LiveCoronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Country on 'full lockdown' after emergency measures put in place, restrictions on when the public can leave their homes and all non essential shops to close
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Scottish Government statistics show tat there are 584 positive cases of coronavirus across the country and sadly 16 patients in Scotland who have tested positive have died.
Coronavirus in Scotland RECAP: Latest updates on COVID-19 in Scotland
Last updated: Tuesday, 24 March, 2020, 19:58
- Country on 'full lockdown' after emergency measures put in place
- Restrictions on when the public can leave their homes
- All non essential shops to close
Glasgow and Edinburgh among local authorities to suspend car parking charges
UK to recruit 250,000 NHS volunteers
Latest figures across the UK
Police Scotland will increase patrols in key areas around Scotland to enforce a coronavirus lockdown announced last night.
Hebridean music festival in 'Hawaii of the North' is cancelled
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