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Washing your hands is one of the easiest ways to protect yourself and others from coronavirus (COVID-19).

The @NHSuk has shared the best way to wash your hands here:

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For information local to Northern Ireland please visit: (5/5)

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For information local to Wales please visit: (4/5)

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For information local to England please visit: (2/5)

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For information local to Scotland please visit: (3/5)

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Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives. Stay informed about the latest rules in your area: (1/5)

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Replying to @DHSCgovuk: BREAKING NEWS: The Government has accepted @MHRAgovuk recommendation for authorisation of @OxfordVacGroup/@AstraZeneca's #CO

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BREAKING NEWS: The Government has accepted @MHRAgovuk recommendation for authorisation of @OxfordVacGroup/@AstraZeneca's #COVID19 vaccine for use in the UK.

This follows:

✅ clinical trials
✅ data analysis
✅ MHRA authorisation

Read full statement:

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Don't forget - washing your hands is one of the easiest ways to protect yourself and others from coronavirus (COVID-19).

The @NHSuk has shared the best way to wash your hands here:

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Replying to @DHSCgovuk: ⚠️ A number of areas will move into higher tiers from 00:01 on Saturday 26 December.

The government has decided to act ahea…

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⚠️ A number of areas will move into higher tiers from 00:01 on Saturday 26 December.

The government has decided to act ahead of the formal review point, in order to contain the spread of the new strain of #COVID19.

See the list of local restriction tiers by area 👇

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Are you in need of a new car?

You can use our step-by-step guide to make sure you don't miss anything important when you buy one:

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Replying to @transportgovuk: We have reached an agreement with French authorities to reopen the UK-French border.

Hauliers must not travel to #Kent

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We have reached an agreement with French authorities to reopen the UK-French border.

Hauliers must not travel to #Kent due to continued disruption in the area.

More here 👉

For the latest updates follow @HighwaysSEAST

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The next Bank Holiday in the UK is on 25 December 2020.

You can find all upcoming Bank Holidays here:

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Replying to @UK_CAA: Have your travel plans been affected by recent border closures or Tier 4 restrictions? You should speak to your airline for sup…

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Have your travel plans been affected by recent border closures or Tier 4 restrictions? You should speak to your airline for support in the first instance.

We have updated the consumer advice and guidance on our website to reflect the latest news:

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Each country has different rules for living and working in an EU country.

Check what you must do in the country where you live here:

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Are you interested in fostering, adoption or surrogacy?

You can find guidance here:

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Replying to @transportgovuk: The Test to Release for International Travellers scheme is now live✈️

Book a private COVID-19 test from the GOV UK li…

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The Test to Release for International Travellers scheme is now live✈️

Book a private COVID-19 test from the GOV UK list at the link below for the opportunity to reduce your self-isolation period👇



#TravelSafely

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Step 6: Back up your data. This creates a copy of your information and saves it to another device or to cloud storage (online).

For all advice and steps on staying safe this season visit @cyberawaregov here:
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Step 5: Update your apps and devices. When your apps and devices are out of date they have higher risk of having weaknesses within them.

This makes it easier for hackers to get your information. (6/7)

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Step 4: Turn on two-factor authentication (2FA). This helps to stop hackers from getting into your account even if they have your password.

For more information, including how to do this, please visit: (5/7)

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