We are making progess!
This is a definite climb down, hopefully the first of many. We need to keep pushing, keep up the non compliance etc, make it impossible for their systems to work.
it appears that because we will not do as we are told , they are considering changing the law to fit in with what they think they can get away with.
"........Contacts of people infected with coronavirus may have to self-isolate for as little as seven days amid concerns about levels of public compliance with the NHS Test and Trace system.
Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis told Sky's Sophy Ridge that plans to reduce the quarantine period are under consideration.
He said: "Teams are looking at what we can do around those isolation periods. This will be scientifically-led.
"We are not ready to make a final decision or announcement on that yet but we want to make sure we are moving with science."