Proposed lockdown restrictions could ban people leaving their house (Image: Getty)
A week after Prime Minister Boris Johnson plunged England into its third national lockdown, ministers are considering tighter coronavirus restrictions which could see masks being mandatory everywhere and even scrapping vital support bubbles.
Rules banning people from different households who are not in a support bubble from exercising together are also under discussion.
These proposed restrictions would bring the country in line with the measures first introduced back in March.
A Government source said allowing two people from different households to meet for exercise was “being used as an excuse for people to go for a coffee in the park with their friends”.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
They added: “It may be we tighten up on things like that.”
Former footballer Gary Neville has lashed out at proposed tighter restrictions claiming they could ban people leaving their home more than once a week.
He tweeted: “News of a stricter lockdown being introduced.