• England's Venues Are Open Again, But New Vaccine Passport Plans Stir Discontent

    15 days ago - By Billboard

    LONDON - Government plans in England to allow only fully vaccinated patrons into nightclubs and large music venues have been criticized as a “hammer blow” for the country's struggling live and night-time industries as they seek to rebuild.
    Speaking at a press conference on Monday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that the new measures would come into force by the end of September, by which time everyone in England aged over 18 will have been offered both COVID-19 vaccine doses.
    The prime minister - who is self-isolating at his Chequers country home after health minister Sajid Javid...
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