Covid-19 news: England lockdown easing could be delayed by two weeks
Latest coronavirus news as of 6pm on 8 June
Likely delay for rollback of lockdown restrictions in England
England’s final stage of easing lockdown restrictions is likely to be put back by at least two weeks, a government source has told The Times. An end to social distancing rules, such as the “rule of six” or two households for indoor gatherings, and a ban on nightclubs and mass gatherings, had been pencilled in for 21 June.