A person in California has tested positive for the new Covid-19 variant, which was first identified by researchers in South Africa.
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Boris Johnson is under fire following reports he partied with staff in the run-up to Christmas and while the UK was in lockdown.
The health secretary has urged people to continue with their festive plans but has advised they take precautions.
WFH is back in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Will we regret it?
Hairdressers and takeaways have been added to the list of mask-mandatory venues.
There are similarities with previous Covid variants, and three new symptoms.
Jenny Harries, the chief executive of the UK Health Security Agency, also said working from home would be a 'good thing to do' if the new variant began to surge.
Gillian Keegan also said she would rather 'overreact than underreact' to the emergence of the new Covid strain.
Things are sounding bleak again, and we've been here before. How should we deal with it?
Worried about socialising with colleagues before seeing family at Christmas? Here's what to consider.
It may be more transmissible, but it's too early to say if we'll see more hospitalisations.
Face masks are back, isolation is changing and travel is tighter – the new Covid rules in case you missed them.
Brits have been urged to take Covid tests before entering busy shopping centres. Here's what else you can do.
Six countries have been added to the UK's red list for travel.
Those eligible are also encouraged to get the flu jab.
With talk of rising Covid cases over Christmas, experts share how we can best protect ourselves.
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The government has just altered its advice as it predicts more indoor socialising this winter.
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