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Grant Shapps to hold green list press conference TONIGHT to reveal UK holiday plans


GRANT Shapps is to hold a press conference tonight to reveal the green list of destinations for holidays this summer.

The Transport Secretary will lead the Downing Street briefing from 5pm.

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He will set out which countries Brits can travel to without having to quarantine on their return.

The plan will be signed off at a COVID-O meeting this morning.

Countries will be ranked either green, amber or red under a new traffic light system.

Only a handful of European countries are expected to make the first round of the green list, including Malta, Gibraltar, Iceland and Finland.

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