Millions more people in England go into tier 4 as Covid cases soar

Boris Johnson tells public it is time to ‘redouble our efforts’ as reopening of schools is delayed in worst-hit areas

More than three-quarters of England’s population will enter 2021 being urged to “stay at home”, with the reopening of schools also delayed in the hardest-hit areas, as the government battles to contain the new variant of coronavirus.

Boris Johnson warned the public it was time to “redouble our efforts” against the virus on Wednesday, as the government used a one-day sitting in the House of Commons to announce a slew of tough new measures, including plunging many more areas into tier 4.

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