97.5% of in-person coronavirus (COVID-19) tests returned next day
Statistics covering the 5th week of operation (25 June to 1 July) of the NHS Test and Trace service have been published today.
Department of Health and Social Care
We’ve launched a new pilot to test some people who work in "high-contact" jobs - such as taxi drivers, cleaners and retail assistants. This evaluation will help assess the prevalence of coronavirus among people without symptoms. More info:
presenting it as a "success" in press release today though