In full: Boris Johnson suspends all travel corridors due to Covid-19 variants |
In full: Boris Johnson suspends all travel corridors due to Covid-19 variants
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will hold a Downing Street press conference alongside England’s chief medical officer Professor Chris Whitty and chief scientific officer Sir Patrick Vallance at 5pm, No 10 said.
It comes after one of the Brazilian variants has been detected in the UK.
Professor Wendy Barclay, head of G2P-UK National Virology Consortium, a new project set up to study the effects of emerging coronavirus mutations, said one Brazilian variant of coronavirus has been detected in the UK.
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