Passenger arriving from South Africa walked through Heathrow unchecked ‘within 10 minutes’

Home secretary Priti Patel is said to be looking into claims that a passenger arriving at Heathrow airport from South Africa was able to cross the border without facing any COVID checks. Sharon Feinstein, who lives in Islington, north London, claims she walked through the terminal following a trip to Johannesburg, where the mutant strain … Continued

Boris Johnson is urged to toughen border controls

The Prime Minister has been urged to toughen border controls after a passenger arriving from South Africa revealed she walked through Heathrow unchecked. Sharon Feinstein, who lives in Islington, north London, claims she walked through the terminal following a trip to Johannesburg, where the mutant strain is rife. Ms Feinstein landed yesterday after visiting her … Continued

Boris Johnson is urged to toughen border controls

The Prime Minister has been urged to toughen border controls after a passenger arriving from South Africa revealed she walked through Heathrow unchecked. Sharon Feinstein, who lives in Islington, north London, claims she walked through the terminal following a trip to Johannesburg, where the mutant strain is rife. Ms Feinstein landed yesterday after visiting her mother, and had … Continued

Good Morning Britain

  Passenger From South Africa ‘Shocked’ at Lack of Border Checks to Stop COVID Strain Sharon Feinstein arrived in the UK from South Africa yesterday and says she was through the border controls in 10 minutes with no checks. She tells Piers and Susanna she was shocked at the lack of checks. Tuesday 9 Feb 11.18am … Continued

‘DISGRACE’: No Border virus checks

Thousands arriving from variant-hit South Africa walk out airport unchecked. THE lack of border Covid checks were branded a “disgrace” yesterday when a traveller from South Africa entered unchallenged. The passenger got through Heathrow in just 10 minutes,  only 20 hours after leaving South Africa, where a mutant variant is running rife. Sharon Feinstein had all … Continued