• Kirsten

Covid Update - 17th May 2021

Covid Restrictions Update -

From today, East Renfrewshire has moved to Level 2. This is an important step forward but please be aware that we are seeing a concerning rise in numbers in East Renfrewshire so it is even more important to remember FACTS and stick to the rules.

Move to Level 2 for whole of Scotland - except in Moray and Glasgow - both will remain in Level 3 Islands communities to move to Level 1 People in level 0, 1, or 2 unable to enter a Level 3 or 4 area unless for permitted reason. Unfortunately this means no travel to Glasgow for leisure or socialising. Outdoors - Meet in groups of 8 from up to 8 households Indoors - Meet 6 people from 3 households Overnight stays allowed No need for physical distancing - HUGS ALLOWED!! Firstly only in private homes and gardens.

Hospitality: Up to 6 from 3 households can meet indoors Alcohol able to be served indoors until 10h30 (for 2 hour slots)

Events: Outdoor seated and open space events can have 500 people Outdoor grouped standing events 250 people Indoor small seated events with 100 people Cinemas, theatres, music venues, comedy clubs, arcades, bingo and casinos can reopen Group exercise allowed indoors Adult outdoor contact sports

International travel: Traffic light system from Monday Red list - managed isolation for 10 days Amber list - self isolate for 10 days at home with 2 PCR tests Green list - PCR test on arrival - countries same as England for now.