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People coming in from three major countries must still spend 14 days in quarantine when they enter Britain.

Citizens from most European Union countries, or anyone flying from these countries, can come to England without the need to go into a 14-day quarantine. The lifting of the restriction was valid from Friday July 10 2020.

The British government still demands the quarantine from people traveling from the USA, Portugal and Sweden.

The full list of countries for which quarantine does not apply to people arriving in England:

  • Andorra
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belgium
  • Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
  • Croatia
  • Curaçao
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Dominica
  • Faroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Polynesia
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macau
  • Malta
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Caledonia
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Réunion
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • St Barthélemy
  • St Kitts and Nevis
  • St Lucia
  • St Pierre and Miquelon
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turkey
  • Vatican City
  • Vietnam

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Covid and Corona Rhymes Going Viral

Another (and less serious) Poem for a Pandemic.

Based on a little song or rhyme, this was contributed tongue-in-cheek (or face-in-mask) in a travel column for The Telegraph.

The Face-mask Hokey-cokey

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Normal schooling is way overdue. Most restrictions were unnecessary and the government and unions knew this at least a month ago.

By Paul Martin.

The reluctance of parents to send their children to school, for fear the environment there exposes them to a greater risk of catching Coronavirus, is illogical and damaging to their own children.  However do not blame the parents.  Blame the scientists who advise the government. And the teaching unions.  And of course the government, and the Opposition.