Rejected petition Stop lockdowns taking place during half term.

Quality family time needed. Children need to see friends, have sleepovers, go away on planned breaks / days out. Also busiest times for business. People should not be housebound, especially in Winter months. Mental health is just as important.

Why was this petition rejected?

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