This also included restricting the community’s movements, closing all non-essential businesses, closing the schools and stopping all non-essential travel. © 2020 BBC. Jersey and Guernsey travel guidance by country Group A arrivals will still be subject to a 14-day quarantine which will continue to be enforced, with fines and penalties for … Guernsey has announced it will further speed up the easing of its lockdown rules from 30 May. The island has had 22 consecutive days with no new positive tests for Covid-19, as well only two active cases. "We are, in effect, where we were before lockdown began," Deputy Soulsby said. 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The move to Phase Four is six weeks earlier than originally forecast by the States of Guernsey. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. 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New Lockdown Rules: What Opens In Non-COVID-19 Hotspots From April 20 Guidelines for Lockdown: Tough restrictions will remain in COVID-19 … Gareth Le Monnier, 37, was so desperate for a trim he flouted self-isolation rules … After nominations flooded in for Guernsey’s TMF Lockdown Heroes, the panel whittled down all the stories of “ordinary people doing extraordinary things” to a shortlist of just four entries, and you can now vote for your winner. At 7pm, the States of Guernsey announced in a live broadcast that a lockdown period would begin from 00:01 on 25 March for two weeks during which restrictions would be placed on people's freedom of movement, enforceable by law. France replaces lockdown with evening curfew, How Covid changed our lives - in 12 charts, New Uighur cotton evidence 'game-changer' for fashion brands, Bogus reports, accidental finds - the Oxford vaccine story. Tier 3 restrictions 'worst-case scenario' for town, 'Don't give up, the storm ends': A message of hope. New Covid strain: How worried should we be? Where you are required to self-isolate for 14 days, you must not leave your accommodation and you must not leave the Island. ... lockdown rules vary slightly between the different countries that make up the UK. The strongest restrictions imposed under Stage 4 included: Ban on travelling further than a 5km radius from place of residence (adjusted to 25km on 19 October 2020) [258] But while cases have escalated in Guernsey over the past four weeks, with community seeding taking place, none of the tests on Alderney residents have come back positive. Farmer Phill Crawley said the enrichments help keep the chickens entertained. Police officers have stopped an evangelical church from holding a baptism service in breach of the national coronavirus lockdown restrictions. Guernsey. 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Coronavirus pandemic Guernsey has been in Phase Three of lockdown since 15 May, allowing only essential shops to remain open Guernsey has … Under the new phase, restaurants and cafes will be allowed to reopen, as well as hairdressers and beauticians. However, the Scottish government website says a gathering after a funeral must take place in a regulated venue - … France replaces lockdown with evening curfew, How Covid changed our lives - in 12 charts, New Uighur cotton evidence 'game-changer' for fashion brands, Bogus reports, accidental finds - the Oxford vaccine story. Guernsey is already on its way out of lockdown with gardeners, mechanics, estate agents and builders told they can go back to work from Saturday while rest of British Isles … Video, 'Don't give up, the storm ends': A message of hope, Mitch McConnell: Top Trump ally breaks silence to congratulate Biden, Lizzo sparks body debate with 10-day smoothie diet, LGBT-owned kilt maker denounces kilt-clad Proud Boys, Coronavirus: France replaces lockdown with evening curfew, Dresden Green Vault: Fourth suspect arrested over German diamond heist, Japan 'Twitter killer' Takahiro Shiraishi sentenced to death, Covid: Chaotic start for travellers' Covid testing system, Ghislaine Maxwell: Jeffrey Epstein associate seeks $28.5m bail deal. But strict rules will still continue. Addressing border controls, Dr Brink said they could not be lifted because of "ongoing viral activity" in the UK, France and Jersey. The Civil Contingencies Authority has introduced new emergency regulations telling people to stay at home and away from others. Making the announcement, Heidi Soulsby, President of the Committee for Health and Social Care, thanked islanders for their work to reach the current position. .css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link{color:inherit;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited{color:#696969;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited{-webkit-text-decoration:none;text-decoration:none;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link:hover,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited:hover,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link:focus,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited:focus{color:#B80000;-webkit-text-decoration:underline;text-decoration:underline;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link::after,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited::after{content:'';position:absolute;top:0;right:0;bottom:0;left:0;z-index:2;}Coronavirus: