British travellers hit by UK vaccination policy


Following last week’s front page article – ‘travel risk to the UK’ – a number of readers have contacted Costa Blanca News to report that they have fallen foul of regulations being applied by the British government.

Travellers told of holidays that have been ruined and the heart-break of not being able to see relatives due to the UK’s self-isolation rule.

The British Embassy confirmed that if a person has been vaccinated outside the UK, ‘even if they have received a vaccine that has been approved by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) for use in the UK, they are required to self-isolate if identified as a close contact’ of someone suffering from Covid-19.

Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News

Read more in this week’s print edition or go to e-paper


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.