The government has confirmed more changes to lockdown restrictions as measures are eased again.

In Boris Johnson's latest coronavirus announcement, the Prime Minister confirmed that from Saturday, August 15, theatres, casinos, indoor play areas and bowling alleys will be allowed to reopen in England.

The changes form part of the  government's plan  to ease measures put in place to stop the  spread of coronavirus.

Socially distanced audiences will be allowed back in to indoor venues, while wedding receptions of up to 30 people will also be allowed from this weekend.

From September 1, schools, nurseries and colleges will open for all children and young people on a full-time basis while universities are working to reopen as fully as possible.

These lockdown restrictions were initially due to be eased on August 1, but a spike in coronavirus cases at the time resulted in a two week delay.

And there are still a number of things we will not be able to do.

Advice on the government website confirms people should not:

Some businesses will remain closed until the government can ascertain that they have been made sufficiently COVID-19 Secure.

Nightclubs, dance halls and sexual entertainment venues will remain closed.

It is against the law for gatherings of more than 30 people to take place in private homes, which includes gardens and other outdoor spaces.

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The government recently expanded its list of places where the use of face coverings is mandatory.

The use of face coverings in shops and supermarkets became mandatory on July 24 as part of efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

It was already a  requirement to wear them on public transport  and measures can be taken if people do not comply with the law.

People who repeatedly refuse to wear a face mask face increased fines of up to £3,200.