Protest under COVID-19: Resource Update 12/10/2020

New Coronavirus regulations were published on Friday 9 Oct and expire on 26 October. Despite new restrictions on sport and closures of pubs and cafes there appear to be no new restrictions on other outdoor gatherings. You can still meet outside in groups if either: * You’re six people or fewer from one or two…

Protest under COVID-19, 7 October Update

The Scottish Government regulations on COVID-19 were last updated on 25 September. This is the law – it’s what the police can enforce: The law says you can meet outside in groups if either: * You’re six people or fewer from one or two households. OR * It’s for an activity organised by a named…

COVID-19 Phase 1 Briefing

We have published a briefing to help you know your rights under Phase 1 of the Scottish Government’s COVID-19 regulations. The briefing is also available as a series of info cards. Read this and all our Coronavirus guidances on our special page here.

Police powers under Lockdown

As a group, we fully support the medical and healthcare advice regarding physical distancing at this current time.  However, we are concerned about the following things and want more clarity and commitment from the Scottish Government that they have a robust plan for this: Restriction on protest Societal mental health (with lack of socialising, exercise…