See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, order back issues and use the historic Daily Express Express. Nicola Sturgeon announced earlier this month that new restrictions would be … Map of the Aberdeen City Council Area. Local lockdown in Aberdeen . This incident highlights Covid-19 is still with us. Since the pandemic began, Scotland has seen 18,717 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 4,817 deaths. The Lockdown Lore Collection Project Documenting Creative Responses to the Coronavirus Pandemic . ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 19: A general view of Union Street as the city of Aberdeen and Grampian area remains under a localised lockdown during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, on … Nicola Sturgeon announced today in her daily briefing that in an attempt to contain the cluster, new lockdown rules will be … Due to the spike in coronavirus cases, restrictions will be reimposed in the Aberdeen City Council area. Ms Sturgeon told employers testing staff who are found to be close contacts of a positive case is not an alternative to self-isolation. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Tougher lockdown rules have been brought in again in Aberdeen, to help stop the spread of coronavirus.. Aberdeen is Scotland's third biggest city and around 230,000 people live there. Featured. Coronavirus cases near me MAPPED: The 15 areas where COVID is rising, Martin Roberts addresses show coming to a halt: 'Very concerning'. 12:43 Hilary Mitchell. Latest rules ABERDEEN has been placed back under lockdown conditions, with pubs and restaurants told to close after a … Scots will also be told not to travel more than five miles for leisure, and those outside Aberdeen will be told not to visit. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has placed Aberdeen back under lockdown conditions following a cluster of coronavirus cases in the city. A second March-style lockdown may soon be introduced in Scotland to protect the NHS from a deadly surge in cases caused by the new variant of coronavirus. She also explained that as this the first time they have reimposed restrictions, that's why the Aberdeen lockdown is under a more regular weekly review, rather than the three weekly lockdown reviews in the past. All Rights Reserved. Nicola Sturgeon announced today Aberdeen was going back into lockdown following a spike in coronavirus cases. UK Government Updates. Tougher lockdown rules have been brought in again in Aberdeen, to help stop the spread of coronavirus.. Aberdeen is Scotland's third biggest city and around 230,000 people live there. We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. The Scottish Government have announced a local lockdown coming into place in Aberdeen City from 5pm on 5 Aug 2020. This is reviewed regularly. Grampian Coronavirus (Covid-19) Assistance Hub. Areas including Manchester, parts of east Lancashire and West … Source: “Coronavirus Lockdown” – BingNews. Coronavirus Alerts Map 2020. Residents cannot travel more than five miles from their homes if they are in the affected area. The Evening Express is committed to delivering quality content to our communities and right now that’s more important than ever, which is why our key content is free. ', Sadiq Khan grilled on GMB over London second wave plans, Dominic Cummings shock: New complaint after residents spotted aide, you can see which pubs, restaurants and bars are involved here, Local lockdowns: Can schools stay open? The Scottish Government have announced a local lockdown coming into place in Aberdeen City from 5pm on 5 Aug 2020. Aberdeen lockdown MAPPED: Aberdeen is facing lockdown conditions once more, Europe second wave: Norway reimposes quarantine on SIX nations, Aberdeen lockdown MAPPED: Restrictions will be reimposed in the Aberdeen City Council area, Aberdeen lockdown MAPPED: Pubs, restaurants and bars have until 5pm on Wednesday to close, Boris Johnson's 'impressive' coronavirus strategy praised by WHO chief, Aberdeen lockdown MAPPED: Ms Sturgeon said the lockdown would be reviewed next Wednesday, GMB viewers left fuming by 'soft' Sadiq Khan interview: 'Get a grip! She said for those found to be a close contact, self-isolation is "non-negotiable" and added even if a test comes back negative the person will still need to self-isolate for two weeks. The following map extracts Coronavirus (COVID-19) case data from the Scottish government website and displays it by NHS board region.. Clicking on each region will display a popup with the count of current cases. Scots will also be told not to travel more than five miles for leisure, and those outside Aberdeen will be told not to visit. In the past 24 hours a total of 64 new cases have been confirmed in Scotland - 36 of which are in the Grampian area. 191 close contacts have traced by Scotland's Test and Protect team in the area. Online Services. The area shaded blue on the map represents the extent of Aberdeen City Council. These are a fever, a new continuous cough, and/or a loss of your sense of taste or smell. Latest guidance [EXPLAINED]HMRC gives update on financial support for families hit by coronavirus [ANALYSIS]Tony Blair warns 'we cannot afford new lockdown' [INSIGHT]. Aberdeen Airport continues to follow all UK and Scottish Government guidance and we remain in regular contact with the relevant health authorities with regards to the latest developments on Coronavirus (COVID-19). Freeman said the sudden lockdown in Aberdeen was designed to prevent any wider community transmission, chiefly to prevent the outbreak from growing and … Please visit the manage my booking section on the Aberdeen Airport website or, visit the website you booked through and cancel or amend once you’ve logged into your booking. Levels (0-4) are based on the prevalence of the virus. … The new lockdown in Aberdeen will see pubs and outdoor hospitality close immediately from today. UK coronavirus live: local lockdown imposed in Aberdeen; official UK death toll rises by 65 – as it happened. So far 54 cases have been linked to the outbreak, which has been traced back to July 26. Local lockdown map: Full list of areas affected by the new rules. This month alone has seen 81 new cases of Covid-19 detected in the north-east. First Minister's updates and statements; Coronavirus advisory groups; findings on modelling the COVID-19 epidemic . Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. 7 Jan 2021. Aberdeen squash players caught breaching city-wide lockdown for sneaky game But pubs, cafes, restaurants, casinos and other hospitality premises won't open until later this week. Latest guidance, HMRC gives update on financial support for families hit by coronavirus, Tony Blair warns 'we cannot afford new lockdown'. The new lockdown in Aberdeen will see pubs and outdoor hospitality close immediately from today. Speaking at the coronavirus briefing in Edinburgh Ms Sturgeon said 54 cases have been reported as of Wednesday. Aberdeen: On the streets as city goes back into lockdown "This morning this place was buzzing... in the space of a few hours it's like being back in March," one coffee shop owner says. Thank you for signing up to our Politics newsletter. She said: "The last thing we want to do is to reimpose these restrictions but this outbreak is reminding us just how highly infectious Covid is. ", She added: "Acting now, we judge, gives us the time and the space to protect the ability of our young people to return to education.". Scottish Government Updates. Hotel catering has still been available, but only to provide for existing guests, and meeting other households indoors or travelling more than five miles for leisure or recreation has been disallowed. ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 19: A general view of Union Street as the city of Aberdeen and Grampian area remains under a localised lockdown during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, on … Non-flexible product booking. However you can support us and access premium content by subscribing to The Evening Express from just £5.99 a month. I want to stress that our health protection and Test & Protect teams are working extremely hard to speak to all the detected cases and identify their close contacts. However, if necessary, Ms Sturgeon has said that they could be extended beyond that seven-day period. Global Security Hotspots Map . This is reviewed regularly. Coronavirus: Lockdown to be reimposed in Aberdeen after spike in cases.