South Wales Covid outbreak blamed on trip to Doncaster races

Cases in Rhondda Cynon Taff linked to club outing that ‘stopped at a series of pubs’

A trip to Doncaster races by a group of sports fans from south Wales is being blamed for a cluster of Covid-19 cases in an area where a new, strict lockdown is being imposed.

Almost a quarter of a million people in Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) have been told that from Thursday they will not be able to leave the area without a reasonable excuse following a sharp rise in coronavirus cases.

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