My daughter was meant to be travelling to Italy today to see her dad for Xmas but tested positive for Covid last night so we’ve come home. All flights to Italy from the UK have been cancelled today due to the variant CV strain so she wouldn’t have been going anyway even if the test had been negative.
She’s fine - just a few sniffles, no other symptoms. I’m feeling ok, had a cracking headache last night but put that down to the stress of the travel, tests, and ever-changing lockdown rules!
So, it will be the two of us cosying up at home (in our masks!!) and self-isolating for the next 10 days. I had already cancelled my plans to see family pre tier 4 announcement so was expecting to be on my own for Xmas this year. I’m happy to have her back home.
I had a chat with friends in Germany and Australia this morning. Marina lives in Munich with her son. Germany’s in lockdown so they’re not allowed out after 9 pm - or risk a £500 fine. She’s doing
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