Guernsey's 'revive and thrive' economic recovery, Coronavirus: Guernsey speeds up easing of lockdown, Coronavirus: Channel Islands exempt from UK quarantine rules, Coronavirus: Guernsey approves £650m economic recovery package, Skin cancer remains serious Channel Islands problem, Early hours ‘hit and run’ damages three cars. Deputy Soulsby added: "We are conscious that people are desperate to travel to meet new babies that have been born during lockdown or to see relatives who don't live in the Bailiwick.". On Friday, Guernsey’s Chief Minister, Deputy Gavin St. Pier, announced plans for beginning to release the significant curbs on local freedoms. Non-essential travel will be permitted, however there will still be a 14 day self-isolation requirement for anyone returning to the island. President of the Committee for Health and Social Care Heidi Soulsby said they were announcing the escalation early to give businesses, organisations and the wider community time to prepare. Weeks after the election, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell congratulates the president-elect. The same rules and numbers apply to wakes. 82/20 (Rules for Areas in Stage 1). 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Cinemas, gyms and sports venues will also be permitted to open with social distancing measures in place, the government said. The move comes after 42 days without a new case of coronavirus. The Guernsey Companies Registry (Registry) filings, regulatory filings to the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) and Court filings were not affected by Lockdown and continue to be filed digitally in accordance with normal practice rules using their respect online portals. Phase five of lockdown exit, nicknamed the "Bailiwick bubble", is a return to near-normality for the islands. Restrictions on contacts between households will be lifted, although adherence to social distancing and hygiene guidelines is "more important than ever", the States said. Children's extracurricular activities can resume and indoor play areas, public venues and nightclubs are also allowed to to reopen. "As we open the Bailiwick we're massively increasing the number of contacts around the Bailiwick, and that's really important for us to consider", she added. Gareth Le Monnier, 37, broke lockdown rules in Guernsey. Full lockdown Limited recreational activity with strict social distancing measures) came into force on 25th March and ended on 8th April 2020. Exit from Lockdown. However, the 14-day mandatory quarantine for arrivals will remain. Unfortunately due to the new lockdown rules we have now closed the deadline of 2nd November for Guernsey orders. During lockdown, regional R numbers (the rate at which an infected person can pass the virus on to others) ranged from 0.60 for the West Midlands up to 1.2 for London, although the national R number was estimated at 0.96 between 13 November and 3 December. Phase Three of the island's exit strategy began on 15 May and was expected to last for up to eight weeks. Closing non-essential shops and community spaces. Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England Hastings, Broxbourne and Waltham Forest are among the areas recording the biggest week-on-week increases. There will be no requirement for social distancing, meaning pubs, restaurants and other businesses will be allowed to operate at full capacity. The owner of a hair salon has been issued with fines totalling £27,000 after remaining open during the current lockdown, a council has said. A man has been fined £6,000 for breaching lockdown after sneaking out to get a haircut. The level of domestic violence is such that every two weeks Guernsey needs to hold a multi-agency meeting to discuss how to help victims at high risk of murder or serious harm. A pair of 'penniless' English workers are facing months in a Guernsey jail after being fined £9,000 for breaking their self-isolation by going to the pub. As of 6pm on 2 August 2020, Premier Andrews declared stronger lockdown laws, transitioning from Stage 3 to Stage 4. 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Guernsey's Civil Contingencies Authority (CCA) has been reviewing its plans for moving through further phases of its Exit from Lockdown Framework, in light of rising numbers of cases of COVID-19 in all of The Islands of Guernsey's neighbouring jurisdictions and around the world. Under Phase Four, "some public gatherings" could be allowed, with "possible" restrictions on the number of people allowed to attend. The legal and economic side effects of the Covid-19 outbreak will continue for some time across Turkey. That is why the States of Guernsey is now (24 March 2020) introducing three new measures. © 2020 BBC. News. In order to understand how the community was feeling during lockdown and what challenges were being faced, a Community Monitoring Tool was set up. All persons arriving in to The Islands of Guernsey ('the Bailiwick') from anywhere in the world must self-isolate for 14 days on arrival. Read about our approach to external linking. 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