With experts predicting a winter rise in Covid-19, Lincolnshire health expert urges people to 'take advantage of your freedoms'
People should start taking advantage of the good summertime weather and “make the most of the freedoms” they have, Lincolnshire health bosses said.
Assistant director of public health at Lincolnshire County Council Tony McGinty said people locking down for a long time meant they had potentially not been as physically active, had not been getting the benefits of the sun on their skin and had suffered mental health issues due to a lack of social contacts.
He said: “It’s summertime, the weather is good, and we don’t know how things are going to go as we go into autumn and winter.
More by this authorDaniel Jaines, Local Democracy Reporter
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