Speak to place Nottinghamshire and West Yorkshire under Tier 3 coronavirus limitations are under way.
This includes the areas in the Midlands managed by Nottinghamshire County Council and Nottingham City Council.
The prime minister’s spokesman added that talks are also taking place with West Yorkshire.
It comes as Stoke-on-Trent’s council asked to be moved up to Tier 2 due to increasing infections there.
Stoke-on-Trent City board leader Abi Brown stated she intended to stem infections and stop a “further escalation” to Tier 3.
It follows 4 trainees at Nottingham Trent University were fined ₤10,000 each for throwing a party earlier this week.
Nottingham has actually dealt with a considerable rise in the variety of cases in the location recently.
It was reported recently that the rate of brand-new COVID-19 infections in the