Test And Trace

PM defends Test and Trace ‘value’ as budget soars to £22 billion

About four in 10 contacts of those who test positive for the virus are still not being reached, according to latest figures.

Test and Trace struggling to reach more than 60% of contacts

A total of 60.4% of close contacts in England were reached in the week ending November 4, up slightly from 60.2% in the previous seven days.

Test and Trace suffers worst week ever for reaching Covid case contacts

It is the highest weekly figures since Test and Trace was put in place at the end of May, and is an 8% increase in positive cases compared to the previous week.