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COVID-19: Full UK border closure 'considered' & plans for '£500' COVID payment



Environment Secretary George Eustice has told Sky News the UK Government has “considered” the full closure of the UK’s borders.

It comes after new variants of the coronavirus from South Africa and Brazil emerged.

Meanwhile in a move to persuade people to self-isolate, ministers are considering a £500 payment to anyone who tests positive for coronavirus.

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28 Comments

  1. According the cimements across the posts, they hate the government for not closing the border sooner, so I tkae it these are not the same people who hate the lockdowns and demand freedom?

  2. i broke my leg a few years ago ssp is useless it doesnt touch the sides for the average outgoings of a working person

  3. Whatever happened to protect the British people, which is not what this country's Government is doing it is just a repeat of what actions the Government took in March last year causing the deaths of over 50,000 people and now we at heading for 100,000 deaths

  4. As I can see our immune system saved us,most of us survived,now they pay 500 to find 1 infected.Good luck with that.

  5. my question is what are they going to do with visitors who are already locked up here?are they gonna be given £500 if they test positive ?

  6. Took a year to ‘consider’ a border if they would of been shut off ages ago then maybe we would be back to normal!

  7. i have a better idea £500 for dobbing somone in for breaking the rules , they get fined a grand , its a win win situation

  8. In London there r prostitute houses in soho that don't move. Prostitution is illegal in England. I'd say it beyond setting an example to the word these lot r pedigree. Shameful. Boycott uk today

  9. i dont trust the vaccine they're pushing for whats essentially the common cold. i wont be taking it even when being bribed with 500

  10. What's the point closing borders.. there's security's for leaving and arriving in the country

  11. Easy way try vitamin D3. Pretty much of whats going on is nothing to do with this. An untested vxax; Do some reading first.

  12. Me and my wife both had Covid last September. Amazingly, although I was really ill with it and off work for 5 weeks, my test result said 'inconclusive!'
    My wife never even received her result.
    So, instead of getting £500 each, it's highly likely we'd get eff all – even though we had the virus.

  13. Don't really think there will be a spike in fake positive tests? Come on is because I am Italian that's why is so clear?

  14. one year without going away for holiday is not the end of the world! grow up and deal with it!

  15. Why is Sky News popping up on my notifications? I have no interest in watching any of this

  16. More Twattery from a corrupt criminal Cabal government. …ramping up for the reset…..More orders from their paymasters ,bankers R and R.

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