Matthew McConaughey pleads with fans to stay indoors during coronavirus outbreak

Matthew McConaughey pleads with fans to stay indoors during coronavirus outbreak

Hollywood actor Matthew McConaughey has urged people to stay indoors during “these rough and tumble times”.

The Oscar-winning star shared a video to Instagram, telling fans that isolating is “not only the best defence against this virus, it’s the best offence”.

He said: “If you stay at home you’re not being passive, you’re not being cowardly, you’re actually being brave, courageous, you’re playing offence.

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She said: “During this time of quarantine, I hope you are all being strong and lifting each other up. My prayers with you.”

The coronavirus pandemic continues to profoundly alter day-to-day life in the UK.

The Government has launched a recruitment drive for 250,000 volunteers in good health to help vulnerable people, while the Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, announced that an exhibition centre in London will be converted into a new NHS hospital.

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