The travel industry, which has been hammered by the pandemic, has long complained that the costs of tests are too high.
Arrivals from Spain and all its islands are advised to use a PCR test as their pre-departure test wherever possible.
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There is, and has been, a blanket ban on non residents coming from third party countries.
The UK will categorise countries according to their level of vaccination, degree of infection, presence of risk variants and scientific data.