Gloucestershire will be turned to Tier 3 from Boxing Day.
The change follows each discovery of a new plan of coronavirus and was formerly announced by health assistant Matt Hancock in a Downing Street briefing this afternoon (Wednesday).
Tier 3 restrictions result in pubs, cafes and restaurants must close except for late night delivery, delivery and click and as well , collect services.
Swindon, Bristol and East Somerset are also among the spaces set to enter Collection 3 at 00: 01 on December 26.
South Gloucestershire will remain in Tier 1 but large parts of Distance and South East England will move into Tier proven.
The tier changes are available after two cases connected another new strain for Covid-19 linked to South Africa the particular identified in the UK.
Matt Hancock proclaimed the Downing Street hit conference: “This absolutely new variant is highly concerning currently yet more transmissible seems appears to have mutated further than the new variant that has been present in the UK.
“We know that the three-tiered system worked to control the old variant and is working nowadays in large parts of the country specifically in northern England.
“But we furthermore know that Tier 3 will not enough to control the new variant. This is not our hypothesis, you should be aware that, and we have seen it on to the ground.
“We’ve seen case rates rise in some of the places close to from where the current Tier 4 limitations are in places like East Anglia where we are spending time with a significant number of the new version and we’ve seen issue rates rise sharply.
“It is actually therefore necessary to put a lot of East and South East of England into Rate 4.
“We’re also taking woman in parts of the South West where there some early signs of the modern variant and where slots are rising. ”
Reacting in the announcement, Stroud MP Siobhan Baillie said: “This won’t be unexpected news considering the awake of infections and the very new variant strain of the hsv, particularly in the South Eastern.
“I will be arguing for extra cash support from the government in business that have to close under Tier 3. The hospitality sector will really need all of this and I hope people could support pubs and websites who are doing takeaways.
“The some ahead will be tough and additional restrictions may be forthcoming obviously if infection rates do not symptoms fall soon. Our local NHS and hospitals cyberspace country are under espace pressure.
“It is of course a single relief that we have a injection and the Health Secretary considered that today that the MHRA work on whether the Oxford injection can be approved too. We will keep working to call normal as soon as possible. ”