London to go into highest level tier 3 restrictions from Wednesday, Matt Hancock announces

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  • December 14, 2020
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Greater London and parts of Essex and Hertfordshire are to go into the toughest tier 3 of coronavirus restrictions from a minute past midnight on Wednesday, health secretary Matt Hancock has told the House of Commons.

The formal announcement of the widely-expected move was made as Mr Hancock revealed that scientists have discovered a new variant of Covid-19 circulating in the southeast.

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