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    UK travel corridor system to be suspended from 18 Jan

    The post UK travel corridor system to be suspended from 18 Jan appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. British prime minister, Boris Johnson, has announced the UK will close all travel corridors to protect against the risk of as yet unidentified new Covid-19 strains. The new measures will take effect from today. Speaking at a Downing Street press conference, he said: “It is vital to take these extra measures now when, day-by-day, we are making such strides in protecting the population.” Currently, travellers are allowed to enter the UK without quarantine if arriving from a number of safe destinations. However, all arrivals will now be expected to…

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    UK traffic-light system for international travel and how it works

    The post UK traffic-light system for international travel and how it works appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. What do the green, amber, and red lists mean for travellers, and which countries are designated green? The colour list each country is on will dictate whether and where passengers arriving from them need to quarantine. Foreign trips were almost completely banned at the start of 2021 as the UK went into another national lockdown in the face of the biggest wave yet of coronavirus cases and deaths. But ministers say that soon people in England will be allowed to take trips overseas again, to go on holiday or…