France lockdown: Is France in lockdown? State of emergency declared | World | News


Jogging and dog-walking will still be allowed during the curfew but, as happened during the two-month lockdown earlier, a signed permit will be required, which can be downloaded onto a phone.

Wedding celebrations and other parties are now banned.

The worst affected areas are Paris, Ill-de-France, Grenoble, Lille, Lyon, Aix-Marseille, Saint Etienne and Toulouse

The curfew is expected to last four weeks.