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Bishopsteignton Lockdown Diary

Last night’s Government announcement and other news. The thoughts and feelings of the village as it faces the eighth day of lockdown. You can now post images in the comments.

While responses to the Coronavirus Lockdown develop over the next few weeks, we want to record thoughts and actions in Bishopsteignton one day at a time. Please leave two or three sentences in the comments section below. Tomorrow we shall lock these comments and publish Day Nine.

News since last nights announcement

Coronavirus: Moscow goes into lockdown – BBC News

Coronavirus: Trump extends US guidelines beyond Easter – BBC News

Coronavirus: On the road with British police enforcing social distancing – BBC Newsnight

Posts on social media by local businesses and organisations made on this day

From the Parish Council:

From Old Walls Vineyard

From The Cockhaven Arms

From Teignmouth Oracle