Britain’s government will announce in the coming days whether it will reduce its two-meter social distancing rule for England, a minister said.
Many employers, especially in the hospitality and leisure sectors, have said the rule that people must remain two meters apart will stop them from getting back to speed as the coronavirus lockdown is lifted.
Boris Johnson aims for return to normality
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits a primary school in Hertfordshire, UK, June 19, 2020. (Reuters)
Britain has the third-highest number of coronavirus deaths after the United States and Brazil.
Britain’s devolved nations - Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland - have their own powers over health rules.