Gatwick Airport has launched rapid £60 tests for passengers heading on holiday while Heathrow Airport has already trialled Covid testing for travellers heading to Hong Kong. … [Read more...] about When can I go on holiday, what is the new quarantine rule and how much will Covid tests cost?
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The 'deconfinement' is expected to take place in three phases - the first of which will begin on December 1 and last until the Christmas period, the second of which will be in place over the holidays, and the third of which will begin on January 1. … [Read more...] about Europe’s Covid Christmas: How coronavirus restrictions on the continent will see police checks at dinner, New Year’s Eve curfews and KISSING ruled out over festive period
Asked about the criteria for an area to exit Tier Three, Mr Hancock told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: 'The first thing that's most important is that the case rate has to be coming down, and in particular we look at the number of cases amongst the over-60s because that's the number that is likely to translate into hospital admissions and sadly into deaths.' … [Read more...] about FIFTY Northern Tory MPs mount a lockdown revolt: Boris faces a ‘red wall’ rebellion and demands for an ‘exit map’ – as eight million people are plunged into toughest coronavirus restrictions with addition of Nottingham and Warrington to Tier 3
'I'd like to think I will go back eventually' Primary school teaching assistant Dawn Harrison from Hertfordshire was furloughed on 30 March, ten days after Boris Johnson announced schools would be closing in response to the coronavirus pandemic. … [Read more...] about ‘Sell one of your two yachts!’: Outrage as billionaire Sir Philip Green asks for taxpayer help to pay emergency wages to 14,500 workers he has furloughed
Meanwhile, Which? has exposed a Black Friday deals "scam" as just one in ten items are cheaper on the official day. … [Read more...] about Next, B&M and M&S NOT doing Black Friday as retailers shun biggest shopping day of the year