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In pictures: Super Saturday puts pubs and hairdressers back in business

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The easing of lockdown measures has come as a relief to many people across England.

Jacquie Grinham has her hair washed by Erin Slater

Pubs, restaurants and hairdressers across England have opened their doors to customers for the first time in months on so-called Super Saturday.

Business owners have taken a range of measures to comply with Government restrictions but the easing of lockdown measures has prompted concerns about a possible rise in coronavirus cases.

Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Carole Rickiby cuts the hair of customer Sandra Jacobs at Tusk Hair, in Camden, north London, after opening at midnight (Jonathan Brady/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Louise Arnold-Wilson (right) and Jennifer (left) were married at Runcorn Town Hall Registry Office at one minute past midnight (Halton Borough Council/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Customers queued early in the morning at a barbers in Ashford, Kent (Gareth Fuller/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Both barbers and customers wore masks (Gareth Fuller/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Lindy Barack was up early to open the doors of The Toll Gate, a Wetherspoons pub in Hornsey, north London (Aaron Chown/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Bar staff were kitted out in PPE (Aaron Chown/PA)

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Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Michael Robinson, 61, was one of the first people to have a pint (Aaron Chown/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Andrew Slawinaki, 51, caught up with the news while having a Guinness (Aaron Chown/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
At the Shakespeare’s Head pub in Holborn, customers were in early ordering breakfast (Yui Mok/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
In Leeds, barbers at Boris & Co were busy on their first day back at work (Danny Lawson/PA)

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Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
In Liverpool, a member of staff in PPE waited for customers at the reopening of The Old Stables Restaurant at Allerton Manor Golf Club (Peter Byrne/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Clients had their temperature taken as they arrived at the reopened The Salon Leeds (Danny Lawson/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Guests were socially distanced as they waited for the start of the wedding of Tom Hall and Heather McLaren, at St George’s Church, Leeds (Danny Lawson/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
But the couple were allowed to embrace when the happy moment came (Danny Lawson/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Friends were also happy to enjoy drinks together at The Victoria in Whitley Bay (Owen Humphreys/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
There seemed to be more traffic on roads such as the A1 near Morpeth (Owen Humphreys/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Some people headed on their first trip to the cinema in months (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Drinks on Super Saturday
People enjoy drinks at the Vinegar Yard bar, London (Kirsty O’Connor/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
They sat two metres apart at the Showcase Cinema, Bluewater, Kent (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Norwich City v Brighton & Hove Albion – Premier League – Carrow Road
But there are still no crowds at the football as the empty stands at Norwich show (Richard Heathcote/NMC Pool/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
Drinkers in Soho, London, as coronavirus lockdown restrictions are eased (Victoria Jones/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
(Victoria Jones/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
(Victoria Jones/PA)
Coronavirus – Sat Jul 4, 2020
(Victoria Jones/PA)
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Revellers in the Bigg Market area of Newcastle (Owen Humphreys/PA)

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