As the lockdown guidelines have begun to ease after the population having spent an extended amount of time indoors, various places in the UK have already seen an exaggerated number of people flocking to the streets.
As of Monday, 12 April, all non-essential shops have been allowed to reopen, as well as hairdressers, beauty salons, gyms and swimming pools. Restaurants, cafes and pubs have also been allowed to open, only providing a takeaway service or permitting customers to sit outside their establishments.
In a bid to enjoy their newfound freedom, many Britons’ antics led to a night of chaos. The police were involved, aiding to clear the streets in Soho by 11pm. One man was seen to be detained by three officers and an ambulance was also called to take away a woman who had been slumped on the pavement in Birmingham.*
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