Here's when hairdressers in Luton will reopen during Boris Johnson's 'roadmap' out of lockdown

Boris Johnson will announce his four stage plan out of lockdown today (February 22) in the House of Commons at 3.30pm

By Reporter
Monday, 22nd February 2021, 2:13 pm
Updated Monday, 22nd February 2021, 2:14 pm

Ahead of the Prime Minister announcing his 'roadmap' out of lockdown, reports suggest hairdressers and beauty salons will remain closed until late April.

The reopening of close contact personal care services is set to happen during step three of the government's plans to ease lockdown restrictions.

Depending on coronavirus infection rates that could start in May. Infection rates in Luton are currently 236.6 per 100,000 population.

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Hairdressers in Luton are expected to reopen in mid-April at the earliest ,as part of Boris Johnson's roadmap out of lockdown

Phase one of Mr Johnson's route out of lockdown will focus on reopening schools on March 8. Outdoor sports will return on March 29 and up to six people will be able to meet outdoors from this date on as well.

Phase three of the Prime Minister's road map will involve the reopening of non-essential shops, and hairdressers fit this category. This is also when pubs and restaurants will be able to serve food and refreshments outdoors.