Coronavirus live updates as local lockdown rules lifted after drop in cases – HullLive

Lockdown rules are being changed in some parts of the north of England – with some rules staying in place and others being lifted.

Local lockdowns have been in place in Leicester, Greater Manchester and parts of Lancashire and Yorkshire in a bid to stop the spread of recent coronavirus outbreaks. Click here to read more.

From Wednesday, September 2, restrictions on two households mixing introduced last month will be lifted in Bolton, Stockport, Trafford, Burnley, Hyndburn, as well as parts of Bradford, Calderdale and Kirklees.

The new rules exclude Bradford city, Keighley town, Halifax, Dewsbury and Batley.

Also, an outbreak of Covid-19 has been confirmed at a Greggs distribution depot in Yorkshire.

After members of staff at the depot recently tested positive, further testing was taken of all staff at the site, with several more found positive. Click here to read more.

Travel company Tui has revealed the next seven destinations it will be reopening soon to holidaymakers.

Due to the coronavirus and its quarantine restrictions, Tui has offered a reduced summer programme, with only Greece, Italy, Jamaica, Portugal and Turkey open to customers.

But now trips to Malta, Tunisia, Spain, Egypt, Cape Verde, Morocco and Cyprus could be added to that list. Click here to read more.

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The UK coronavirus death toll increased by 12 as of Thursday after the Government announced 41,477 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19.

Separate figures published by the UK’s statistics agencies show there have now been 57,200 deaths registered in the UK where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate.

The Government also said that as of 9am on Thursday, there had been a further 1,522 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus. Overall, 330,368 cases have been confirmed.