The Guardian says New Zealand is shutting down the quarantine-free travel bubble with Australia for two months, as the country grapples with a number of serious outbreaks of Covid-19
The Balearic Islands – including Ibiza, Majorca and Minorca – will be moved back to the amber list.
Ibiza, Majorca and Menorca are being moved onto England’s amber travel list along with the Balearic Islands and other UK nations are expected to follow soon.
Airlines have said there has been a rapid increase in bookings for flights and holidays since the announcement that travellers.
The UK is expecting another travel list update this month, and The Telegraph is reporting three’s plenty of countries that could be added to the UK’s green list.
Matt Hancock told Sky News that quarantine-free travel to amber list countries for people who have been fully vaccinated is being worked on
No 10 is considering relaxing restrictions around international travel for Brits who have had both doses of the vaccine.
A fault discovered amongst a fleet of trams has suspended indefinitely the tram service throughout the West Midlands.
The environment secretary George Eustice has said Britons should spend their summer holidays in the UK this year and avoid all foreign travel unless necessary.
The BBC says it is understood Portugal will be removed from the UK’s travel green list and will be added to the amber list later today.