New Tier-4 restrictions to be enforced to high-risk areas across England. PM, Boris Johnson announced the news today, 19 December, 16:10 (GMT). It has been a decision, made after critical findings that the new 'strain' of Covid-19 has 'up to a 70% higher transmission rate'.
Announced this morning, a vaccine for Coronavirus has been confirmed ready. The UK are the first Western country to have an injection approved and licenced for, through its independent advisory body, the MHRA. After months of intense clinical tests, the Pfizer vaccine has been confirmed safe and of quality, ticking strict medical criteria.