The Evening Standard

Coronavirus: What does a local London lockdown look like?

June 30, 2020

The city of Leicester's facing two more weeks of lockdown as the rest of England prepares to head to the pub this weekend. Boris Johnson says it's part of the government's new "whack-a-mole" approach to deal with local flare ups of coronavirus. But if London's hit, what would a lockdown look like? The Institute of Government's Alex Thomas tells us it's complicated.