The tier system failed - Sadiq Khan says he would not support localised lockdowns

Published on May 18, 2021 - Duration: 01:29s

The tier system failed - Sadiq Khan says he would not support localised lockdowns

The Mayor of London has said he would not support another tiered Covid-19 restrictions system.The rise in cases of the highly transmissible variant of concern risks the next stage of Englandโ€™s road map out of lockdown, currently pencilled in for June 21, being delayed.

But if outbreaks are limited, ministers could opt instead to push ahead with the reopening while keeping some areas under restrictions in an echo of the controversial tiers system.


You are here


๐Ÿ’ก newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions


London

Capital and largest city of the United Kingdom
A ยฃ700m studios facility is due to be built just north of London as a Hollywood consortium eyes up expanding across the Atlantic.
1 day ago • Sky News
A police officer suffered a broken leg after being hit by an e-scooter in north west London.
2 days ago • Sky News
Detectives investigating the "unexplained" death of a woman in her 30s in west London have released images of two women they think could hold "vital..
3 days ago • Sky News

COVID-19

Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
IIT researchers who predicted a nearly accurate peak of the Covid-19 second wave believe that the third wave, if at all it comes, may not be as scary as the..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 6 hours ago

It is not just Kerala and its neighbouring states where Covid-19 infections have been rising over the past few days. As many as 13 states recorded an increase in..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 6 hours ago

You might like