Music: Coronavirus

(asked on 25th November 2020) - View Source

Question to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport:

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether outdoor congregational carol singing will be permitted as part of their COVID-19 Winter Plan.


Answered by
Baroness Barran Portrait
Baroness Barran
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education)
This question was answered on 1st December 2020

Carol singing can take place if all attendees comply with the latest guidance for the Christmas period as published here.

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Recent Documents related to Music: Coronavirus

1. Guidance for the Christmas period
24/12/2020 - Cabinet Office
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Found: ' .;_, .;_, V V V v Friday, 25 December 1 COVID-19: Guidance for the Christmas period Contents

2. Permit congregational singing in English churches in some circumstances.
30/06/2021 - Petitions

Found: We respectfully ask the Government to (a) consider aligning the rules on singing in English churches

3. COVID-19 Winter Plan
23/11/2020 - Cabinet Office
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Found: COVID - 19 WINTER PLAN November 2020 CP 324 COVID -

4. COVID-19 Winter Plan
23/11/2020 - Cabinet Office
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Found: COVID - 19 WINTER PLAN November 2020 CP 324 COVID -

5. COVID-19 Response: Autumn and Winter Plan 2021
14/09/2021 - Cabinet Office
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Found: COVID-19 RESPONSE: AUTUMN AND WINTER PLANSeptember 2021COVID-19 RESPONSE: AUTUMN AND WINTER PLAN 1CONTENTS1

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30/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

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2: is aware that the events to which he refers are part of the events research programme, and particular - Speech Link
3: say what plans the Government have now to review the research on congregational singing with the use of - Speech Link

2. Covid 19: Winter Plan
24/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: will make a Statement on the Government’s Covid winter plan. For the first time since this wretched virus - Speech Link
2: we are not there yet. First, we must get through winter without the virus spreading out of control and - Speech Link
3: others in outdoor public spaces, subject to the rule of six; collective worship, weddings and outdoor sports - Speech Link

3. Covid-19: Wedding Venues
24/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: in England. Venues should ensure that they are Covid-19 secure, with clear social distancing in place - Speech Link
2: announcement that my noble friend refers to. The Government are supporting commitment by lifting the ban - Speech Link
3: before the House, but I can assure him that the Government are committed to supporting marriage. As the - Speech Link

4. Covid-19 Update
02/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: have been. But the R is still above one in every part of England—as it is across much of Europe—and the - Speech Link

5. Covid-19: Places of Worship
03/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Prime Minister’s remarks on Saturday 31 October, whether they will now produce the evidence that justifies - Speech Link
2: come to a critical point in the fight against Covid-19. The R rate is above one across England, and the - Speech Link
3: Minister is not going to announce a reversal of government policy, but can he at least give an assurance - Speech Link

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