Posted by Ste Carson January 12, 2021. COVID-19: Liverpool City Region 'leading the way' after dropping down to Tier 2. Sorry, did you just say you’re craving some ket? The new restrictions will come into force from 12.01am on Thursday, December 31. Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine approval: How can you get the vaccine? Wiltshire's Tier 2 also includes places such as London and Liverpool - the latter being one of the cities that alongside Manchester bore the brunt of harsher restrictions before the entire country went into lockdown on November 5. Liverpool could be at risk of entering Tier 3 as coronavirus infections in the region are on the rise.. Last week, the government confirmed the Liverpool City Region would remain in Tier 2. Express. "At the same time cases have risen at alarming rates across the rest of the country, threatening to push our NHS to its limits. “While we wait for the vaccine, the best thing you can do now is to continue doing what the vast majority of people have been doing so brilliantly throughout this crisis: following the rules - and keeping each other safe. Sunday, 24th January 2021 See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, Liverpool FC will be allowed to let 2,000 fans inside Anfield as of December 2 after the UK Government confirmed the region is to be placed in Tier 2 of the COVID-19 restrictions. TIER JERKER New Tier 4 rules ... And the same is true for Liverpool's home clash with West Brom on Sunday, as well as the Toffees' match against Manchester City on Monday night. Use our postcode checker to find out your tier: In all, about 900,000 people in total will be living under Tier 1 measures, heading into Christmas. The only places to be put into a Tier 1 lockdown were The Isle of Wight, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, and places in the highest Tier 3 restrictions include Manchester, Coventry and Leeds. All hospitality venues must close, with the exception of takeaway, driver-through or delivery services. Cast your mind back to 2008 when Liverpool lined up for the unlikeliest of fourth-round clashes against Havant & Waterlooville, who played in the National League South, English football's sixth tier. “We have seen throughout the past ten months that restrictions can only suppress the virus for a limited period of time. We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. 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Hopes were today voiced by Mayor Joe Anderson that Liverpool could be downgraded into Tier 2 restrictions once the current … Liverpool is expected to be the first city to go down a tier in the system, following the mass testing scheme which has seen a dramatic reduction in cases. “These restrictions will have a major impact on the local economy, and I know many people will now be worried about what it means for them.". Mr Rotherham added: "I promise that we will again do all that we can locally to support local businesses and protect jobs, but alongside this it is vital that Government also steps-up and offers financial support to areas in higher Tiers. The area was placed into Tier 3, the toughest measures in England, on 14 October, affecting around 1.5 million people. Today we learned that Liverpool had been placed in tier 2 by the government. You can’t socialise with people outside your household indoors, unless they are in your bubble, and rule of six applies outside. 3. 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Tier 2 rules include hospitality venues such as pubs being able to stay open until 11pm, and you can drink alongside a substantial meal. Liverpool and Everton banned from having fans at games after new tiers announced across UK. In total, the Government also reported 414 people have died within 28 days of a positive test. Boris Johnson speech: How to watch and what time is Downing St speech? Liverpool and North Yorkshire will now be subject to Tier 3 restrictions. READ MORE: Tier 4: What areas have moved into Tier 4 after Hancock announcement. Retail and personal care venues may remain open, You should avoid travelling out of the area, other than where necessary such as for work, education, youth services, medical attention or because of caring responsibilities. The Liverpool has been moved out of Tier 3 and into Tier 2 ahead of the second national lockdown coming to an end on December 2. The majority of the rest of England is in Tier 2 with Liverpool. • We ranked Liverpool students’ most popular red flags and they’re savage, • We spoke to the UoL students running TheMenTalkProject on Instagram, • Dear lecturers: Please stop telling us to turn our cameras on. Shoppers in Liverpool. Photograph: Frank Augstein/AP School closures: Will Boris Johnson keep schools closed in January? “I know after all the hard work and sacrifice that people will be fatigued after 10 months, but our spirit of togetherness