Does Plan B mean another lockdown?
The government has consistently said there are no plans for another lockdown in England.
Health Secretary Sajid Javid told MPs in September that the government could bring in extra measures in England - "Plan B" - to protect the NHS from "unsustainable pressure":
The restrictions listed under Plan B are:
These would bring England effectively in line with restrictions now in place in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Mr Javid said on 20 October that there were still no current plans to bring in Plan B, although he warned that restrictions were more likely if vaccine take-up faltered.BE PREPARED, HAVE A SILVER LIFE MASK WITH YOU AT ALL TIMES