Passengers arriving at London Heathrow yesterday faced immigration delays of up to seven hours, and there have been long delays frequently.,,Heathrow Airport blames insufficient staffing at the Border Force due to Covid-19 prevention measurements to process the incoming passengers.
,Here’s an excerpt from the BBC:,Conclusion,They should have a clear picture of the number of incoming passengers daily that need to be processed and documents checked. A mandatory hotel quarantine in place from select destinations makes the process much longer for some arrivals.,It shouldn’t be that difficult to know the exact number of border employees required to prevent these six to seven hour-long waits that are perfect for further spreading the Covid-19.,The piece from the BBC is worthwhile to read for anyone arriving in the UK shortly. Better be prepared for a long wait to clear the immigration.,