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From Iceland travel advice to finding insurance firms with coronavirus cover, we can help (source — 09/08/2020 20:53:37

The Holiday Guru is always on hand to answer your questions. And with the pandemic causing mass confusion among travellers, the Guru's advice has never been more sought after.

What are Iceland's travel restrictions? How to get insurance with COVID-19 cover? (source — ) 08/08/2020 14:10:26

This week issues tackled include Iceland's travel rules and restrictions, which holiday firms will have future cover for COVID-19 and how to get a refund on a cancelled cruise.

Eurovision Song Contest To Launch New US Version, Bosses Confirm (source — 07/08/2020 12:54:40

Eurovision has announced that it is coming to America for the first time.However, rather than the US competing in the existing contest – which already features entrants from outside of Europe, i...

Outbreak at Iceland warehouse leads to coronavirus spike in Swindon (source — 04/08/2020 10:31:45

Swindon Borough Council health chiefs said that mobile testing teams had been called in after the outbreak at XPO Logistics where 64 workers have so far tested positive.

Coronavirus outbreaks at Iceland, Royal Mail and Honda all in the same region (source — 31/07/2020 11:40:24

A coronavirus outbreak has taken place at an Iceland food distribution centre in Swindon, with workers now being offered on-site testing in a bid to contain the spread

Iceland coronavirus outbreak: Swindon hit by HUGE wave as 51 depot employees infected (source — 31/07/2020 11:39:00

CORONAVIRUS has forced a distribution centre for Iceland's supermarket to close after an outbreak of the invisible killer disease.

Outbreak at Iceland warehouse as 51 workers test positive for coronavirus (source — 31/07/2020 11:34:20

The distribution centre is still open.

Coronavirus outbreak at Iceland distribution centre sees 51 workers test positive (source — 31/07/2020 11:23:33

Some 21 employees at the depot in Swindon tested positive for Covid-19 yesterday, on top of another 30 who were confirmed to have the virus on Wednesday.

Coronavirus outbreak at Iceland distribution centre in Swindon as 51 staff test positive (source — 31/07/2020 10:38:28

A CORONAVIRUS outbreak at an Iceland depot has broken out with 51 staff infected. The warehouse in Swindon, which distributes food to the supermarket across the region, has not been closed following t...

Iceland launches stricter coronavirus measures after spike in cases (source — 30/07/2020 17:17:01

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.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
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