‘Christmas bubbles’: Michael Gove announces relaxation of Covid measures over festive period

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Families across the UK will be able to gather in three-household groups of any size over Christmas, Michael Gove announced, after the heads of the devolved governments agreed on a relaxation of Covid restrictions over the festive period. The long-planned idea of ‘Christmas bubbles’ – which Gove insisted demonstrated a ‘cautious approach’ – was thrashed out in a meeting involving the four UK nations. It will allow people to travel around freely from 23 to 27 December, irrespective of what local tier of Covid restrictions they live in. Five days of Christmas UK Covid plan lets groups of three households mix

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