has undoubtedly saved lives and livelihoods - and saved our NHS from being overwhelmed. No areas are currently in Tier 2. order back issues and use the historic Daily Express Tier 1: Medium alert South West. The Liverpool City Region will remain in Tier 2 of Covid-19 restrictions for now - but Warrington and Cheshire will be moved into Tier 3. All accommodation venues must close, except for limited exceptions. The first game with fans back in the hallowed arena will be a visit from Wolverhampton Wanderers. It has been announced that Liverpool will be in Tier 2 after lockdown ends on December 2nd, along with London. In Tier 3 areas the following rules apply: DON'T MISSMatt Hancock blasted by GMB's Sean Fletcher for 'ignoring' him [INSIGHT]Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine approval: How can you get the vaccine? Weddings and funerals are permitted with a limit of 15 guests for weddings and 30 for funerals. Fine, who is Sabrina Carpenter, and why has she dropped an Olivia Rodrigo diss track? "We are once again facing tough weeks, perhaps even months, but together I know we will get through this.". Pubs and restaurants will open with an 11pm curfew. Spectator sports can continue with whichever is lower of 50 per cent audience capacity, and either 2,000 people outdoors or 1,000 people indoors. In the past seven days, there have been 1,030 news Covid cases in the region which equates to a rate of 206.8 per 100,000 people. Liverpool placed in tier 2. How much of your day do you spend in bed? Wiltshire and Liverpool in the same Tier. Maximum of six in some outdoor spaces (eg parks, sports courts, public gardens). Matt Hancock will be releasing a statement shortly with more information regarding the new tier system. Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram said: "Despite our area leading on many of the medical developments in the fight against Covid, we have seen transmission rates rise recently in every part of our city region, leading to a worrying uptick in positive cases. Places of worship can stay open, but you can only interact with your household or support bubble. 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Wedding receptions are not permitted. “Being placed into Tier 3 today is something that none of us wanted, but I hope that these new measures help to slow down and contain the spread of the virus quickly. Large events should not take place, however, drive-ins are permitted. Liverpool moves into Tier 3: What are the rules in Tier 3 areas? Some 32 million people in England (just over 56 per cent of the population) will be in Tier 2 - including Liverpool and London. It's the news we were all waiting impatiently for and a devastating blow for our hospitality industry. Government ministers are meeting today and are expected to decide to place the Liverpool City Region into Tier 4 of coronavirus restrictions - with local cases now soaring at an alarming rate. The Liverpool city region last week became the first place in England to enter tier 3 restrictions. Liverpool is in tier three, the highest tier, which means restrictions on pubs, bans on wedding receptions, and closures for venues such as indoor gyms and casinos. Liverpool moves into Tier 3: Millions of people have been moved into tougher restrictions. Early years settings, schools, colleges and universities to remain open. Liverpool moves into Tier 3: Liverpool will be in Tier 3 as of 12.01am on Thursday. Local leaders have been in discussion with Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the government who are planning to place the city in the third tier … LIVERPOOL has been moved into Tier 3 after being hailed as a coronavirus success story and being dropped to Tier 2 at the first tier review. "That’s why I have called on ministers to bring forward plans to rapidly increase the speed of the vaccine rollout, so that we can return to some sort of normality for good at the earliest opportunity. The Liverpool City region, which includes Knowsley, Wirral, St Helens, Sefton and Halton, has been placed under Tier 3 restrictions, or the very high alert level. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. As part of a countrywide tightening of restrictions, Health Secretary Matt Hancock announced that Liverpool will enter Tier 3 from midnight on December 30th, putting paid to any New Year’s Eve plans involving hospitality. Tier 3: Very High alert East Midlands. Would it be full lockdown? Tier 5 meaning: What does Tier 5 mean? The true story of The Investigation’s Kim Wall, the journalist killed on a submarine, I sent a Google Form to everyone I’ve hooked up with and these are their honest reviews, QUIZ: Answer these 10 questions and we’ll tell you exactly how lazy you are, If you’re still upset about last night’s Drag Race elimination, these 17 memes will make it better. 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