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UK: Mancunians enjoy last night out as fresh COVID restrictions loom01:49

UK: Mancunians enjoy last night out as fresh COVID restrictions loom

United Kingdom, Manchester
September 23, 2020 at 23:26 GMT -00:00 · Published

Manchester residents were filmed enjoying one last night out at the bars on Wednesday before a new coronavirus pub curfew came into effect.

Revellers were seen standing outside a bar and socialising, some of them wearing masks.

All pubs, bars and restaurants in England will be closing their doors from 10 pm from Thursday, as part of new of anti-COVID measures announced by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday.

More than 400,000 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the UK, the largest number in Europe, according to the British government.

On Monday, the UK COVID alert level was raised from 3 to 4, the second most serious level, meaning the transmission was high or rising exponentially.

UK: Mancunians enjoy last night out as fresh COVID restrictions loom01:49
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Manchester residents were filmed enjoying one last night out at the bars on Wednesday before a new coronavirus pub curfew came into effect.

Revellers were seen standing outside a bar and socialising, some of them wearing masks.

All pubs, bars and restaurants in England will be closing their doors from 10 pm from Thursday, as part of new of anti-COVID measures announced by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday.

More than 400,000 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the UK, the largest number in Europe, according to the British government.

On Monday, the UK COVID alert level was raised from 3 to 4, the second most serious level, meaning the transmission was high or rising exponentially.

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