LOCKDOWN is set to be relaxed for a week over the Christmas period but Brits will be hit with tough restrictions until late December.
Families will be granted a total of six days to enjoy their festive freedom between December 22-28.
Meanwhile, leaked documents have revealed that every adult in the UK will be vaccinated against Covid by April.
Yesterday Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the first Brit patients could get a vaccine in December, subject to approval.
He confirmed that the Government has formally asked the regulator - the MHRA - to assess the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine for use in the UK.
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