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Farmers call for an army of Land Girls - and boys - to help pick fruit and veg

Farmers call for an army of Land Girls - and boys - to help pick fruit and veg

8 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Travel bans mean farmers have lost thousands of foreign workers they need to pick fruit and veg. The industry trade body British Summer Fruits fears produce will rot in fields...
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US Sec. of State Pompeo: US, Mexico working on travel restrictions to curb coronavirus

8 days ago   |   FXCM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, he is discussing travel restrictions between the US and Mexico with his Mexican counterpart to curb the spread of...
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Michel Barnier has COVID-19

9 days ago   |   Politico   |   8 articles

LONDON - EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has tested positive for COVID-19. The top Brussels official said on Twitter today he was doing well and “in good spirits.” He...
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US-Canada border to close to all non-essential traffic

US-Canada border to close to all non-essential traffic

10 days ago   |   Business Traveller   |   4 articles

Trade will continue, but all non-essential travel between the countries will be restricted
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Anticipating ‘shelter-in-place' orders across the country, trade groups push for exceptions for biopharma employees

10 days ago   |   STAT

As more regional governments consider ordering residents to largely stay inside their homes to try to slow the spread of the coronavirus, drug industry trade groups are pushing...
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President Trump says US and Canada ‘mutually closing' border for non-essential travel to fight coronavirus crisis

10 days ago   |   The Sun   |   2 articles

THE US-Canada border will be closed off to non-essential traffic in an effort to fight the escalating coronavirus pandemic, President Trump announced Wednesday. Both countries...
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Canada, US plan to close border to non-essential travel

10 days ago   |   Politico

OTTAWA - Canada and the U.S. are working together on an agreement to suspend non-essential travel between the two countries, a Canadian government official confirmed to...
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Coronavirus update: S. Korea confirms 93 new cases, US, Canada likely to suspend non-essential travel

10 days ago   |   FXCM

The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday, South Korea confirmed 93 new coronavirus cases, with the total count now at 8,413. The South reported 3...
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Merkel expresses concern over impact of border restrictions on EU trade

10 days ago   |   Politico

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday it is “crucial” to maintain the free flow of goods despite EU countries closing their borders because of the coronavirus. “At the...
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The EU travel ban explained

11 days ago   |   Politico

Travelers from outside Europe will soon be unable to enter the EU, under a new plan aimed at slowing the spread of the new coronavirus and preventing any added burden to...
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Ant and Dec will host Saturday Night Takeaway finale from their sofas due to...

Ant and Dec will host Saturday Night Takeaway finale from their sofas due to coronavirus lockdown

Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway is still airing as planned Ant and Dec will host tonight's episode of Saturday Night Takeaway from their homes due to the coronavirus... Read more ...

Bogus police try to ‘fine' woman £60 for unnecessary travel

Bogus police try to ‘fine' woman £60 for unnecessary travel

A road sign in Leicester urging people to only make essential journeys Fake police officers pulled a woman over and tried to ‘fine' her £60 for unnecessary travel during the... Read more ...

TGV transforms into high-speed ambulance

TGV transforms into high-speed ambulance

One of France's high speed TGV trains is being used to relocate patients to less crowded hospitals. Read more ...

Next closes online operation after backlash over keeping warehouses open

Next closes online operation after backlash over keeping warehouses open

Next had faced heavy criticism for continuing its delivery service Fashion giant Next has been forced into a U-turn after asking workers to travel into stores to pick online... Read more ...

Coronavirus UK: If you're stuck abroad, does travel insurance cover your...

Coronavirus UK: If you're stuck abroad, does travel insurance cover your home journey amid Covid-19 pandemic?

Brits are struggling to get home amid the coronavirus pandemic If Brits at home are starting to get sick of coronavirus and the lockdown rules, spare a thought for those stuck... Read more ...

Hamilton compares UK lockdown to animal captivity

Hamilton compares UK lockdown to animal captivity

Lewis Hamilton has used the current UK lockdown to draw comparisons to how animals are held captive in zoos and circuses. The coronavirus pandemic has meant that strict... Read more ...

Khabib vs Tony Ferguson issued MAJOR blow as Russia set to implement...

Khabib vs Tony Ferguson issued MAJOR blow as Russia set to implement COVID-19 travel ban

Khabib Nurmagomedov's long-awaited showdown with Tony Ferguson looks to have suffered yet another huge blow. Read more ...

Chelsea forward Pedro reveals anguish at being split from his family amid...

Chelsea forward Pedro reveals anguish at being split from his family amid coronavrius outbreak

Pedro's children are in his native Spain and the 32-year-old has been unable to travel back to his home country to link up with his family. Read more ...

Cancer care could stop for patients at risk of catching coronavirus in hospital

Cancer care could stop for patients at risk of catching coronavirus in hospital

NHS Chief Executive Sir Simon Stevens at a Downing Street press conference yesterday Some cancer care could be stopped during the coronavirus crisis, the NHS chief executive... Read more ...

Gardening Top Tips from Tom

Gardening Top Tips from Tom

Over the next few weeks or months, we will find ourselves scrambling for things to do to keep us busy! Have you always wanted to make your garden presentable but never had the... Read more ...