Are takeaways still allowed to be open?

I hear all pubs, cafes and restaurants now compulsorily have to close as of tonight. Does that include takeaways? By that I mean…not ‘Eat Now’ and all the other virtual things you order via your phone to deliver by scooter to your door - can I legally and physically walk into my local S E London takeaway kebab, Chinese, fish n chip shop tomorrow and buy food?

Takeaways are ok. From

Cafes, pubs and restaurants must close from Friday night - except for take-away food - to tackle coronavirus, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said.

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In light of yesterdays update, I thought I’d revisit this topic. I can’t find an update on the Beeb, but here’s an authoritative source from UK Government guidance for businesses:


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