Will putting London into Tier 3 cripple the economy?


A new coronavirus variant is spreading rapidly through southern England, with London and parts of the commuter belt placed under tougher restrictions in response to soaring cases.

The capital and parts of Essex and Hertfordshire will face Tier 3 restrictions from Wednesday following “very sharp, exponential rises” in cases.

Former Professor of Pathology Dr John Lee speaks to Julia Hartley-Brewer on talkRADIO about the impact tougher restrictions in the capital will have across England.