Boris Johnson has stated that the UK is "now seeing a second wave" of coronavirus.

The Prime Minister has warned that tighter social distancing measures may be implimented by the UK Government.

When discussing a second wave, Mr Johnson added that "it's been inevitable we'd see it in this country."

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The PM stated that he did not "want to go into bigger lockdown measures" but that they may be necessary.

On Friday, the UK recorded a further 4,322 confirmed cases of coronavirus.