Cop26: Scottish Greens co-leader tests positive for Covid ahead of climate summit in Glasgow

Scottish Greens co-leader Lorna Slater has received a positive Covid-19 result just hours before COP26 begins.

Saturday, 30th October 2021, 3:03 pm
Scottish Green Party Co Leader Lorna Slater speaking at the Scottish Parliament in Holyrood.

The MSP for the Lothian region said she will now self-isolate in line with NHS Scotland coronavirus guidelines.

Ms Slater, the Scottish Government’s minister for green skills, the circular economy and biodiversity, said on Twitter: “I had a positive Covid-19 test result.

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“I feel very relieved to be double vaccinated and have only cold-like symptoms.”

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