Double jabbed in Wales won't have to self-isolate from 7 August - nine days earlier than in England

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Fully vaccinated adults in Wales will no longer have to self-isolate if they are a close contact of someone with coronavirus from 7 August.

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Published on July 30, 2021 -  00:32
Shapps defends decision to ease isolation rules on August 16
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has defended the governmentโ€™s decision to wait nine days longer than Wales for self-isolation rules to change. In England, self-isolation rules following a Covid-19 contact will lift for the fully vaccinated from August 16, while Wales will make the change on August 7 and Scotland, on August 9. Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter at

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