Some areas of the country with high numbers of coronavirus cases will be subject to local lockdowns. This means the lockdown rules will be stricter than in the rest of the country.

In some places this will mean some businesses will not open. In other places there may be extra restrictions on movement and gatherings.

We will keep this page up to date with a list of places in local lockdown and where to find out more.


Leicester city and some surrounding areas are under local lockdown.

North-west England

Greater Manchester and some other areas in north-west England are subject to some extra restrictions.

Government advice on north-west England restrictions


Luton is subject to some extra restrictions.