5th January 2021
The government announced a new national lockdown in England on Monday 4 Janaury amid Covid-19 infection rates.
The lockdown has implications on what exercise can take place and, therefore, handball activity.
Under the lockdown people should look to minimise time spent outside your home.
Information on the Sport England website states:
It's against the law to meet socially with family or friends unless they're part of your household or support bubble. You can only leave your home to exercise, and not for the purpose of recreation or leisure (e.g. a picnic or a social meeting). This should be limited to once per day, and you shouldn't travel outside your local area.
You can exercise in a public outdoor place:
Exercise outdoors should be limited to once per day, and you shouldn’t travel outside your local area to do so.
Public outdoor places include: