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Coronavirus live blog, March 17
Last updated: Thursday, 01 January, 1970, 01:00
PM advises to "avoid" pubs, clubs, the office, and all unnecessary social contact and travel
Idris Elba becomes the latest celebrity to test positive for the virus, as Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson leave hospital
France imposes 15-day lockdown and deploys 100,000 police to enforce it