driven by the data. Rising
numbers of COVID-19 infections in some parts of Europe could derail UK
plans to re-open travel routes from mid-May.
"We are having debates, discussions about
travel...but I think what we also have to do is be driven by the data,
we've got to see how coronavirus develops," he said. P&O Cruises said earlier on Wednesday that it would only accept as passengers those who have had the vaccine for trips around the UK this summer, sparking a fresh debate on the issue.
"We are discussing what the best way to proceed is," Kwarteng told the BBC when asked about the fairness of non-vaccinated people being denied access to hospitality, entertainment and travel.
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