affected?
The following areas are affected:
- Greater Manchester:
- City of Manchester
- Blackburn with Darwen
- West Yorkshire:
What are the new restrictions?
The restrictions, which aim to reduce social contact, include advice that people should not:
- meet people you do not live with inside a private home or garden, except where you have formed a support bubble (or for other limited exemptions to be specified in law).
- visit someone else’s home or garden even if they live outside of the affected areas.
- socialise with people you do not live with in other indoor public venues
The Government has produced fuller guidance to help answer people’s questions.