Covid-19: Calls for government to relax self-isolation rules amidst 'Ping-demic' confusion | 5 News

Published on 23 Jul 2021, 16:47
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► The Government is facing increasing pressure to bring forward the relaxation of self-isolation rules in England, following claims its exemptions do not go far enough. Limited numbers of fully vaccinated critical workers can now go to work even if they have been pinged by the NHS app, but for everyone else the rules do not change until the 16th of August.

► Over 600,000 people told to isolate by COVID app in one week, in so-called ‘pingdemic’ | 5 News

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