Coronavirus: Prime Minister tells all theatres, cafes and leisure centres to close today
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told all theatres, cafes and leisure centres to close today to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
In his daily announcement today (Friday, March 20), he said cafes, pubs, clubs, restaurants, nightclubs, theatres, cinemas, gyms and leisure centres should close tonight "as soon as they reasonably can" and not reopen tomorrow.
He said they can continue to provide takeaway services.
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