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Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: Hotel quarantine required for travellers from ‘red list’ countries” – below is their description.
Home Secretary Priti Patel has announced that 10 days of isolation in hotels will be required for UK nationals and residents returning from the any of the thirty ‘red list’ countries.
Anyone who has to leave the UK will have to declare a valid reason, with ‘a holiday’ not falling into this category.
Sky’s business correspondent Paul Kelso takes a look at what quarantining in a hotel looks like.Sky News YouTube Channel
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