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Portugal, Hungary, French Polynesia and Réunion to be removed from UK travel list

Christian Fernsby |
People arriving in England from Portugal, Hungary, French Polynesia and Réunion from 4am Saturday 12 September 2020 will need to self-isolate for 2 weeks as these countries and territories are removed from the travel exemptions list.

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Using the targeted islands policy announced this week, the government has been able to differentiate between Madeira and the Azores (which do not show a significant increase in cases), and the rest of Portugal.

This means that passengers arriving in England from Madeira and the Azores will not need to self-isolate, but those arriving from Portugal and its other islands will need to self-isolate as it will be removed from the travel corridor exemption list.

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