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There Are Loads Of Cheap Travel Deals. Should You Book A Holiday? (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 10/06/2020 13:09:01

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus pandemic. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.After weeks of lockdown and restrictions slowly being eased,...

How 'S**thole' Countries Handled Coronavirus Better Than The US (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 09/06/2020 15:09:55

The coronavirus didn’t hit wealthy countries first, but it hit them hard. So far, nearly four out of five global Covid-19 deaths have occurred in the global north, which encompasses most develop...

UK Travel Quarantine Has Come Into Force - Here Are The Rules (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 08/06/2020 10:10:07

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more.Arrivals into the UK are now required to self-isolate for two weeks under new government rules...

UK Travel Quarantine Has Come Into Force – Here Are The Rules (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 08/06/2020 10:10:07

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more.Arrivals into the UK are now required to self-isolate for two weeks under new government rules...

20 Secret Staycation Swaps That Look Like They’re Abroad (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 06/06/2020 08:00:12

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus lockdown. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.It’s safe to say our summer holidays are going to look...

Everyone Travelling To France From The UK Will Now Have To Self Isolate For Two Weeks (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 23/05/2020 18:09:14

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more.Visitors travelling from the UK to France will have to self-isolate for 14 days to prevent the...

Coronavirus: Channel Islands exempt from UK quarantine rules (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 12/05/2020 13:16:30

Islanders will not need to isolate after travelling to the UK, but will have to if they return.

RNLI could cover fewer beaches if lockdown is eased (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/05/2020 02:01:51

About 35% of RNLI staff have been furloughed and work on boats and stations has been haltedCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
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  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
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Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death