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Emergency measures have been introduced at the border to be in place for at least one month in order to protect the UK against new variants.
The list of countries, territories and regions from where people can travel to England and may not have to self-isolate is now suspended.
From Monday 18 January, if travellers do not present proof of a negative coronavirus (COVID-19) test result, they may not be able to board to travel to England and could be fined £500 on arrival. Anyone arriving from the 18 January must self-isolate for 10 days and complete a passenger locator form.
06 Feb 2024
Government borrowing fell to £7.8 billion in December 2023 giving Chancellor Jeremy Hunt more scope to make the tax cuts he has hinted at in the Spring Budget.
Tax cut promises may need to be scrapped as a result of the UK being in an 'unfortunate economic and fiscal bind', the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has warned.
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