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The British government said 45,738 people had died in hospitals, care homes and the wider community after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK as of 5pm on Friday, up by 61 from the day before, the Press Association reports.
Separate figures published by the UK’s statistics agencies show there have now been more than 56,100 deaths registered in the UK where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate.
The Sunday Times’ Tim Shipman has tweeted that the UK government will be announcing shortly that tourists who have visited Spain will have to quarantine for two weeks when they return to the UK from Sunday, as Spain experiences a second wave of coronavirus infections.
BREAKING: Govt to announce shortly that tourists in Spain will have to quarantine for two weeks when they return (unless they’re back by midnight tonight). Second wave of Covid-19 there has prompted decision to kick Spain off the safe country list