People on repatriation flight from Coronavirus epicentre in China will be taken to Milton Keynes for isolation

It has been announced this afternoon

Friday, 7th February 2020, 4:26 pm
Updated Friday, 7th February 2020, 4:41 pm

A further repatriation flight from China - at the heart of the Coronavirus outbreak - will arrive in the UK on Sunday.

The group on the flight will be taken for 14 days of isolation at a NHS facility in Milton Keynes it has been claimed.

BBC news health editor Hugh Pym said on Twitter this afternoon: "I understand British citizens flying back from Wuhan on Sunday will be accommodated in quarantine at an NHS facility in Milton Keynes."

The information is yet to be officially verified.

More on this as we get it.

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