Higher-level restrictions announced for Wales

17, December 2020

On 16 December, the First Minister announced that higher-level restrictions will come into force to control coronavirus rates across Wales. The new restrictions will apply to all of Wales and are:

  • All non-essential retail, including close contact services and all leisure and fitness centres will close at the end of trading on Christmas Eve.
  • All hospitality premises will close from 6pm on Christmas Day.
  • Tighter restrictions will come into force on household mixing, staying-at-home, holiday accommodation and travel and will apply from December 28, after the five-day Christmas period.

Read the details here.

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