England abandons vaccine passport plans

Officials had previously suggested, however, that the plan would never become reality, and that the government was using the threat of vaccine passports to convince people to get the shots. In late July, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab pointed to the surge in vaccination appointments in France following its government’s announcement that proof of vaccination, a negative coronavirus test, or natural immunity would be required to access restaurants, cafes and other places beginning in August.

Source: WP