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23 February 2021, 12:11
When does working from home end? Here's what we know about when Brits might be back to the office under the lockdown roadmap.
The Prime Minister announced that lockdown will be lifted in four stages, which will be five weeks apart.
He stressed that the government would be driven by 'data not dates', and that each stage would be dependent on the following:
One area that he did not give a provisional date for, however, is the return to the office for Brits working from home.
Here's what we know about when that might be.
Toward the end of his announcement, Boris Johnson said that there are four reviews yet to be conducted, and that one of these will concern working from home.
The review, due to be completed by 21 June, will examine social distancing requirements, the use of face masks and requirements to work from home.
Therefore, it is likely that the working from home advice will continue until 21 June.
The Roadmap states: "Businesses must also continue to take necessary precautions as restrictions ease. The overwhelming majority of businesses that remained open during the pandemic did so in a Covid-secure way.
"The government will update Covid-secure guidance to provide further advice on how businesses can improve fresh air flow in indoor workplaces and introduce regular testing to reduce risk."