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Bishopsteignton Lockdown Diary

This week’s Coronavirus related news. Interesting turn around update from the Government amidst mixed messages.

Thoughts and feelings of the village as it faced the nineteenth, and looks forward to the twentieth week since lockdown was announced. Logged in visitors can post their comments below.

While responses to the Coronavirus Lockdown continue to develop over the coming weeks, we still want to record thoughts and actions in Bishopsteignton. Please leave two or three sentences and any images you may have in the comments section below.

News since last week

Coronavirus: India becomes third country to pass two million cases – BBC News

Donald Trump: Facebook and Twitter restrict the president’s accounts – BBC Newsnight

How accurate are coronavirus tests? – BBC Newsnight

New tests which detect coronavirus in 90 minutes to be rolled out in England – BBC News

Further coronavirus restrictions will be local not national says UK government – BBC News

Lockdown easing on hold as shielding ends – Covid-19: Top stories this morning – BBC

Lockdown easing on hold in England as coronavirus cases rise – BBC News

New lockdown for northern England as coronavirus cases surge – BBC News

Posts on social media by local businesses and organisations made in the last week

Bishopsteignton Banter

Bishopsteignton Village Website

The Cockhaven Arms

BBC Spotlight