Keyword: British variant Covid

UK variant accounts for 'about half' of France's Covid cases, PM says

Jean Castex also said the spread of the virus was worrying in 20 French departments – the country's administrative regions – including Paris and the areas surrounding the capital.

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French PM: all Covid restrictions stay in place, border with UK closed

Prime minister Jean Castex announced that all facilities currently closed in France will remain closed and that the situation for theatres, gyms and ski stations will be reviewed on 20 January.