“Anyone experiencing violence, including coercive and controlling behaviours, should not feel in any way inhibited by the current coronavirus outbreak to report a crime against them.
“You should continue to work and care for your animals in the normal manner, as far as possible.”
This will cover a range of businesses, including restaurants, bars, pubs, cafes, shops, cinemas, bingo halls and letting agents.
“Once you give a charlatan power over you, you almost never get it back.” Carl Sagan
Businesses in Scotland are able to apply for a one off grant. This is in addition to the tax relief measures already announced in order to support them during the COVID-19 crisis.
“We have now informed councils that any additional expenditure to maximise the care available to our communities, aligned to work that is already underway, will be covered by the Scottish Government.”
Every citizen is instructed to comply with these new measures.
The Scottish First Minister asked the public to comply with new restrictions to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, coronavirus, tonight, 23rd of March.
“Today we have also had to call on military help to transport a patient from one of Scotland’s islands to the mainland for treatment.”
New powers to the Police to compel potentially infectious people to undergo COVID-19 screening and assessment are amongst a number of emergency powers included in a Coronavirus Bill introduced into the UK Parliament.