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Over-50s could be told to stay at home to avoid another lockdown

3 days ago   |   By Metro

Boris Johnson is considering telling over-50s to shield themselves at home if the UK is head by a second wave
Thousands of people over the age of 50 could be asked to stay at home under Boris Johnson 's plan to avoid the ‘nuclear' option of a second nationwide lockdown.
The targeted approach to deal with a potential second wave of coronavirus infections reportedly emerged in a ‘war game' session with Chancellor Rishi Sunak this week.
Under the proposal, people aged between 50 and 70 could be given ‘personalised risk ratings' - based on factors such as age and health conditions - and asked...
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Boris Johnson ‘orders preparations to avoid second national lockdown'

Boris Johnson ‘orders preparations to avoid second national lockdown'

3 days ago   |   By Herald Scotland

Boris Johnson has ordered officials to work-up a plan for avoiding a second national lockdown, according to reports.
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UK coronavirus LIVE: Boris Johnson 'orders preparations to avoid second lockdown' as care home testing pledge 'abandoned'

3 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

Millions of people aged between 50 and 70 could be told to stay at home as the Government scrambles to avoid a second national lockdown, according to reports.
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