Londoners Flee City Ahead Of New Lockdown [VIDEO]

The Guardian reports:

Police will be asked to block families from driving out of tier 4 areas and extra officers will be deployed at railway stations to clampdown on non-essential journeys, it has been announced, following crowded scenes at transport hubs in the capital.

The new tier 4 measures imposed from Sunday in London and the south-east indefinitely prohibit non-essential travel out of the area as well as household mixing, including throughout the festive period.

The UK government minister with responsibility for travel, Grant Shapps, said: “If you are in tier 4, the law means you must stay at home and you cannot stay overnight away from home.”

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