Halstead Gazette

Recap: Boris Johnson sets out plans for 'freedom day'


Live updates as Boris Johnson addresses the nation on July 19

By Rebecca Creed

Last updated:

    > Boris Johnson will lead a Downing Street press conference on Monday
  • > Mr Johnson is expected to tell the public to ‘learn to live’ with Covid-19
  • > It has been suggested that from so-called “freedom day” on July 19 mask wearing will become voluntary
  • > Social distancing in pubs and bars is also expected to end – along with needing to use a QR code to check-in