The government has confirmed changes to what is allowed in relation to outdoor sport and physical activity as part of the next phase of its response to the Covid-19 outbreak.
People can now spend time outdoors as often as they wish subject to:
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Oliver Dowden, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, tweeted:
In recent weeks our daily exercise has been so important to our health & wellbeing— Oliver Dowden (@OliverDowden) May 10, 2020
Now in tentative steps fwd, & in the least risky outdoor environments, we can imminently allow some sports activity like golf, basketball, tennis, fishing - solo/in households
Guidance to follow pic.twitter.com/pcN3MpBzII
We will provide further guidance as it is issued by the government.
27 May 2020
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