Coronavirus (COVID-19 Update 23/3/2020

All Luton AC Venues are CLOSED until further notice. 

Stay at Home

  • only go outside for food, health reasons or essential work

  • stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people

  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home

Anyone can spread the Virus.

gov.uk Full guidance on staying at home and away from others

Statement from the Angling Trust 23/3/2020

LET’S BE CLEAR. THE LOCKDOWN MEANS NO FISHING. WE WILL SEEK CLARIFICATION AS TO WHETHER FISHING IS AN ALLOWED FORM OF EXERCISE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, BUT FOR NOW WE CAN’T LEAVE OUR HOMES FOR ANYTHING OTHER THAN THE REASONS STATED BELOW. STAY SAFE

People in the UK will only be allowed to leave their home for the following purposes:

Shopping for basic necessities, as infrequently as possible


One form of exercise a day – for example a run, walk, or cycle – alone or with members of your household


Any medical need, to provide care or to help a vulnerable person


Travelling to and from work, but only where this is absolutely necessary and cannot be done from home


Police will have the powers to enforce the rules, including through fines and dispersing gatherings.

 

To ensure compliance with the instruction to stay at home, the government will:

Close all shops selling non-essential goods, including clothing and electronic stores and other premises including libraries, playgrounds and outdoor gyms, and places of worship


Stop all gatherings of more than two people in public – excluding people you live with


Stop all social events, including weddings, baptisms and other ceremonies, but excluding funerals


Parks will remain open for exercise, but gatherings will be dispersed.