Breaking news in England as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces that England will enter a mandatory 30 lockdown as Coronavirus cases enter 1 million cases. Over 21,915 new cases were reported on Saturday afternoon.
“We must act now to contain the autumn surge”
The shut down will remain in effect until December 2nd or until further notice from the Prime Minster.
The measures will only apply to England, as healthcare is handled by the devolved governments of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.