The exact time Boris Johnson will be announce his “roadmap” for exiting lockdown has been confirmed.
The Prime Minister is set to address the nation tomorrow with a blueprint for lifting restrictions in England over the following weeks and months.
A number of dates have been thrown around over the last few weeks, however it has been confirmed that schools will be re-opening from March 8.
Tomorrow’s address will fully outline the timelines for re-opening society England – including what will happen to pubs, restaurants and non-essential shops, Mirror Online reported.
It was also revealed yesterday that care home residents will be allowed to hold one visitor’s hand.
An official announcement will take place in the House of Commons at 3.30pm before Mr Johnson addresses the nation in a televised speech at 7pm, The Sunday Times reports.
Newspapers have reported that his plan could allow outdoor leisure activities, such as golf and tennis, and even picnics to resume in March.
Outdoor meet-ups between two separate households could happen by Easter as a first step toward relaxing gathering rules, according to The Sun and The Telegraph.
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Hairdressers may have to wait until the end of April to reopen, the newspapers report.
Mr Johnson’s speech comes as it has been pledged every adult in the UK will have been invited to have their first jab by July 31.
The PM said: “I want to see the roll-out go further and faster in the coming weeks.
“We will now aim to offer a jab to every adult by the end of July, helping us protect the most vulnerable sooner, and take further steps to ease some of the restrictions in place.”