UK sets 15 February start date for Covid-19 hotel quarantine measures

Matt Hancock to take personal charge of implementation as pressure mounts on government over lack of details

Plans to detain arrivals to the UK from high-risk countries in quarantine hotels will not come into force until 15 February, the government has announced.

With pressure mounting on the government over the lack of details about the key border measure, it was announced that the health secretary, Matt Hancock, would take personal charge of implementation.

Continue reading… Source: The Guardian: UK sets 15 February start date for Covid-19 hotel quarantine measures ———