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Restrictions to be lifted in parts of England under local lockdown

Meanwhile, Leeds, South Tyneside, Corby, Middlesbrough and Kettering have been added to the Watchlist as areas of concern.

Leicester lockdown: Nail bars, salons and some outdoor venues to reopen

The government has announced a relaxation of the local lockdown in Leicester, but current rules for gatherings in private homes and gardens will remain in place

Update on England's local lockdowns due

Meanwhile the Chancellor Rishi Sunak warned the UK will not hesitate to impose quarantine restrictions on those returning from France.