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Lockdown extended: Has lockdown been extended?

Lockdown extended: Has lockdown been extended?
LOCKDOWN has been implemented in the UK for the third time in response to skyrocketing cases of Covid-19 amid the discovery of a new, more virulent strain of the virus. But has lockdown been extended, and how long was the first lockdown?

READ MORE: Lockdown end date: Boris Johnson's roadmap to normality in WEEKS Lockdown extended: Has lockdown been extended?Lockdown extended: The UK is in its third national lockdown READ MORE What did Boris Johnson say today?Lockdown extended: Mr Johnson said it's too early to know if it's safe to reopen Lockdown extended: The lockdown rules He added: “What we do know is that we remain in a perilous situation with more than 37,000 patients now in hospital with Covid, almost double the peak of the first wave.DON'T MISS UK records 1,725 deaths from Covid in the last 24-hours [INSIGHT] Lockdown extended: Boris says strict Covid restrictions until March [REPORT] When will schools reopen?

Boris Johnson gives latest update [EXPLAINED] Lockdown extended: Boris Johnson said schools would be the first to reopen READ MORE Nicola Sturgeon to defy Boris Johnson border rules 'not far enough' “We will also know how many people are still in hospital with Covid, which we simply cannot predict with certainty today.Lockdown was instated again on January 4 after Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced people should stay at home unless a legal exemption applies.

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