Dr Luke's Weekly Update - 11 July 2020

Last weekend saw the lifting of many of the lockdown restrictions that we have being living under for the past three and half months. For the first time our pubs, restaurants and hairdressers opened.

There were some understandable concerns about the potential for people leaving the Leicester lockdown area and visiting Hinckley and Bosworth to enjoy our facilities, I reported to you last week that I had liaised with our local LPU Commander and the Chief Constable about this.

The weekend passed largely without incident and I would like to place on record my thanks not only to Leicestershire Police but to all of you who overwhelmingly followed the new guidance to the letter.

On Thursday the Government announced the further lifting of restrictions for outdoor theatre and dance venues, grassroots sports, swimming pools, gyms, tanning salons, beauticians and tattooists over the coming weeks.

Earlier in the week the Chancellor announced a whole package of financial measures to support our economy and to get us helping out by eating out.

I‘m sure that we will all be looking forward to these steps and I would urge you to have an enjoyable, safe summer.

Aside from that this week I have: