UK news Anger as day trippers flock to north coast once again despite lockdown last news
PremierLeague-News.Com - Day trippers have once again flocked to the scenic Causeway Coast despite lockdown rules discouraging non-essential travel.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! "Day trippers have once again flocked to the scenic Causeway Coast despite lockdown rules discouraging non-essential travel. There were crowded scenes in both Portrush and Portstewart town centres on Sunday afternoon and long traffic queues on all approach roads to the resorts. Despite the ongoing lockdown restrictions and government advice to stay at home, the seaside towns and beaches on the north coast were jammed with day trippers turning up anyway. Non-essential travel is also discouraged as part of the Executive's current lockdown.Photographs showed a large number of visitors walking through Portstewart as nose-to-tail traffic choked the famous promenade.Last month, First Minister Arlene Foster said Stormont ministers were forced to consider tougher lockdown measures as a consequence of the crowds that descended on the north coast around the New Year.On Sunday afternoon, the PSNI issued a warning that they were conducting vehicle checkpoints around the north coast to ensure the public health regulations were being followed.
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. In line with the Health Protection Regulations, we are reminding the public of the need to maintain safe social distance and to stay within their bubbles. We are asking all of you to work with us to ensure safe spaces for all."Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens council, Alderman Mark Fielding said he has been contacted by local residents throughout today who are angry that crowds have descended on the seaside towns once again."We want to get out of the current lockdown and be in a better place but scenes like this when people are flocking to the area doesn't help matters," he added. Many locals also took to social media saying the scenes along the north coast were "like a summer's day"."
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