England closes on Thursday once again large parts of society down to prevent coronasmitten in to spread.
It shall notify the prime minister Boris Johnson Saturday evening at a news conference.
the Decision comes after England has seen a significant increase in the number of new daily smittetilfælde at the latest.
- No responsible prime minister can ignore the message that is in the numbers, says Johnson.
the Virus is spreading faster than the worst case scenarios from our researchers. Unless we do something, we risk experiencing deaths in their thousands every day.
the prime minister stresses that the English do not need to return to a full shutdown as in march and april.
- But I'm afraid that this Thursday is the message is the same: stay at home, red the hospital and the red life, says Johnson.
The new measures, this means that bars, restaurants and non-essential businesses must close.
The 55 million people in the Uk should only leave the home if there is a special reason for it. It can be doctor's appointments, shopping, taking care of family members, or if it is necessary to go to work.
the Most possible to work at home, says Johnson. Jobs can stay open, if the employees can't work from home.
the Closure will apply in the four weeks up to the 2. december, says Johnson.
In the other part of the Uk - Scotland, Wales and northern Ireland - it is the regional authorities who decide what actions need to be introduced.
In England, the number of new smittetilfælde rising everywhere, says government's chief advisor on health care, Chris Whitty. Also, the number of admissions rises, especially among the elderly.
- If we don't do something, the number of admissions exceed what we saw, as it peaked in the spring, says Whitty at the press conference.
the Number of coronadødsfald is, however, still far from the level of the Uk then in the spring, he adds.
The new measures will prevent that there will be massive pressure on hospitals, explains Boris Johnson.
- It will mean that doctors and nurses will be forced to decide who to treat, who must have oxygen, and who shall not, who shall live and who shall die, he says.
Saturday passed the total number of confirmed coronatilfælde in the Uk one million. The entire Uk has about 68 million inhabitants.
In the past day have been confirmed 21.915 case of coronasmitte, according to figures from the uk department of health.
This brings the total number of registered smittetilfælde in the Uk up on the 1.011.660, since the outbreak began earlier this year.
British experts warn that the virus is now spreading faster than they had imagined in their worst scenarios.
Earlier this year, said the experts, that in the worst case, this would could end up with 80,000 died as a result of coronapandemien.
today, the united kingdom has registered over 46,000 deaths among persons infected with the corona. And experts fear that the country may end up with over 100,000 coronadødsfald.