Bookshops able to open from 26 April
20 April 2021
On 20 April 2021, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced
details of the further relaxation of restrictions across
From Monday 26 April 2021, hospitality venues such as cafés,
pubs and restaurants can reopen, along with tourist accommodation.
Non-essential retail outlets (including bookshops
of course) can also reopen, in addition to indoor attractions and
public buildings such as galleries, museums and libraries.
The First Minister confirmed that all parts of Scotland will
move to Level 3 from Monday 26 April. The remaining travel
restrictions within Scotland will be lifted and travel within the
UK will be permitted for any purpose.
If everyone continues to follow the rules, the First Minister
said it is expected that all of Scotland will move to Level 2 on
Monday 17 May.
For the full announcement and more information, see the Scottish Government website.