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What are the latest level 4 restrictions?

Will schools close?

All secondary schools and further education colleges in Wales transitioned to online classes on Monday December 14.

A number of counties also closed primary schools early, including Cardiff and Swansea.

Mark Drakeford had initially been committed to keeping schools open for as long as possible, urging parents to continue sending their children until the end of term. On Nov 27,  Mr Drakeford said, “It is important for our children not to miss out further.”

“Parents will know just how important this period the end of term is, especially in primary schools. Children benefit from being with their

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What do new restrictions mean for schools?

What does tier 4 mean for schools? (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
What does tier 4 mean for schools? (Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Boris Johnson has announced London and parts of southeast England will enter tier 4 from Sunday, a new level of restrictions designed to battle a novel variant of Covid-19.

According to the prime minister, all tier 3 areas in the southeast will move to tier 4, including Kent, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, parts of Hampshire and most of Surrey, in addition to all 32 London boroughs and the City of London.

Areas in the new tier will essentially be placed under lockdown, with a “stay in place” order going into effect from Sunday

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