News in Review Wednesday 15th December 2021
New restrictions have been imposed in England to help target the rise of the Omicron variant. The measures announced last Wednesday include increased requirements for maskwearing, working from home where possible and proof of vaccination or COVID status at nightclubs and crowded indoor spaces. In addition, Boris Johnson addressed the nation on Sunday evening to urge people to get their booster. A target has been set to give boosters to everyone aged over 18 in England by the end of December.