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Covid: How ready is Scotland to unlock?

Apr 14, 2021 - BBC

By Christopher Sleight BBC Scotland news

Covid travel restrictions around Scotland are due to be eased on Friday, earlier than expected, but there will be a much more significant relaxation in the rules from 26 April. As Scotland prepares to unlock, what is the state of the epidemic in the country? Infection rates reach 'moderate' level The emergence of the Kent Covid variant in the weeks before Christmas drove a massive spike in cases in Scotland.

At the beginning of the year, the...