Italy has confirmed its total national quarantine, which the SKWAWKBOX reported earlier that it was considering.
This will involve lockdown for 14 days for every citizen barring essential public service personnel.
The UK is approximately twelve days behind Italy in terms of number of cases and rate of spread.
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