The Prime Minister will tackle the nation to stipulate new measures to sort out the sharp rise in coronavirus circumstances.
Boris Johnson is anticipated to talk throughout a reside, televised tackle at 8pm on Tuesday evening (September 22).
He’s anticipated to announce that pubs, bars and eating places in England will probably be compelled to shut by 10pm from Thursday.
In addition to the curfew, the hospitality sector will probably be restricted by legislation to desk service solely.
Mr Johnson will chair conferences of Cupboard and the Cobra emergency committee – together with the leaders of Scotland, Wales and Northern Eire – forward of the reside broadcast.
The Prime Minister is anticipated to set out additional methods the nation can confront coronavirus consistent with the scientific recommendation.
It comes after the UK’s 4 chief medical officers really useful elevating the Covid alert stage from three to 4, the second highest, indicating the “epidemic is generally circulation; transmission is excessive or rising exponentially”.
On Monday morning, England’s chief scientific adviser Sir Patrick Vallance stated the UK may see 50,000 Covid-19 circumstances a day by mid-October and a day by day dying toll of 200 or extra a month later until pressing motion is taken.
A Quantity 10 spokesperson stated: “No-one underestimates the challenges the brand new measures will pose to many people and companies.
“We all know this received’t be simple, however we should take additional motion to manage the resurgence in circumstances of the virus and shield the NHS.”