Lockdown to be reimposed in Aberdeen after coronavirus spike

Lockdown measures are to be reimposed in the Aberdeen area after a spike in coronavirus cases, Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said.

Speaking at her daily coronavirus briefing in Edinburgh on Wednesday, Ms Sturgeon said 54 cases had been reported as part of a cluster of infections in Aberdeen.

She added the rise in cases had contributed to a greater fear their was a “significant outbreak” in the city.