Majority of Brits happy to carry vaccination cards if it means they could travel abroad study finds

Majority of Brits would be happy to carry vaccination cards if it meant they could travel abroad study finds amid Government’s proposals for jab passports Majority of Britons, 75 per cent, would be willing to carry proof of vaccination  Acceptance is highest among people over 65 who have been offered Covid-19  Anyone who gets a … Read more

Roadmap to happiness: Surge in proportion of Brits who believe life will be normal within six months

Roadmap to happiness: Proportion of Brits who believe life will return to normal within six months surges 10 per cent after Boris Johnson launches a plan to end the lockdown – but new data shows Covid financial hit has affected the poor the most Those who believe Covid crisis will be over within six months … Read more

P&O Cruises to offer Brits staycation ‘escape’ trips that will go on sale later in March 

P&O Cruises cancels some of its trips abroad this summer so it can offer Britons staycation voyages for the first time The trips are being billed by the cruise line as ‘the ultimate summer escapes’  The cruises, which will sail from Southampton, will go on sale later in March  In normal times, all P&O Cruises’s … Read more

Brits could get their Covid vaccine in a PILL in future, Oxford University says

Britons could get their coronavirus vaccine in the form of a pill in the future, according to the lead scientist behind Oxford University’s jab. Professor Sarah Gilbert told MPs today her team were focusing their efforts on new, injection-free ways to deliver the vaccine and stimulate a better immune response. The group are exploring delivering the … Read more

People aren’t waiting for your roadmap, Boris! Lockdown-weary Brits enjoy coffees with pals

Boris Johnson’s cautious approach to easing restrictions quickly came under strain as lockdown-weary Britons jumped the gun on his road map and started mixing with friends.  Coffee catch-ups in the park and outdoor sport remain banned until March – but after nearly a year of draconian Covid measures people took advantage of the recent good … Read more

Grayson Perry says working class Brits ‘spend all their money on tattoos’

Grayson Perry says working class people want to flaunt ‘every damn penny they spend’ and fork out on ‘flash cars, clothes and tattoos’ – while the middle-class are more concerned with showing off their plush homes Grayson Perry, 60, said working class Brits wanted to show ‘every penny’ spent He was speaking about the class … Read more

Lockdown-weary Brits already splashing out on staycation plans

Britons desperate to get away this summer have been scrambling to arrange high-end staycation plans in the UK as Boris Johnson unveiled his ‘roadmap’ out of the lockdown today.  Four and five-star hotels across the country have seen a surge in demand since the national lockdown as holidaymakers desperate for some respite from the coronavirus crisis look closer … Read more

Meet the Brits who’ve moved the office to Barbados thanks to a ‘passport to paradise’ scheme

For most of us, working from home is a daily grind spent at the kitchen table or holed up in a box room. But imagine setting up office with a view of tropical plants and the ocean — Barbados, to be precise. Determined to attract visitors while tourism is on its knees, the island’s government … Read more

Brits could enjoy quarantine-free holidays in Greece this summer as countries discuss jab passports 

Britons could enjoy quarantine-free holidays in Greece this summer as the two countries discuss vaccine passports.  Tourism minister Haris Theoharis said ‘technical discussions are underway’ to enable what Athens hopes will be a ‘semi-normal’ summer for its vital tourism industry. Nearly four million tourists normally visit Greece each year, with British visitors contributing more than … Read more

Spanish minister says Brits COULD go on holiday with ‘vaccine passports’

Costa del Sol here we come? Spanish minister says Britons COULD go on holiday there this summer with ‘vaccine passports’ and they WON’T have to quarantine Tourism minister fuels hopes Brits could go on holiday with ‘vaccine passports’ Fernando Valdes said the prospects are still ‘open’ as jab rollout surges ahead He played down the idea … Read more