Coronavirus: England's shops, gyms and hairdressers reopen

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In the latest easing of Covid rules, England and Wales are enjoying a reopening of services, including non-essential shops and beauty salons.

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In England, gyms, zoos and hairdressers can also reopen, while restaurants and pubs can welcome customers outside.

Here are some pictures from Monday's reopening.

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Indoor swimmers hit the water at Clissold Leisure Centre in north London.

Aquabatix, a synchronised swimming team, practised their moves at the centre.

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Queues formed outside stores in the early hours of Monday, including at Primark in Cardiff.

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And also at Primark in Truro.

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Sports enthusiasts waited outside the Nike store in central London.

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A customer received a hair styling at Bronte's Hair Boutique in Leek, Staffordshire.

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Customers sat in front of protective screens as they received manicures at a re-opened nail bar in Liverpool.

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Fitness fans in Falmouth stepped into St Michael's Health Club for some early morning training.

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London gym users also felt the burn on Monday, at Clissold Leisure Centre.

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Just after midnight, pub-goers enjoyed themselves at Switch bar in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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A customer enjoyed a pint and a pasty at The Front pub on Custom House Quay in Falmouth.

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Customers used the test-and-trace app before they sat down for outdoor pints.

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There were also celebrations at The Fox on the Hill pub in south London.

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Drinkers in Portsmouth were fully prepared for rain.

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The sun shone on customers enjoying food and drink at The Angel on the Bridge in Henley on Thames.

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Thrill-seekers also enjoyed themselves on the Swarm rollercoaster at Thorpe Park theme park in Chertsey.

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And people braved getting wet on the Depth Charge water slide ride at the park.

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