Gyms to reopen on July 25 as WHO warn virus is ‘getting worse’ and UK deaths hit 44,650


THE reopening date for gyms and nail bars has finally been revealed by Oliver Dowden.

Mr Dowden announced on Thursday that gyms, beauty salons and swimming pools can resume operation in the coming weeks – with new social-distancing measures.

Meanwhile, people in ‘high risk’ occupations will be tested for coronavirus even if they showing no symptoms with jobs including taxi drivers, cleaners and shop workers – the Department of Health has announced.

And Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled a host of new measures to get Britain’s economy moving again in a mini-Budget such as a six-month stamp duty holiday for homes up to £500,000.

But the director general of the World Health Organisation has revealed that in some countries, Covid-19 is getting worse and not under control “in most of the world”.

It comes as the coronavirus death toll in the UK rose to44,650 after 48 more deaths in were recorded on July 10, 2020.

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