Lock down Easing
It had hoped to "remove all legal limits on social contact" from 21 June. That's been put back until 19 July - although a review will take place in two weeks. The delay is because of concerns over the Delta variant of Covid. Cases are growing by about 64% per week and in the worst affected areas are doubling,
However, a few restrictions are being lifted: The number of guests at a wedding will no longer be limited to 30.
Care home residents will not necessarily have to self-isolate after leaving their care homes, and they will be able to nominate an "essential care-giver" who can visit, even if they are self-isolating
Children can go on overnight trips in groups of 30.
large events pilots will continue, including more Euro 2020 games and a number of other sports, arts and music events.
Limits on the number of people who can mix indoors and outdoors
Pubs, clubs, theatres and cinemas still have to operate within capacity limits
Limited numbers of people allowed to attend sports events
Nightclubs remain closed