Boris Johnson speech today live – Prime Minister gives press conference on new local lockdowns

The Prime Minister will address the nation this evening on the latest plans for local lockdowns.

His speech comes after Heath Secretary Matt Hancock announced this morning that almost of England would be going into either Tier 2 or 3 at the end of the national lockdown on December 2.

The entirety of East Anglia has been placed under Tier 2 lockdown restrictions, for more on what that means for our county and region you can click here.

You can also find out what tier your postcode is in here.

Mr Johnson will speak to the nation hours after coming out of self-isolation due to contact with an MP who had .

Mr Johnson will begin the press conference at 5pm, although he has been late to a number of previous conferences including one last week which eventually started at 7pm.

Scroll on to read more about the new local lockdowns and what it means for you and your family.

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