After national restrictions end on 2nd December Swale will be in the toughest category of Tier 3.
This means retail reopens, gyms reopen, and personal care services such as hairdressers and salons will reopen.
However, you cannot visit other people’s homes, pubs and restaurants will stay shut except for takeaway and indoor leisure will stay closed.
The rate of infection has decreased in the last week so please follow the rules to keep things going in this direction.
From Swale Borough Council:
The Government has announced that Swale will be placed in Tier 3 – Very High from Wednesday, 2 December. There is a guide to what this means on the Gov.uk website https://www.gov.uk/…/local-restriction-tiers-what-you… and the attached graphic summarises the main points.These include:• No meeting socially indoors or in most outdoor places with anybody you do not live with, or who is not in your support bubble, including in private gardens or most outdoor venues• Not socialising in a group of more than 6 in other outdoor spaces – the rule of 6• Hospitality settings such as hotels, B&Bs, campsites and guest houses must close, with some exemptionsPlease see the Gov.uk website for the complete list of restrictions.Until 2 December, the existing national restrictions remain in place.