Coronavirus puts life on hold as Boris Johnson urges public to avoid all ‘non-essential contact’

Coronavirus puts life on hold as Boris Johnson urges public to avoid all ‘non-essential contact’

Everyone in the UK must now avoid visits to pubs, restaurants and “non-essential contact” with other people, Boris Johnson has declared, as he implemented the biggest restriction of civil liberties “in peacetime”. In a dramatic escalation of the Government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Prime Minister said all “unnecessary” travel must end, meaning all […]