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Portugal's removal from green list a 'heavy blow' for travel sector

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Portugal's removal from green list a 'heavy blow' for travel sector

Portugal's removal from green list a 'heavy blow' for travel sector

Portugal will be added to the amber travel list as Transport Secretary Grant Shapps raised concerns of a new coronavirus mutation and rising cases.The holiday hotspot, including the islands of Madeira and the Azores, will be removed from the green list exempting the need to quarantine on return from 4am on Tuesday.


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Portugal will be added to the UK’s amber travel list as Transport Secretary Grant Shapps raised concerns of a new coronavirus mutation and rising cases.The holiday hotspot, including the islands of Madeira and the Azores, will be removed from the green list exempting the need to quarantine on return from 4am on Tuesday.

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