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London in Tier 2 – here’s what it means for you – Telegraph.co.uk

London will return to Tier 2 restrictions after the end of Britain’s national lockdown, the Health Secretary, has confirmed

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Why is London not in Tier 3?
The new tier system has been decided by government ministers, who have categorised areas according to several factors, including its case detection rate, the pressure on the local NHS services and positivity in the general public. The decision to place London in Tier 2 is, therefore, a reflection of all these factors. 
On November 26, senior Tory minister, Iain Duncan Smith suggested that placing the capital under the highest tier restrictions would be disastrous for…

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