Guyanese banned from travelling to UK amidst fear of new

  • Published on: Jan 14, 2021 - 12:24 PM
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Guyanese banned from travelling to UK amidst fear of new (BBC) UK-bound arrivals from South America and Portugal will be banned from Friday over concerns about the Brazilian coronavirus variant. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said the change would come into force from 04:00 GMT. British and Irish citizens and foreign nationals with residence rights will still be able to travel but must isolate for 10 days, he said. The decision was announced following a meeting of ministers on Thursday. The ban applies to people who have travelled from, or through, Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guy …
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