Coronavirus

Thousands of ravers hit Liverpool in trial reopening from lockdown

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Several thousand music fans became the first people in Britain in more than a year to legally dance, drink and listen to music in a nightclub, as part of a test to see whether social distancing measures can be eased without triggering new coronavirus outbreaks. The 3,000 attendees, all local residents, were to be tested before and after the event, and researchers will study air quality and movement in the venue.

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