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One Brazilian coronavirus variant detected in UK before travel ban - virologist

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

One of two Brazilian coronavirus variants was detected in the UK ahead of ministers banning the arrival of travellers from South America to limit the spread of a concerning new strain, a leading virologist has said.
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Brazil Covid variant is NOT in UK, says Grant Shapps as South America travel ban begins

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

A new infectious coronavirus variant found in Brazil has not yet reached the UK, the Transport Secretary has said.
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Shapps ‘not aware' of Brazilian variant in UK as South America travel ban hits

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said he is “not aware” of any cases of the Brazilian coronavirus variant in the UK as travellers from across South America were banned from entry.
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Coronavirus Brazil variant: Britons are stuck abroad as South America travel bans come into force

Coronavirus Brazil variant: Britons are stuck abroad as South America travel bans come into force

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Travel to Britain from all of South America as well as Portugal has been banned since 4am this morning because of concerns over the Brazilian variant of coronavirus.
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