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People arriving in UK from travel ban areas will be forced to quarantine in Government approved hotels

Travellers arriving in the UK from countries on the travel ban “red list” will have to quarantine in a Government-approved hotel from February 15, it has been announced.

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) said it was working “at pace” to roll out managed quarantine facilities in time for British nationals returning to the UK from high-risk destinations.

The decision to require travellers to self-isolate for 10 days in approved accommodation to ensure they follow the rules was originally announced last week following the emergence of new coronavirus variants in South Africa and Brazil.

However, ministers have been

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Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson tours Spanish Fork vaccination facility with Utah County officials | Government and Politics

Utah Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson spent Friday afternoon touring a Spanish Fork vaccination facility with a handful of Utah County health officials as hundreds of residents over 70 lined up to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

The Utah County Health Department-operated facility opened earlier this week inside an old Shopko location in south Utah County.

Eric Edwards, a health officer with the county health department, said more than 1,700 vaccinations would be administered at the facility by the end of Friday, the highest daily count since the facility opened on Tuesday.

That is because extra spots became available on Friday, allowing

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