The ingenious ways people are dealing with the boredom of coronavirus lockdown

People are coming up with some very creative ways of staying entertained while under lockdown (Twitter)

People have been coming up with ingenious ways to deal with boredom during the coronavirus lockdown.

Videos posted online show the public creating their own unique home discos, finding elaborate ways to keep fit and also playing sports with neighbours through windows.

Boris Johnson announced further a restriction on Wednesday when he said schools would close to try and stop the spread of Covid-19.

The Government has also asked the public to avoid gatherings and crowded places, including pubs and restaurants, which means people will have to think up more ways to enjoy themselves in self-isolation. 

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Here are a few examples taken from the #CoronaVirusChallenge on Twitter of people entertaining themselves:

Some people are creating their own kitchen disco.

This unique DJ set features hand santiser and toilet paper.

This man has found a creative way to keep fit.

Every little thing you can do helps.

Neighbours enjoy a game of tennis.

Please do not try this at home.