PIERS Morgan’s son Spencer has escaped Tier 4 lockdown by jetting to Barbados – after escaping London’s “cancelled Christmas”.
The 27-year-old beforehand revealed that he’d travelled from Tier 4 London to his well-known dad’s Tier 2 residence in East Sussex for festive celebrations.
However his loophole success was short-lived, with the world being upgraded to the very best lockdown on Boxing Day.
Underneath these guidelines, all travel – including international holidays – is banned, except there may be an important purpose reminiscent of work, training, or childcare.
Nevertheless, Spencer uploaded a topless snap to his Instagram web page at this time revealing he was now in sunny Barbados.
Within the photograph, Spencer is carrying a pair of shiny blue swimming trunks and sun shades, with the glistening ocean seen behind him.
Absorbing the solar, he captioned the snap: “The quarantine Christmas was price it. Farewell to an absolute shambles of a yr ✌🏻” – and a put up shared to his Instagram Story revealed that he was with buddies.
Piers has not revealed the place he spent the Christmas interval.
It’s believed that the household spent Christmas collectively at his Newick house after they escaped Tier 4 lockdown in London by travelling out of town on the day Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the changes.
Piers revealed in April that his parents were self-isolating in his countryside abode this yr whereas he remained in London for work commitments.
This implies Spencer could have have loved a heat reunion along with his grandparents.
Spencer is Piers’ oldest youngster with ex-wife Marion Shalloe, who he additionally shares 23-year-old Stanley and 20-year-old Bertie with.
He and spouse Celia are dad and mom to nine-year-old Elise.
After the PM’s announcement earlier this month that outlined new lockdown guidelines coming into impact from the next day, Spencer tweeted: “Escaping to our house in Sussex just in time #adaptandovercome #tier2.”
Having made his escape, he then shared a photograph of the luxurious backyard as he wrote: “Tier 2 ain’t too unhealthy”.
He shared the identical image to his Instagram Story, tagging Newick as the placement.
Earlier this month, Piers was caught flouting lockdown rules by not carrying a face masks in a taxi.
The presenter admitted to being a “Covidiot” after The Solar uncovered his error, insisting that he’d put a masks on shortly after the pic was taken.
Nevertheless, he confessed that he by no means ought to have gotten into the black cab with out it already on as he took full accountability and apologised for the blunder.
Piers has been one of many nation’s largest critics of the federal government’s dealing with of the coronavirus pandemic, and recurrently slams individuals who have damaged the principles on his in style Twitter web page in addition to on GMB.
He has regularly clashed with Spencer over their differing views on Covid, with Spencer insisting that solely those that are excessive threat needs to be compelled to observe nationwide lockdowns in order that the remainder of the nation can get again to regular.
Matt Hancock previously slammed the hoards of people who fled Tier 4 areas as “massively irresponsible”, with London’s packed stations described as a “battle zone” on the evening of the announcement.
Mr Johnson begged Brits to “keep native” this Christmas in a bid to cease the unfold of coronavirus as a brand new, extra infectious pressure of the lethal bug emerged.
Cancelling the festive season for hundreds of thousands, the PM warned the robust restrictions in London and the South East had been wanted to cease the brand new variant – which is believed to be about 70% extra infectious than the preliminary pressure.
Professor Chris Whitty begged folks to remain at residence as the principles had been unveiled, warning: “If in case you have packed a bag, unpack it.”
But inside hours there have been lengthy queues of site visitors on roads out of London and chaotic crushes at railway terminals as folks fled to keep away from the brutal new restrictions.
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Tier 4’s strict lockdown rules enforce a travel ban by law, with the previously promised five-day Christmas bubbles scrapped – and there being no entry or exits allowed to be made to or from the tier.
There was particular concern about those travelling from Tier 4 into parts of the country that are currently in Tiers 1 to 3, which would spread the new strain.
While Tier 4 areas were only permitted to spend Christmas with their household or support bubble, the rest of England also had their five-day Christmas bubble scrapped, with families only permitted to mix indoors on the 25th of December.
The PM said he “bitterly regretted” cancelling holidays for millions of people, and on 26 December a host of other areas were upgraded to Tier 4 lockdown – including Sussex.