Busy Sunderland streets

14 pictures of Sunderland city centre on the last day before second national COVID lockdown

Shoppers wait in long queues as Sunderland city centre streets are bustling ahead of second national lockdown.

Wednesday, 4th November 2020, 3:10 pm

Thousands hit the shops on the last day before many are to close for four weeks as part of a national lockdown.

Announcing the strict restrictions on Saturday, October 31, Prime Minister Boris Johnson also told the nation that pubs, restaurants and leisure facilities will close for four weeks – until Wednesday, December 2.

These are 14 pictures from Sunderland city centre streets on the last day before the second lockdown which the Government hope will help slow the spread of coronavirus.

Page 1 of 4