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UK: Londoners head to train station as lockdown restrictions ease01:32

UK: Londoners head to train station as lockdown restrictions ease

United Kingdom, London
July 6, 2020 at 13:15 GMT -00:00 · Published

Passengers were seen coming and going from St Pancras International train station, in London on Monday, after restrictions to non-essential travel were eased on Friday.

Travellers carrying their luggage were seen saying their goodbyes at the entrance of St Pancras International, as they entered the station to leave the capital.

St Pancras International, a central London railway hub, connects London to Belgium, France and the Netherlands via the Eurostar.

Holidaymakers will be allowed to travel to certain European countries, including Germany, Spain and France, without the need to quarantine upon their return, but must provide their address upon returning from abroad.

Pubs, restaurants and barbershops have reopened on July 4. Under the eased restrictions, the two-metre (six feet) distance rule is being reduced to one metre (three feet) in England, with Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales opting against a reduction.

This comes as the UK experienced its lowest number of confirmed cases in a single day since March 15.

UK: Londoners head to train station as lockdown restrictions ease01:32
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Passengers were seen coming and going from St Pancras International train station, in London on Monday, after restrictions to non-essential travel were eased on Friday.

Travellers carrying their luggage were seen saying their goodbyes at the entrance of St Pancras International, as they entered the station to leave the capital.

St Pancras International, a central London railway hub, connects London to Belgium, France and the Netherlands via the Eurostar.

Holidaymakers will be allowed to travel to certain European countries, including Germany, Spain and France, without the need to quarantine upon their return, but must provide their address upon returning from abroad.

Pubs, restaurants and barbershops have reopened on July 4. Under the eased restrictions, the two-metre (six feet) distance rule is being reduced to one metre (three feet) in England, with Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales opting against a reduction.

This comes as the UK experienced its lowest number of confirmed cases in a single day since March 15.

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