What are the lockdown restrictions across the UK?
Life will almost be back to normal in Scotland as of next Monday when remaining restrictions on social gatherings and physical distancing are eased.
The majority of Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted from the UK’s four countries, but certain safeguards still remain.
Here’s what you need to know.
– What is the picture in Scotland?
From next Monday, restrictions on physical distancing and limits to size of social gatherings will be lifted, allowing large-scale events to take place.
No venues will be legally required to remain closed, meaning nightclubs can now reopen. But life will not quite be as it was pre-pandemic.
Contact tracing of positive cases will remain, pubs and restaurants must continue to collect customer details and home working will continue to be advised.
Ms Sturgeon told MSPs that her Government was carefully considering some kind of “Covid-19 status certification” as a condition of access to certain higher risk venues in future.
She said an app was being developed to allow for this kind of certification for…