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Leicester lockdown: 'Shocked' residents prepare for new restrictions

BBC News Tuesday, 30 June 2020 ()
People in Leicester city centre react to the UK's first local lockdown which was imposed on Monday.
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News video: Leicester residents wake up as the city becomes first to be locked down in government's 'whack-a-mole' coronavirus strategy

Leicester residents wake up as the city becomes first to be locked down in government's 'whack-a-mole' coronavirus strategy 00:39

Leicester residents have spoke of their frustration at the return of lockdown but many claim they are "not surprised at all" after the city appeared to return to "complete normality." Restrictions have returned to the East Midlands city after Health Secretary Matt Hancock confirmed the measures to...

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