The First Minister released vital Christmas guidance at a press conference in Edinburgh on Wednesday.
People are recommended to remain with their own households in their own house at Christmas, only forming Christmas bubbles if they absolutely have to.
She added that if someone hasn’t already planned a Christmas bubble, they now shouldn’t.
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Last updated: Thursday, 17 December, 2020, 13:43
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