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Exclusive: Child Refugee Resettlement Plummeted After Boris Johnson Became PM (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 12/10/2020 09:17:47

The number of vulnerable refugee children being resettled in the UK via a flagship government scheme has plummeted since Boris Johnson became prime minister, official figures show.In the last quarter ...

The Clock Is Ticking On Brexit. So Where's That Oven-Ready Deal? (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 03/09/2020 08:00:15

It’s now September and the month for the Conservative government to finally get serious about securing a trade deal with the European Union. In June, Boris Johnson claimed there was no reason a ...

The Potential Nightmare Facing The UK If No-Deal Brexit And Second Coronavirus Wave Collide (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 23/08/2020 16:33:58

Power shortages, violence and troops on the streets and even military airdrops to provide food to the Channel Islands have all been detailed in a “reasonable worst-case scenario” docu...

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.

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