‘Public sunbathing is not allowed in lockdown, the Health Secretary has said after people were pictured flouting coronavirus rules.
The UK’s second weekend in lockdown is predicted to be the warmest in six months.
Matt Hancock told Sophy Ridge On Sunday: “Sunbathing is against the rules that have been set out for important public health reasons.”
He warned rulebreakers: “You are putting others’ lives at risk and you are putting yourself in harm’s way.”
One London park has been forced to close today after thousands of people ignored “stay-at-home” guidance and enjoyed the sunshine or met friends.’
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