‘It is why we are only inviting back reception, year one and year six in primary schools so there is the space in those schools for children to return and for infant schools to use other premises, perhaps the junior school, to enable children to return safely and to maintain the distances between pupils. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson announces primary schools in England will start to reopen on MONDAY and some students will return to secondary schools from June 15 as he sets out ‘limited and cautious’ easing of lockdown
Talking about the possibility of pubs opening, the Health Secretary told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "The good thing that we've learned from the science of this virus in the last few weeks is that the risk of transmission outdoors is much lower - it's not zero, but it is much lower than indoors. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson says up to six people will be allowed to meet outside from Monday
'This package has been carefully designed so that we can ease the burdens of lockdown while expecting to keep that R below one. I cannot and will not throw away all the gains we have made together, and so the changes we are making are limited and cautious,' he said. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson sparks confusion as No10 admits coronavirus threat level has NOT been reduced – as WHO expert warns UK needs to remain on ‘constant defence’ because disease has ‘not gone away’
Mr Johnson told the daily press conference that people should "try to avoid seeing too many households in quick succession so we can avoid the risk of quick transmission from lots of different families and continue to control the virus". … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson warns lockdown will be tightened if there is a rise in infections
Johnson said he would look at how the scheme works: “You’ve raised a very, very important point if a condition of their leave to remain is that they should have no recourse to public funds. I will find out how many there are in that position, and we will see what we can do to help.” … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson’s liaison committee appearance: what did we learn?