Northerners not welcome: Cornwall tourist bosses tell holiday-makers from tier 3 to stay away - EpicNews

Tourism bosses in Cornwall have informed northerners hoping to go to this half time period to stay away for worry they’ll unfold coronavirus across the south-west.

Officials and councillors within the county have urged inns, B&Bs, visitor homes and caravan parks to refuse anybody they think of coming from tier two or three areas – the place additional restrictions have been imposed as a result of an infection charges are so excessive.

That consists of enormous swathes of the north, in addition to Birmingham and London.

Julian German, ledare of Cornwall Council, stated: “I am not willing to undo the fantastic work of our public health team in keeping our residents safe, and that is why I am asking those who visit us to follow the rules.”

And, within the bluntest of warnings, he added: “Do not travel to Cornwall if you live in a high-risk area.”

He spoke days after weekly figures confirmed Cornwall had the bottom an infection charges within the nation with simply 26.2 circumstances per 100,000 folks.

Crucially, that may be a quantity which, week on week, had really fallen.

But Councillor Bell stated: “We know from other areas of the country how quickly the picture can change.”

He added: “It is not easy, especially after such a difficult year, to ask any business to turn trade away, but these are exceptional circumstances and we are asking everyone to work with us to keep Cornwall safe.”

Hie message was echoed by Malcolm Bell, chief govt of Visit Cornwall, who stated in a press release: “We all need to play our part in limiting the spread and intensity of the Covid 19 crisis by reinforcing the government guidance for areas with high level and high restriction.”

Although authorities tips state that journey ought to not be undertaken by anybody in a tier three space, it’s not towards the regulation for them to achieve this.