Government considering new travel restrictions from Britain

first_img Government considering new travel restrictions from Britain WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Facebook Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Pinterest Twitter By News Highland – December 20, 2020 Twitter Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows center_img The government’s considering introducing new travel restrictions from Britain due to fears over a newly discovered strain of coronavirus.Speaking on RTE, Health Minister Stephen Donnelly says there will be an announcement on potential restrictions later today.The variant’s emergence has prompted the UK government to introduce strict new restrictions in London and south east England.Belgium, the Netherlands and Italy have also banned air travel from the UK because of the strain, which spreads more quickly and has caused an increase in infections.Director of the National Virus Reference Laboratory, Cillian De Gascun, says it’s ‘likely’ it’ll arrive here given the amount of travel between our two countries:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Virus3pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ Homepage BannerNews Google+ WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 Previous articleGardai seize cars with no insurance or NCT in InishowenNext articleTyrone beat Donegal in Ulster Minor Football Championship News Highland last_img

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