Wearing face coverings in shops to become mandatory

Face coverings will have to be worn in shops and supermarkets from 24th July, the Government has announced.

Wearing face coverings in shops to become mandatory

Face coverings will have to be worn in shops and supermarkets from 24th July, the Government has announced.

The rule will apply to everyone except children under 11, and people with certain medical conditions.

The Prime Minister had previously advised people to wear face coverings in shops when possible but this will now become law on 24th July, with police able to fine people up to £100 for breaking the new rules.

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