It is believed at the moment that only a small group of retailers will be allowed to remain open.
Will i have to close my business? we currently have a limited list of what is believed to be essential shops. As the Government develops the list we will release and update these details These are not limited to the following.
- Pet shops
- Hardware stores
- Post Offices
It is not yet clear if Takeaway and delivery only food services are allowed to remain open but many would consider them as non-essential businesses.
The Government advice is now to stay at home.
- Only go outside for food, health reasons or essential work
- Stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people
- Wash your hands as soon as you get home