Local Covid alert level - Tier 3 Very High Alert

Restrictions at a glance - From 2 December Find out more on GOV.UK

Meeting friends and family

No mixing or households indoors, or most outdoor places, apart from support bubbles. Maximum of six in some outdoor public spaces.

Bars, Pubs and Restaurants

Hospitality is closed, except sales by takeaway, drive-through or delivery.



Work and Business

Everyone who can work from home should do


Early years settings, schools colleges and universities open. Childcare, other supervised activities for children, and childcare bubbles permitted.

Indoor Leisure

Open. Group activities and classes should not take place


Closed (with limited exceptions)

Personal Care


Overnight stays

We advise against overnight stays other than with household or support bubbles.

Weddings and funerals

Up to 15 guests for weddings, civil partnerships and wakes; 30 for funerals. Wedding receptions not permitted.


Indoor venues closed.

Places of Worship

Open, but cannot interact with anyone outside household or support bubble.


Avoid travelling outside your area, other than where necessary such as for work or education. Reduce the number of journeys where possible. Avoid busy times and routes on public transport. Avoid car sharing with those outside of your household or support bubble.


Classes and organised adult sport can take place outdoors, but people should avoid higher-risk contact activity. Group exercise activities and sports indoors should not take place, unless with your household or bubble. Organised activities for elite athletes, under 19s and disabled people can continue.

Residential care

COVID-secure arrangements such as substantial screens, visiting pods, and window visits. Outdoor/airtight visits only.

Large Events

Events should not take place. Drive-in events permitted.