Can I travel in the lockdown areas?
You should try not to share a car with people outside your home or community bubble. If you want, the government advises you:
Share traffic with the same people each time. Keep to small groups at any time Open windows for ventilation Travel to the sides or back instead of facing others. Face each other. Consider seating arrangements to increase the distance between people in the vehicle. Clean your car between trips with regular cleaning products – make sure you clean door handles and other areas that people may touch. Ask the driver and passengers to wear a face mask.
Can I visit my family in one of the lockdown areas?
If you are in a Tier 2, or High Alert, area, you will not be able to see other employees in any indoor setting. However, you can find other houses in the dot door and private gardens that make it clear that you are following the six house rules.
People living in Tier 3 lockdown zones should not encounter anyone outside their home or support Bubble in any indoor or outdoor setting, whether at home or in a public place. The “six rules” apply to public places, such as parks and beaches
Do I need armor?
Millions of people saved during the first lockdown will not be told to stay home this time because health officials admit that the policy has caused “harm” and that the “left is in jail.”
But more than 2 million people who are considered “clinically extremely vulnerable” will be asked to take practical steps to reduce their exposure to the virus – if possible only by meeting others outside.
Read more: Kovid Shielding: Explains the latest government advice for vulnerable people