Coronavirus: lockdown extended in Glasgow area of Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon expands restrictions, which will now affect more than 1m people

Nicola Sturgeon has ordered the extension of lockdown restrictions in the Glasgow area to two other councils, affecting more than 1 million people across the west of Scotland.

The first minister told the BBC the measures to restrict people’s right to visit other people at home were taken at a Scottish government resilience committee meeting after a surge in Covid-19 cases in the Glasgow area.

Continue reading…