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#circuit breaker

# circuit-breaker - Friday 27 November, 2020

Covid-19: Northern Ireland re-enters 'circuit-breaker' lockdown after seven-day easing of restrictions

First Minister Arlene Foster said last night that the next two weeks are “crucial”.

# circuit-breaker - Friday 20 November, 2020

South Australia to end circuit-breaker lockdown early after pizza parlour blunder

A tough lockdown for the state’s almost two million people will now end late tomorrow.

# circuit-breaker - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

South Australia announces six-day 'circuit-breaker' lockdown after sudden outbreak

Schools, shops, pubs, factories and even takeaway restaurants have been told to close.

# circuit-breaker - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

MPs to vote on Johnson's three-level Covid plan amid fallout over 'ignored' circuit breaker advice

The idea of a “short, hard lockdown” has also been mooted here.

# circuit-breaker - Friday 9 October, 2020

Explainer: Why have people been talking about a 'circuit breaker' lockdown - and is there evidence it would work?

A circuit breaker lockdown involves a short, sharp period of tightened restrictions.