New local lockdown rules for England are due to be announced later.
By Amie T. Camara
Afrinity Production notify you of the expectation in Liverpool City Region to face the tightest restrictions under a new “three-tier” system, which will classify regions as being on “medium”, “high” or “very high” alert.
According to BBC, Steve Rotheram, the city region’s mayor, says negotiations have taken place through the night but “no deal” has been agreed yet.
Meanwhile, the negotiation between local leaders in England and Westminster continue.
Liverpool recorded 600 cases per 100,000 people in the week ending 6 October. The average for England was 74.
The Liverpool City Region includes the local authority districts of Halton, Knowsley, Sefton, St Helens and Wirral, as well as Liverpool.